Explore the dynamic world of commercial loan financing with this informative course. In today's competitive business and legal landscape, understanding the diverse array of commercial loan products is essential for lawyers, financial professionals and anyone involved in the world of finance.

This course provides a basic examination of various commercial loan options and products through engaging lectures and case studies.

Whether you're looking to enhance your career prospects, advise clients on financing transactions strategies, or simply broaden your banking and finance acumen, this course is your gateway to mastering commercial loan financing transactions.

Join us for a four-hour course, held over two days.

When and where?

This course will be presented twice in 2024:

  • 18 to 19 April 2024, 9:00 to 11:00 SAST
  • 9 to 10 September 2024, 9:00 to 11:00 SAST

This course will be held remotely, most likely on Zoom - exact details will be sent to registered participants a few days before the course.

Course outline

The course will introduce participants to the following:

  • Different types of loans i.e. term, revolving, bridging or multicurrency Loans
  • Senior v mezzanine loans
  • Investment grade v speculative grade loans
  • Agri-finance
  • Asset finance
  • Islamic finance
  • Project finance
  • Property finance
  • Structured trade and commodity finance
  • Transport finance

Who will benefit from this course?

This course is aimed at junior attorneys, paralegals and corporate employees who work in the commercial or banking space and would like to gain a basic understanding of the different types of commercial loans. Anyone who is interested in a career in banking and corporate finance would also benefit from this course.


Rorisang Mzozoyana is a Senior-Legal Counsel (Banking and Finance) and has over 15 years’ practical legal experience having worked as an attorney for international corporate law firms in New York, Johannesburg and Cape Town and for South African investment banks. She lectured law at the University of Witwatersrand and is the founder and CEO of Lexelerate (Pty) Ltd, a company with the ambitious goal of reshaping how we think about, learn about and practise law. She regularly provides legal training and facilitates workshops and webinars for different organisations. She is an admitted attorney of the High Court of South Africa and holds an LLM (Corporate Law) from the University of the Witwatersrand, a BA LLB from Rhodes University and a certificate in Training and Development Management from UCT (in collaboration with GetSmarter) amongst other qualifications. She was selected as one of the Mail & Guardian’s 200 Young South Africans (2017).

How much?

R1,390 per person


A certificate of attendance from UCT will be issued to those who attend the full course.

How to sign up

Complete and submit the registration form. You will then be given the payment information. Please note that registrations will not be accepted until payment has been made.

One or two days before the course, we will send you the Zoom link. You will need to register and use a password to enter the virtual classroom.

Registrations close three days before the course starts.

Download the brochure.

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