Accredited SME Consultant™ (ASMEC) & Master ASMEC™
The Association of Accredited Small Business Consultants® (AASBC) is the only global association specializing in training and certification of small business and SME consultants. The AASBC membership and certifications are designed to enable members to demonstrate proficiency in small business and SME consulting. Accredited SME Consultants have the knowledge and credibility to assist clients in improving operational efficiency leading to increased profitability and business value.
AASBC offers two international certifications for SME Consultants:
The Accredited SME Consultant™ (ASMEC is the designation for international members that is equivalent to AASBC designation within USA) is awarded after the successful passing of the basic exam. It signifies that:
-You have demonstrated your expertise in the area of small business and SME consulting.
-You can assist clients improve operational performance and achieve higher profits.
-You are prepared to accept small business and SME consulting engagements.
The Master ASMEC™ (designation for international members that is equivalent to Master ASBC within USA) is awarded to individuals who:
-Hold the basic ASMEC certification,
-Have completed at least four approved small business or SME consulting engagements, and
-Have passed the Master level exam, which is a higher-level exam and more detailed than the basic certification exam.