The International Valuation Standards in Context

This e-learning course provides you with a detailed introduction to the philosophy and methodology of the International Valuation Standards. Valuations are widely used and relied upon in financial and other markets whether for inclusion in financial statements, for regulatory compliance or to support secured lending and transactional activity. The International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC) has produced its International Valuation Standards (IVS) to build confidence and public trust in the valuation process by creating a framework for delivery of credible valuation opinions by suitably trained valuation professionals acting in an ethical manner.The standards set in the IVS form the over-riding standards for professional valuation bodies throughout the world. By completing the course it will provide you with the background, clear understanding of the definitions set out within the International Valuation Standards and consider the requirements for implementing the standards.



Enrollment Duration

60 Days

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Learning outcomes
  • Understand the requirement for International Valuation Standards.
  • Understand how to apply the standards.
  • List the key matters required to be included in the scope of work.
  • Understand the requirements for implementing the standards.
  • Appreciate the additional considerations when carrying out valuations for financial reporting and secured lending
  • List and explain the key matters to be included in the valuation report
  • Additional information

    Enrollment duration: 60 Days

    Languages: English

    Non-Member Price: $105.00

    Member price: $85.00

    Course Type: E-Learning

    CEU Credits: 3.00

    CFM points: N/A

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    Who is this course for?

     This course is suitable for valuers and other allied professionals as well as for users of valuations such as bankers, investors, financial advisers, accountants and fund managers.

    Course Content

     This e-learning course contains the following:

    Background of the International Valuation Standards.
    How the standards relate to national standards.
    Overview of the requirements.
    Basic definitions set out in IVS.
    Scope of work agreement under the IVS.
    IVS compliant report.

    Purchasing Information

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