Herndon, VA (PRWEB) March 15, 2010
The American Society of Appraisers (ASA)’s Business Valuation Committee is pleased to announce the update of their Principles of Valuation (POV) Education Series with a new and improved curriculum. This new curriculum is designed to address current topics which appraisers face. Required coursework to achieve the ASA designation, appraisers can take advantage of these updated courses on their journey towards achieving the preeminent accreditation for appraisers, Accredited Member or Accredited Senior Appraiser. ASA accredited appraisers enjoy a multitude of member benefits, a competitive advantage in the marketplace, and opportunities to further their professional development.
Introduction to Business Valuation – Part 1 (BV201)
This introductory course provides students with an overview of the three basic approaches to valuation as well as an in-depth knowledge of the market approach. Focusing on IRS Revenue Ruling 59-60, the 3-day course includes instruction on how to do company analysis, industry and economic analysis and financial analysis.
April 8-11, 2010 - Annapolis, MD • May 13-16, 2010 - Chicago, IL
Introduction to Business Valuation – Part 2 (BV202)
The 2nd of 4 courses in the Principles of Valuation (POV) series presents the theory and application of the income approach and its various methodologies, as well as the asset-based approach. Basic capitalization models and discounting models are shown in the context of earnings and cash flow measurements, as well as equity and invested capital assignments.
March 18-21, 2010 - Manhattan Beach, CA • June 10-13, 2010 - Manhattan Beach, CA
Business Valuation Case Study (BV203)
This capstone course applies the theory learned in the first two courses in an actual valuation case study. Building upon the concepts learned, students work in groups to analyze the subject company and derive their own opinion of value.
April 8-11, 2010 - Annapolis, MD • June 10-13, 2010 - Manhattan Beach, CA
BV204: Advanced Topics in Business Valuation (BV204)
The final POV course presents experienced appraisers with 5 advanced valuation topics. Current topics include valuation adjustments, issues in the valuation of pass-through entities, valuation in volatile markets, international cost of capital and accounting for intangible value.
May 13-16, 2010 - Chicago, IL
For more information about ASA’s Education Courses, please visit us at http://tinyurl.com/asaed.
The American Society of Appraisers is an international organization of appraisal professionals and others dedicated to the education, development and growth of the appraisal profession. ASA is the oldest and only major organization representing ALL disciplines of appraisal specialists, originating in 1936 and incorporating in 1952. ASA’s headquarters is in the metropolitan Washington, DC area. To find an accredited appraiser near you, visit appraisers.org or call (800)272-8258.