Valuing Intangible Assets: Global Education by iiBV (eLearning course)

Every valuation professional needs to be able to identify the differences between intangible and tangible assets. The first step is to define the major categories of intangible assets and understand the common models used to determine value. Often the purpose of intangible valuation is for financial reporting contexts, including purchase price allocation. Join Jon Barton in this fundamental eLearning course that builds on core valuation concepts with in depth lectures and Excel-based case studies.

Highlights of the course include:

  • Excel-based extensive case study
  • The importance of identification and documentation
  • Explore common methods like MPEEM, relief from royalty and the Profit Split Method
  • Earn a certificate of knowledge in Intangible asset valuation and iiBV 212 credit
$299.00/course Add to cart


BVR's new eLearning courses offer specialized training on your schedule, from any location, on any device. Gone are the days of traveling across the country to sit in windowless hotel banquet rooms listening to lectures for 8 hours. With our eLearning courses, participants benefit from direct access to the combined knowledge of numerous instructors and experts. The courses feature engaging multi-media content including videos, quizzes, downloads, infographics, and more. The BVR eLearning platform lets you set the pace of your learning and makes it easy to recap at any time. Plus, you can earn a Certificate of Knowledge to add to your arsenal of valuation accomplishments.

Start your eLearning course today and add new, valuable skills to your toolbox!

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • What is an Intangible Asset and Why Do We Need to Value Them?
  • Identification of Intangible Assets
  • Documentation of Intangible Assets
  • Categories of Intangible Assets
  • Characteristics of Intangible Assets
  • MPEEM Valuation Methodology for Intangible Assets
  • Contributory Asset Charges (CAC) in the MPEEM
  • Tax Amortization Benefit (TAB) in MPEEM
  • Greenfield Method and Relief from Royalty Method     
  • Profit Split Method and Other Methods
  • Case Study – Wahmi Limited   
  • Course Review Questions

Video Overview

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BVR's eLearning courses are broken down into easy-to-understand modules, with quizzes throughout to test your learning and understanding of the topic. At the end of the course, you'll earn a Certificate of Knowledge to add to your arsenal of valuation accomplishments.

Software requirements: None

Prerequisites: None

Program level: Beginner to Intermediate

Videos/Materials: 13 modules

Estimated time to complete course: 1.5 hours of video. Estimated 2 hours to complete.

CPE credits: There is no CPE available for this course.

Course authors/editors: John Barton

Course advisors: Michael Badham, Anton Lezhja, Andrew Strickland, John Barton, and Jared Waters

eLearning FAQs

Q: How do I login to my eLearning course?

A: Login using your My BVR and click on the course from the product listing.


Q: What are the device requirements?

A: You can access BVR’s eLearning Center on a computer, tablet, or smartphone that is connected to the internet and has audio capabilities.


Q: When does an eLearning course expire?

A: Courses expire 365 days after purchase.


Q: Can I earn CPE for eLearning courses?

A: Currently there are no courses approved for CPE. CPE is subject to approval by NASBA and updated information will be noted in the "additional course details" section when available.


Q: How do I earn a Certificate of Knowledge?

A: Complete all required modules and pass the quizzes (70% pass rate or higher). Complete the course evaluation form at the end of the course, and a certificate will be emailed to you following verification of completion.


Q: Who do I contact for technical help, course feedback, or questions?

A: Please contact questions@bvresources.com or call +1-503-479-8200.


Q: What language is the course in?                

A: The course is in English.


Q: Can I retake a quiz or test if I don’t pass it the first time?

A: Yes. You are able to retake quizzes and tests, and also go back and review the material as needed.


Q: What is your refund policy?

A: Business Valuation Resources offers a 100% money-back guarantee on our training services. If you are not completely satisfied with your experience, or have any feedback, please contact Business Valuation Resources at +1-503-479-8200 or cs@bvresources.com.