The International Association of Certified Valuation Specialists
Benefits of IACVS Associate Membership
IACVS’s credentil ICVS is recognized worldwide. The credential provides credentialed members more credibility in professional engagements.
Associate Members are able to draw on the respective and complementary strengths of other professional members as well as Charters Members. IACVS offers individuals and organizations a means of enhancing opportunities in the valuation and fraud deterrence arenas.
IACVS and its Charters organize member activities regularly as well as offering continuing training and education opportunities locally. Problems proposed by other members involving new theories and developing practices of business valuation and fraud deterrence are discussed and solved in these activities. The relationship between members and our institutional members is thus enhanced.
Members can learn the required professional knowledge and skills to stay current with the latest changes in business valuation and fraud deterrence through our website, newsletter, seminars, conferences and symposiums.
Members can develop and extend their services to other regions and countries though IACVS.
Valuation referral services and networking with other credentialed members is available. This often aids or assists in providing quotes to prospective clients seeking professional services and is facilitated through our online membership directory.
Benefits of IACVS Observer Membership
Timely updates of new developments in valuation standards and practices.
Access to IACVS membership news and events.
Ability to have a presence on the IACVS website.
Preferred exhibitor rates at IACVS conferences.
Special advertising rates in conference programs.
Discounts on IACVS Bookstore e-materials and publications.
Global Network and Local Support from IACVS Headquarters
Professional development through seminars (both live and online), conferences, symposiums, and self-study courses.
Guidance on standards of professional practice.
Valuation referral services where names, addresses and phone numbers of credentialed members are provided to prospective clients seeking services and facilitated through an online membership directory.
Information, consulting, library and research services through the IACVS Bookstore and our strategic alliances.
Support from our Mentor Support Group.
Online services designed to assist associate members in their research and provide quick access to various exclusive databases and support services.
Promotional materials for Charter Members to use to improve the awareness of IACVS and its credentialed Associate Members to the international legal, business and professional communities.
A library of various other reference materials.
Headquarters can assist Associate Members to increase their efficiency and thoroughness throughout assignments, including improving the quality of your final product.
An online Technical Resource Database (TRD) listing valuation, litigation support and fraud deterrence books, publications, software and reference sources though IACVABookstore.com.
A Peer Review Quality Enhancement program for firms providing valuation and appraisal services.
A Credentialed Members Directory.
A web-based lecture series on topics of timely interest to both professional disciplines. These courses offer easily accessible and quality Continuing Professional Education (CPE).