The Valuation Analyst Skills Training (VAST) course

Become an Expert in business valuation and modeling skills to create valuation model of any company from scratch.


Skills you will learn:

  • Assess business model of company
  • Parse the Annual Reports
  • Create proforma standardized financial statements
  • Calculate financial ratios
  • Extrapolate financial ratios
  • Forecast future financial statements
  • Build a DCF valuation model
  • Undertake sensitivity analysis


  • No specific qualification required

Your Instructor

Ashish Kumar Agarwal
Ashish Kumar Agarwal

Ashish is a Business and Finance Expert with around 10 years of experience in this domain. Previously, he has worked with BlackRock, the world’s largest asset management company, as a Vice President in the Financial Markets Advisory (FMA) team. Prior to that, he worked with the Strategy and Corporate Finance practice at McKinsey, the world’s most prestigious consulting company. He has advised clients globally on various Strategy and Finance engagements.

Ashish is also the founder of an education firm SKILLFIN LEARNING which curates content in Business, Finance and Data Analysis topics. He conducts corporate trainings in a leading global consulting firm. He is passionate about teaching and strongly believes education should be accessible and affordable to all.

Course Curriculum

  Welcome to the course
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  Quick Recap: What have we learn in this course so far?
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  Module 6B: Valuation technique application on a company
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"Thanks so much for your course. Your course are really helpful for me. The course contents are very clear and detailed so I could easily follow up. Every session has examples, exactly Walmart the company I am currently working for, so I could understand deeply the theories from reality."

- Nguyen Hoai, Quality Assurance professional

"As a beginner it enable me to understand well the reasons for many steps in valuation hence i was able to apply in the real engagement usefully. The instructor was demonstrating well, with the attachments that enabled me to go in hand with the illustrations, it was helpful. However in some parts the course was repetitive."

- Irene Morris, Finance student

"Very good course. Clear, concise explanations in the lecture videos...and a practical approach to addressing technical concepts."

- Pradeep Vasudevan, M&A professional

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the duration of the course?
The course videos content is around 6 hours. It is a self-paced course which you can take anytime anywhere as per your convenience and schedule. Please do provide yourself time to practice the real-life illustrations and assignments.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I have any doubts?
We are here 24x7 to help. You have direct access to the instructor through Live Chat. Ask any query and get it resolved instantly. You can also e-mail us your doubts or queries anytime at [email protected] We provide direct support to each of our students and also evaluate the assignments with individual feedback!
Do I get a certificate of completion?
Yes, once you complete 100% of the course you will get a certificate of completion in soft copy. You can download and print the hard copy as well. You can mail us [email protected] once you complete the course.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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