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14 Hours Online + 14 Hours Homework + Proficiency Test


€ 4900

About this programme


The Certified Startup Assessor course is designed to help professionals who are in a position to assess the soundness of a business model and the potential impact that the business’s product may have on the market. The objective is provide a solid understanding of how good business models are constructed and to enhance participants’ ability to assess a startup in terms of its potential sustainability, scalability and profitability. It introduces MUDIR-CARDS©,an innovative tool for developing and implementing a business model for digital businesses.

  • Who is this course for?

    • Business angels, mentors, coaches and consultants looking to expand their skill set to include assessing startups to determine their suitability for investment.
    • Venture capital and private equity professionals interested in extending and reinforcing their due diligence competencies.
    • Business incubator and accelerator managers looking to professionalize their screening, selection, and support processes.


    •   This programme is for you if you want to …
      • Understand the concept of startup business model.
      • Learn techniques for designing and assessing business models.
      • Acquire skills that add tangible value to your role as startup assessor.
      • Enhance your eligibility for a position as investment advisor.

  • How you’ll learn

    This interactive course will feature

    • Presentations by the lecturer
    • Extended group discussions after each presentation
    • Role-playing through a ‘serious game’ to enhance learning
    • Hands-on practice on developing and presenting a business case


    The lecturer will share videos and other material to support the learning process.
    Each participant will prepare and pitch a business case, which will be the key component of the final assessment.


The WBAF Business School provides a hybrid learning experience in a multilingual and multi-cultural environment offering (a) online education (b) support from an individualized strategic advisory board, (c) stock exchange meetups and inter-continental study trips, (d) support from a corporate governance and SME support center and (e) proficiency-based qualification and certification.

Certificate and ID Card

The programme concludes with a proficiency test and participants are awarded a professional certificate featuring your proficiency level and a personal WBAF Identity Card. The WBAF Business School awards two kinds of certificates: (a) a professional certificate is issued for successful completion of a programme that concludes with a proficiency test, and (b) a certificate of completion is issued for a course without a proficiency test.

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You are invited to send an email to Christina Mc Gimpsey, Secretary General - World Business Angels Investment Forum,
to start your registration process: