Mergers & Acquisition Course (with M&A Projects)
5 Online Courses
Verifiable Certificate of Completion
Basics of Merger Modeling
Spin-Offs De-Merger Modeling
M&A Project #1 - Albemarle / Axiall Chemicals
M&A Project #2 - Hannifin / Clarcor Merger
Reverse Merger Modeling (iGate & Patni)
Online Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Course
This Mergers and Acquisitions M&A Training Course is an awesome bundle of 5 courses with 24+ hours of video tutorials and Lifetime Access. Along with this, you also get verifiable certificates (unique certification number and your unique URL) when you complete these courses.
No matter which finance profession you’re in, you need to have a piece of advanced knowledge in the field of mergers and acquisitions. Knowing about this will help you understand each deal deeply and as a result, you would be able to
- Add meaningful contributions to the deal
- Negotiate to add value to your organization and yourself
- Create complex financial models
- And add tremendous value to your finance career.
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Here, let’s look at the following details about the M&A training course:
About Online Mergers and Acquisitions Course
|Courses||No. of Hours|
|Merger Modeling - Albemarle Corp and Axiall Chemicals||4h 1m|
|Hannifin and Clarcor Merger Modeling Case Study||3h 11m|
|Comcast and Time Warner Merger Modeling Training||3h 39m|
|Reverse Merger Modeling and Valuation||9h 23m|
|Spin-Offs De-Merger Modeling||2h 12m|
|Course Name||Online Mergers and Acquisitions Course Bundle|
|Deal||You get access to all 5 courses bundle.|
|Hours||24+ Video Hours|
|Core Coverage||Hannifin and Clarcor Merger Modeling, Reverse Merger Modeling and Valuation, Merger Modeling – Albemarle Corp and Axiall Chemicals, Comcast and Time Warner Merger Modeling Training, Spin-Offs De-Merger Modeling|
|Excel Templates Included?||Yes. All templates downloadable|
|Course Validity||Lifetime Access|
|Eligibility||Anyone who is serious about learning mergers and acquisitions wants to make a career as a financial analyst|
|Pre-Requisites||None (Basic accounting knowledge should help)|
|What do you get?||Certificate of Excellence for each of the 5 courses|
|Certification Type||Course Completion Certificates|
|Verifiable Certificates?||Yes, you get verifiable certificates for each course with a unique link. These link can be included in your Resume/Linkedin profile to showcase your enhanced Business Valuation Skills|
|Type of Training||Video Course – Self Paced Learning|
|Software Required||Excel (2007 or above)|
|System Requirement||1 GB RAM or higher|
|Other Requirement||Speaker / Headphone|
Online Mergers and Acquisitions Course Curriculum
Before we ever talk about the target audience and FAQs, let’s get started with the course curriculum.
|Serial No.||Course Name||Course Description|
|1||Comcast and Time Warner Merger Modeling Training||This is the first module we will start within M&A Training. Again to do this course, you first need to have a basic knowledge of finance. Before going to the meat of the module, first, you will learn the industry overview where we will do a brief industry and company analysis. Then, we will understand the company profile of each of the companies we have taken as examples. After that, you will learn what merger modeling is about and how merger modeling is relevant in this particular scenario. And then, we will talk about certain assumptions about the transaction. Then we will look at the income statements of the buyer and the seller and combine both the income statements. Then, you will learn how to calculate the accretion and dilution and we will also find the synergies and create a couple of synergy assumptions. Then, you will learn how to combine the balance sheets and how to do adjustments for the income statement and balance sheet. And finally, we will do the sensitivity analysis and calculate the free cash flow. It would take around 3.5 hours of time investment and there would around 32 video instructions.|
|2||Merger Modeling – Albemarle Corp and Axiall Chemicals||Understanding merger modeling is the most important part of this Mergers and Acquisitions course. That’s why first we will start with the various terminologies of merger modeling in this module. You will also learn about the financial statements and projections. Then, we will come to the meat of the module. We will set a few assumptions for this particular merger modeling. Then, we will look at the purchase price calculation and we will also understand the sources and uses of funds. Finally, we will look at purchase price allocation, proforma opening balance sheet format & adjustments, proforma PL forecast etc. You need to invest around 4 hours to do this mergers and acquisitions training and you need to go through 30 videos.|
