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advisors around the world

The Institute runs and endorses training and certification courses designed for Accountants, Bookkeepers and Independents Consultants who are looking to establish, scale and grow their consulting practice

Certified Business Advisor (CBA) Course


The MAUS Certified Business Advisor Course will help you use ‘best practice’ methodology and market-leading technology to build a profitable practice and create recurring revenue. You will be taken through the fundamentals in a mixture of online and face-to-face sessions to help you easily win new clients and avoid the #1 mistake advisors make. You will learn how to sell on value and how to charge, as well as how to develop a referral base and generate recurring revenue. These courses have been based on over 25 years of industry experience and has been developed into a proven step-by -step methodology which anyone can follow!

Upcoming Certification Courses



How does it work?

There are two types of courses listed on this page. The Institute runs its own detailed accreditation program that covers general Business Coaching, Advisory, Consulting topics. This is a credentialed program. The Institute also recommends other courses run by its partners. These courses cover more specific topics that will be of interest to advisors as they build their practice and expand into more specific areas.

Institute Certified Business Advisor (CBA) Program

The institute conducts a formal Certification in Business Advisory. The certification course includes world class training, tuition and practical tools, teaching you to become a “best of breed” business advisor. These courses combine best practice processes with leading methodologies. You will walk away with software, methodologies, confidence and a credential as a Certified Business Advisor.

The goals of the course are to ensure every advisor leaves knowing how they can scale and grow their advisory practice. Advisors will walk away feeling confident delivering high quality strategic business advisory or exit planning services for their clients. 

Run as a blended learning 6 week program, candidates will receive a combination of online learning, a one day extensive MBA style course, plus ongoing training and mentoring on the tools and access to a community of Certified Business Advisors. Successfully completing the course allows you to use the Certified Business Advisor logo for 12 months.

Recommended Courses run by our partners

These are accreditation and professional development courses that the Institute highly recommends as add-on or continuous development courses. These courses combines a combination of best practice and methodologies.

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"This CBA program connected all the dots for me. I believe there is nothing else in the marketplace which ties all the advisory elements together in one neat, easy to understand program"
Jamie Blackman
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