Involvement of the central bank in the cash cycle – external cash recycling

Application deadline

22 April 2022


Participants of this online course will receive an introduction into the monitoring of cash processing activities carried out by private institutions in Germany acting, for example, in CIT roles. You will learn about checking procedures and reporting requirements, as well as being introduced to the procedures for machine testing.


  • Cash cycle and private re-circulation models
  • Legal aspects of cash recycling (banknotes/coins)
  • Monitoring activities (on-site inspection; off-site control)
  • Machine certification process
  • Reporting requirements

Target group

This online course is aimed at central bank employees involved in looking after the national cash cycle in their homeland or who would like to gain an insight into how the Bundesbank has organised its monitoring activities.

The online course will also be of particular interest for experts in cash analysis or their superiors.

Technical requirements

Computer with microphone, camera, speakers or headphones; an up-to-date internet browser.

Online application

Please apply online by clicking on the registration button within the application period. 

Registration deadline: 22. April 2022, 23:59 p.m.