VFR certificate, part 2: Application of valuation principles

Take a deeper dive into valuation for financial reporting and learn how to analyze impairment and assess value for intangible assets.

Event Details

Jointly Presented By:

CPA Canada and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators

Location and date:
Online On-Demand Event

Build on the fundamental principles you covered in the first part of this program. Over the course of eight online modules and two formative case studies, you will refine your expertise in valuation for financial reporting.

Learn to accurately analyze impairment, determine the correct approach to valuing intangible assets and distinguish your role and responsibilities as a valuator from audit teams and management when performing engagements.

You’ll also complete two in-depth case studies that are grounded in real-life examples so you can apply what you’ve learned about fair valuation and receive expert feedback.

Note: Part 2 can be taken individually or paired with Part 1 to earn the VFR Certificate.

Content coming March 2020..

Additional options and pricing may be available. See pricing and registration for more details.

Members $1,695; Non-members $1,965

8 CPD hour(s)
Pricing & registration

You will learn about:

  • impairment and valuation of intangible assets
  • business combinations and relevant financial reporting standards
  • valuing intangible assets using three approaches: cost, market and income
  • valuing intangible assets using two methods: relief from royalty or multiperiod excess earnings
  • purchase price allocation
  • your role in financial reporting as a valuation professional

Who should attend?

  • CPAs and CBVs
  • CFOs
  • controllers
  • analysts
  • other financial executives

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Build a strong foundation with the key concepts, methodology and approaches you need to perform valuation for financial reporting.


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Member Development and Support
Tel: 1-800-268-3793
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