Scam Alert on Whatsapp by training providers

Jun 01, 2020

‚ÄčIt has come to our attention that an alleged scam has been circulating via WhatsApp, informing members of the public to register for an IBF course to benefit from the Course Fee Subsidies and Training Allowance Grants without actual attendance of the course. We wish to highlight that all IBF Training Scheme claims are subject to audit checks.

IBF takes a serious view of any individual, training provider or organisation that abuses IBF Funding Schemes and will not hesitate to act against any who contravene our funding rules or terms of use. We are investigating this matter. Should you be contacted by any individual or organisation offering suspicious offers, please report to us at