IMAA Mergers & Acquisitions Certificate Programs

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About IMAA’s M&A Certificate Programs

The Institute of Mergers, Acquisitions and Alliances (IMAA) offers three unique M&A certificate programs: the International M&A Certificate (IM&A), the Certified M&A Professional (M&AP), and the Certified Post Merger Integration (CPMI). Each certificate is designed to address the individual needs of all career level professionals already working within mergers and acquisitions or looking to break into the industry. Constructed by leading faculty members and M&A experts in a multi-year effort, all of IMAA’s programs are globally oriented to provide a holistic and non-country specific approach. In addition, all of the certificates are available to take online, and the IM&A program is also available to take onsite at one of our training locations.

M&A Program Options:

Course Description

Constructed by leading faculty members and M&A experts from the industry in a multi-year effort, the IM&A is the only globally oriented Mergers & Acquisitions Certificate Program. It is based on our unique framework and Body of Knowledge of Mergers & Acquisitions which provides a holistic view of the entire M&A process. The courses can be taken online, onsight or a combination of the two. It is suitable for all career level professionals.

Who takes this course?

The IM&A Certificate program attracts a diverse audience and it is designed to accommodate all career level professionals. In particular, it is useful for:

  • Chief Executive Officers, Board Members and Business owners
  • Chief Financial Officers and other corporate financial staff
  • Head of Business Development, Strategy and M&A and other employees involved in these activities
  • Chartered accountants, Investment Bankers and Management Consultants
  • Portfolio managers
  • Investors such as Business Angels, Venture Capital, Private Equity, and Family Offices
  • Professionals looking to break into M&A and interested in reviewing the entire M&A process
Course Fee

The IM&A Certificate program is available to take online or onsite:

  • Online: $2990 (US Dollars)
  • Onsite: $7500 (US Dollars) See here for Dates & Locations
  • Both fees include all course materials
Course Description

The Institute for Mergers, Acquisitions, and Alliances (IMAA)‘s Certified Mergers & Acquisitions Professional (M&AP) is a tailored program to address the needs of auditing, consulting, investment banking and legal professionals. The knowledge and network you gain through the M&AP Certification Program will benefit both, you and your organization: Enhancing your position as a valued employee. The M&AP designation signals to employers, colleagues and clients that you invest in being the best M&A professional you can be.

Who takes this course?

The M&AP Certificate program is designed to accommodate all career level professionals. In particular, it is useful for:

  • Chief Executive Officers, Board Members and Business owners
  • Chief Financial Officers and other corporate financial staff
  • Financial Auditors
  • Legal Professionals
  • Head of Business Development, Strategy and M&A and other employees involved in these activities
  • Chartered accountants, Investment Bankers and Management Consultants
  • Portfolio managers
  • Investors such as Business Angels, Venture Capital, Private Equity, and Family Offices
Course Fee

The M&AP Certificate program is available to take online:

  • Online: $2990 (US Dollars)
  • Fee includes all course materials
Course Description

The Institute for Mergers, Acquisitions, and Alliances (IMAA)‘s Certified Post Merger Integration Professional (CPMI) is a tailored program to address the needs of advisors, management consultants, change specialists, corporate M&A and integration teams. The program covers all aspect of the post-merger integration process from planning to implementation. Gaining the CPMI designation signals to employers, colleagues and clients that you invest in being the best PMI professional you can be.

Who takes this course?

The CMPI program is designed to accommodate all career level professionals. In particular, it is useful for:

  • Chief Executive Officers, Board Members and Business owners
  • Chief Financial Officers and other corporate financial staff
  • Corporate M&A and integration teams
  • Investment Bankers and Management Consultants
  • Portfolio managers
  • Advisors
  • Change specialist
  • Investors such as Business Angels, Venture Capital, Private Equity, and Family Offices
Course Fee

The CMPI Certificate program is available to take online:

  • Online: $2990 (US Dollars)
  • Fee includes all course materials

Which Certificate to Choose?

Choosing the M&A certificate that bests fits your needs and career goals is important. Each program is unique and designed to address different aspects of M&A. Therefore here are some points to consider about each program:

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IM&A

This certificate is great for those looking to gain further knowledge and expertise within the entire M&A process from strategy to integration, and is also great for newcomers looking to break into the industry. This program is the most comprehensive program which reviews the four major phases of M&A including Essentials of M&A, Due Diligence, Finance & Valuation, and Post Merger Integration. The program is available to take online or onsite…Learn more

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M&AP

This certificate is excellent for professionals looking to start their own M&A consulting business and provides you with the tools needed to be successful. The M&AP is also great for members working within the M&A team who would like to expand their knowledge in terms of pre-deal planning and negotiations.The program covers the following four modules: Running a Successful M&A Practice, Due Diligence, Process, and Finance & Valuation. The program is only available to take online…Learn more

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CPMI

The CPMI program is designed for professionals who work within integration or professionals looking to expand their knowledge in terms of the M&A integration process. The program covers A to Z of the integration phase and is focused in providing the tailored tools for integration specialists. The CPMI program consists of the following three modules: Integration Planning, Organizing PMI Process, and Integration Implementation. The program is only available to take online…Learn more

Past Participants

IMAA past participants work for or have gone on to work for numerous internationally recognized institutions.

Accreditation and Recognition

IMAA is recognized or accepted by other high quality institutions as a continued education provider.

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