Value Methodology Fundamentals 2 (VMF 2)

This workshop is licenced by SAVE International

Individuals planning to become a Certified Value Specialists (CVS®) are required to attend.

What is a cvs?

A Certified Value Specialist® (CVS®) is a professional individual with a level of knowledge of and competency in the application of the Value Methodology sufficient to lead value studies.

The Value Methodology Fundamentals 2 (VMF 2) is a workshop designed for those professionals with previous knowledge and experience using Value Analysis / Value Engineering.

During this training you will:

  • Gain deeper knowledge about Function Analysis and the VM Job Plan and the different tools available in each phase
  • Be able to plan an prepare a successful Value Study
  • Learn how to teach Function Analysis and the VM Job Plan
  • Learn the required facilitation tools and skills to lead a successful VM team
  • Learn the basic financial tools to evaluate proposals generated in a Value Study

What are the functions of a Value Specialist?

  • Planning and preparing a successful Value Study
  • Facilitate Value Study workshops to get the best results from the team members
  • Know and understand the Value Methodology deeply enough to make others understand it as well
  • Know the standard tools used in the different phases of a Value Study in order to select and use the best
  • Be a guide trough the certification process for those following the path of the Value Methodology

Before you enroll to any licensed VMF 2 Workshop, make sure you already:

  • Completed an approved VMF 1 Workshop
  • At least six months have passed since you completed your VMF 1 course
  • Have participated in one or more Value Studies after completing your VMF 1 course. (This is not a compulsory requirement to enroll, but it is strongly recommended)