Payment Ecosystem Introduction 

Understand the basics of the EMV ecosystem

This training course enables participants to understand EMV migration and its benefits for merchants and acquirers.


  • Receive a complete overview of EMV

  • Understand the chip card evolution

  • Learn the history of EMVCo and the goals of EMV

  • Recognize the roles of each industry player

  • Understand the process of an EMV transaction

  • Identify the differences between the main payments schemes

Key topics

  • Review of magnetic stripe transactions and technology

  • Basics of chip card technology

  • Overview of an EMV transaction

  • EMV business drivers

  • EMV benefits and challenges

Day 1 | All you need to know about EMV


An overview of EMV

  • What is a smartcard?

  • The customer journey

  • What is EMV and EMVCo?

  • Overview of EMV migration and certification

  • The business drivers behind EMV

  • The benefits and challenges of EMV


Payment schemes

  • The payment ecosystem

  • Roles and responsibilities within the ecosystem

  • What is a transaction flow

  • The differences between the payment schemes

  • Requirements and recommendations

Level of difficulty

new comer


1 day


10 max




Very basic knowledge on payment and card systems

Training pack

Your training pack includes:

  • A binder

  • A note book

  • A pen

  • An USB key

  • Your certificate

Training pack

  • Stay in contact with your FIME trainer, following your session for continued support and insight

  • Be part of FIME's trainee community and stay up to date with the latest technological developments

  • Receive an official FIME certificate to recognize your participation

Dedicated training session (at customer premises)

To organize a dedicated training session in your premises for your staff only, please