|3||Spin-Offs De-Merger Modeling||This Mergers and Acquisitions course again starts with the various terminologies of demerger modeling. Then, you will learn about a brief overview of the spin-off and its financial impacts. Then, as we go along, you will learn the definition of a spin-off and spin-off situation. Next, you will learn about spin-off modeling – its implications, modeling, and valuation of a spin-off. Then, we will go through the potential take-over scenario, valuation of parent ex-spin, and arconic valuation. You need to invest around 2 hours and 15 minutes and you will go through 16 videos.|
|4||Hannifin and Clarcor Merger Modeling Case Study||This M&A training module will help you understand how merger deals are actually done. At first, you will learn a brief about Hannifin and Clarcor Merger Modeling so that we can go to the nitty-gritty of the module. Then, you will learn about the calculation of the target offer value and target transaction value and you will learn about the templates and sources used for valuation. Then, this module will take you through the target enterprise value, target LTM period narration, target LTM financials, acquirer proforma balance sheet, and acquirer proforma income statement. You need to invest 3 hours and 12 minutes and watch 23 videos to complete the module.|
|5||Reverse Merger Modeling and Valuation||This Mergers and Acquisitions course is quite comprehensive and that’s why we included reverse merger modeling and valuation also. In this module, you will learn a brief about the reverse merger. Then, we will go through a few examples of merger and acquisitions. You will then learn about different types of mergers – horizontal mergers, vertical mergers, and conglomerate mergers. Then, you will learn motive behind mergers, dividend discount model, timeliness of M&A, hostile takeover, and synergy basics. Then, we will go through the various valuation techniques, a case study, merger analysis, and equity data. This whole module will take 9.5 hours and you need to watch 75 videos.|
- 3+ Industry Projects
- Hands-on Instructor-led Case Studies
- Perform financial analysis on Live company data
- Build a financial & Valuation Model from scratch
- Forecast Target Price of Shares
- Showcase Projects in your CV/Linkedin
Mergers & Acquisition Course Projects
Certificate of Completion
- Sound knowledge in finance: Without the basic knowledge of finance, it wouldn’t be right to do this course. Since this mergers and acquisitions training is meant for people who would like to develop themselves for merger & acquisition modeling, the knowledge of fundamentals is a must.
- Willingness to master M&A modeling & valuation: Not everyone needs to master merger & acquisition. But if you don’t have the interest and commitment, you won’t be able to make the best out of this amazing mergers and acquisitions course.
- Students of Finance: You need to be a student of finance and moreover you should have the fundamentals clear. Yes, you will learn the terminologies, but knowing the basic concepts are important.
- Finance professionals: Any finance professional who is looking for a shift or already in a profession that demands up-to-date knowledge in merger & acquisition should do this mergers and acquisitions training.
M&A Training FAQs – General Questions
Why should I do this Mergers and Acquisitions course?
You should if you want to specialize in merger & acquisition. Otherwise, you shouldn’t.
Can I access this Mergers and Acquisitions course from anywhere?
Yes, you can access this course from anywhere. You need to register for this mergers and acquisitions training first and with the login credentials, you can watch the videos from anywhere and at any time.
Why should I learn from your instructors?
Because our instructors are industry experts in the field and they have been teaching, shaping, and educating students for a long time.
I’m not from a finance background. Should I do this Mergers and Acquisitions course?
No. Until you have the fundamental knowledge of finance, you won’t get the best value out of this mergers and acquisitions training.
Sample Preview of this M&A Training
Below are some of the sample videos of this mergers and acquisitions course. Click on the icons below to view the video samples –
Introduction to Hannifin and Clarcor Merger Modeling07.01
Acquiror Balance Sheet12.11
Cross Border Merger10.43
Purchase Price Calculation and Sources07.31
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