a person has met the following requirements:

1. Has a bachelor's degree or its equivalent in accounting, economics, finance, or similar scientific specializations at an accredited university.

2. Pass the following course:

o  ​Introductory Course for Business Valuers.

Once the requirements for an Associate Membership in the Business Sector have been met, the applicant will be able to work with an Accredited Valuer, and the hours of experience in the Business Sector shall be registered with the Authority. However, an Associate Member will not be able to sign a valuation report.