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Australia Chapter in Conjunction with IIBV to Host POV Courses for Business Valuers

Apr 08, 2014

ASA’s Australia Chapter will be partnering with the International Institute of Business Valuers (IIBV) to offer the Principles of Valuation course series to business valuers in Melbourne, VIC Australia.

The 4-part course series is designed to introduce the principles of business valuation to the novice valuation practitioner and provide an overview of the areas of analysis that are common to a comprehensive business valuation. Topics covered include qualitative risk, quantitative risk, company growth, as well as various approaches to valuation.

Course offerings include:

  • IIBV101—Introduction to Business Valuations, May 2-5, 2014
  • IIBV102—International Cost of Capital, May 9-12, 2014
  • IIBV103—Business Valuation Case Studies, Nov. 26-29, 2014
  • ASA204—Advanced Topics, Dec. 1-4, 2014

Offerings will be divided into two blocks: IIBV101 / IIBV102 and IIBV103 / ASA204.

Courses will be held at the Pitcher Partners Seminar Facilities located at 15 William Street in Melbourne, VIC Australia.

ASA’s Business Valuation Discipline Committee Chair, Robert B. Morrison, ASA will be providing instruction in the first block of courses. In commenting on this opportunity, Morrison said “ASA’s Australia Chapter has been at the forefront of providing educational and networking opportunities for local machinery and technical specialties valuers. By partnering with IIBV to bring similar opportunities to local business valuers, we hope to grow the Chapter’s local presence and expand the Society’s global footprint.”

ASA’s Australia Chapter President, David Crick, ASA who is one of the event’s organizers added saying, “There is considerable need for high-quality valuation educational offerings here is Australia. IIBV’s program provides best-in-class courses combined with top-notch instructors who are industry leading professionals.”

Complete course information and event brochure are available online.

To register or more information contact:

David Crick, ASA
President, ASA Australian Chapter
0411 861 186

Shane Miller, ASA
Treasurer, ASA Australian Chapter
0404 479 399

About ASA Australia Chapter
The Australia Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers was founded in 2007 and currently services 83 members addressing the local business initiatives of appraisal specialists. The chapter is devoted to providing its members not only education, networking, social and business opportunities, but also government advocacy affecting all appraisal specialists at the Providence and local levels. For more information about Australia Chapter, its membership, events and more, visit

About the International Institute of Business Valuers (IIBV)
The International Institute of Business Valuers (IIBV) is an umbrella organization of business valuation organizations working together internationally to increase the pre-eminence of the business valuation field, to develop a very strong voice for the business valuation profession, to promote the sharing of best practices in business valuation across the globe and to manage the profession. The members of the IIBV include the American Society of Appraisers and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators. For more information about IIBV, its membership, events and more, visit