VFR certificate, part 1: Fundamental valuation principles

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

Event Details

Jointly Presented By:

CPA Canada and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators

Location and date:
Online On-Demand Event

Keep up with the pace of change in valuation standards for financial reporting. Over the course of seven online modules, you will establish a solid foundation of knowledge and skills in valuation.

Learn how to navigate important issues in the field, like how to determine value using different approaches – from asset-based, market, capital and income to levered versus unlevered. You’ll also receive some practical guidance on calculations and how to account for case-specific factors.

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

Content available October 31, 2019.

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

Members $895; Non-members $1,030

8 CPD hour(s) CPD hour(s)
Pricing & registration

You will learn about:

  • building a foundation – concepts and principles
  • asset-based methodologies
  • market approach
  • capitalization and discount rates
  • approaches to value – levered vs. unlevered
  • income approach – capitalization of earnings and cash flow methods
  • income approach – discounted cash flows methods

Who should attend?

  • Chartered Business Valuators
  • Chartered Professional Accountants
  • chief financial officers
  • controllers
  • analysts
  • other financial executives

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