Online Class: 2018-2019 15-Hour Equivalent USPAP Course
Price: $295.00  - 15 Hours

Course Description:

This 15-Hour Equivalent USPAP Course is an approved course for satisfying the Appraiser Qualifications Board’s real property qualifying education requirements. The contents of USPAP is fully explored, utilizing numerous, compelling case examples that enable the student to understand the application of USPAP in real world scenarios, along with assessment opportunities to challenge the student throughout the course. Upon completion of this course, students will have a solid understanding of how USPAP applies to appraisal practice and an appraiser’s development and reporting obligations within the USPAP appraisal process.

USPAP Course

Appraiser Continuing Education Package
Price: $395.00  - 30 Hours

Course Description:

Take advantage of our discounted tuition for our continuing education package of courses. Our continuing education series includes the 7 hour National USPAP Update, the Law Update, and electives. Take these courses live, no examinations are required. Students attending the 7 hour USPAP Update must bring their copy of the current edition of USPAP to class (either in print or electronic is acceptable). Copies of USPAP may be obtained from the Appraisal Foundation (www.appraisalfoundation.org).

 

Courses are conducted statewide with class sessions meeting 8:00 AM until 6:00 PM on the dates and location listed.

 

Appraiser Continuing Education Package

Tampa

Start Date: Oct 19, 2018
End Date: Oct 21, 2018
Appraiser Continuing Education Package

Orlando

Start Date: Nov 09, 2018
End Date: Nov 11, 2018

Online Class: Florida Appraisal Law
Price: $399.00  - 25 Hours

Course Description:

Florida Appraisal Law is designed to assist in creating competent appraisers who can continually promote and reinforce ethical appraisal practice, abide by Florida as well as national laws and regulations, uphold an appropriate supervisory/trainee appraiser relationship, maintain a strong aptitude for writing residential appraisal reports, and capably understand and work with appraisal reviews. The course contains numerous compelling case studies, examples, and activities to assist reinforcement of learning. The current version of USPAP is recommended for reference during the course. The residential report writing sections are deeply rooted in appraisal professional standards and best practices of an appraiser when communicating the opinions and conclusions of a residential appraisal. Detailed discussions of reporting options found within USPAP Rules STANDARD 2, how to express reasoning for typical appraisal reporting situations, the Uniform Residential Appraisal Report (URAR), the requirements of the Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD) are included. The appraisal review section includes an introduction to appraisal review, a focus on STANDARD 3, to emphasize the development and reporting of an appraisal review, and an overview of performance standards and assignment conditions in an appraisal review assignment. Standard appraisal review forms widely used in the mortgage industry are introduced. Rules and regulations in Florida appraisal law are presented with an exploration of Florida Statute Title XXXII: Regulation of Professions and Occupations, Chapter 455 and 475, the Florida Real Estate Appraisal Board, the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation, registration and certification requirements for appraisers, and appraiser qualifying standards (national and state). Updates to the Florida Administrative Code and Florida Statutes pertaining to real estate appraiser disciplinary penalties will be examined. Finally, the rules, requirements, and USPAP standards for supervisory and trainee appraisers are presented, identifying the AQB and Florida state-specific’s minimum credential requirements for appraisers, especially noting the credentialing requirements for supervisory and trainee appraisers.

Florida Appraisal Law

Online Class: Basic Appraisal Principles
Price: $399.00  - 30 Hours

Course Description:

This introductory appraisal course provides an overview of real property concepts and characteristics, legal consideration, value influences, real estate finance, types of value, economic principles, real estate markets and analysis, and ethics in appraisal practice. Thorough discussion of appraisal principles, accompanied by practical examples, provides a solid foundation in appraisal basics. Basic Appraisal Principles is the initial course to be completed to begin your career as a real property appraiser. Successful completion of this course contributes 30 hours of education credit towards qualifying as a trainee appraiser. Use of a calculator is recommended.

 

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Basic Appraisal Principles

Online Class: Basic Appraisal Procedures
Price: $399.00  - 30 Hours

Course Description:

Basic Appraisal Procedures is the second course to be completed to begin your career as a real property appraiser. Successful completion of this course contributes 30 hours of education credit towards qualifying as a trainee appraiser. Basic Appraisal Procedures provides an overview of real estate appraisal approaches to valuation procedures, value, property description, residential applications, commercial applications, construction, home inspection, and appraisal math. Through theory, case studies, and examples, the course offers practical application of appraisal procedures. A calculator is recommended.

 

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Basic Appraisal Procedures

The Workfile: Compliance and Support
Price: $175.00  - 7 Hours

Course Description:

The course involves numerous aspects of the appraiser's responsibility regarding workfiles and compliance with Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice. It provides strategies and practices to promote good workfile organization. Also discussed within the course are several methodologies to obtain support for specific types of adjustments and how to document these effectively within workfiles and across groups of workfiles. Upon completion of this course, the attendee will have a good understanding for workfile annotation, documentation, and support along with a template to insure best practices.

 

This course meets from 10 am until 6 pm on the dates and at the locations listed.

 

This course is taught as part of our 30 hour appraiser continuing education package.

The Workfile: Compliance and Support

Tampa

Start Date: Oct 21, 2018
End Date: Oct 21, 2018

Cool Tools: Digging Your Data
Price: $175.00  - 8 Hours

Course Description:

This course offers appraisers an introduction to the basic techniques and operational parameters of regression analysis, including model diagnostics. The course is not intended to replace statistics texts or formal courses on regression and similar topics; however, should serve to satisfy the USPAP requirement for a basic understanding of the operation of the tool.

 

This course assumes the practitioner has no significant knowledge of the workings of simple or multiple linear regression analysis. The goal is to provide a practical explanation for the regression function and introduce the appraiser to the terms and capabilities as well as shortcomings of these types of statistical techniques.

 

This course meets from 1 pm until 6 pm on Saturdays and from 8 am until 10 am on Sunday on the dates and at the locations listed.

 

This course is taught as part of our 30 hour appraiser continuing education package.

Cool Tools: Digging Your Data

Tampa

Start Date: Oct 20, 2018
End Date: Oct 21, 2018

Law Update
Price: $175.00  - 8 Hours

Course Description:

Completion of this Law Update will provide you with 8 hours of appraiser continuing education credit. This course satisfies 3 hours of law update requirement and 5 hours of specialty education.

 

Our tuition includes all required course materials. Take this course live with no examinations required!

 

Courses are conducted state with class sessions 3:30 PM until 6:00 PM on day one and 8:00 AM until noon on day two on the dates and at the locations listed.

 

This course is taught as part of our 30 hour appraiser continuing education package.

Law Update

Tampa

Start Date: Oct 19, 2018
End Date: Oct 20, 2018
Law Update

Olrando

Start Date: Nov 09, 2018
End Date: Nov 10, 2018

National USPAP Update Course - Live Class
Price: $200.00  - 7 Hours

Course Description:

The 7-hour National USPAP Update Course is mandated by the the Appraisal Foundation to be completed as a part of every state-certified appraiser's continuing education for renewal. This course is also required as part of the trainee post licensing education requirement that must be completed prior to the second renewal of trainee status. Take this course live, no examinations are required! ATTENDEES MUST BRING THEIR COPY OF THE CURRENT EDITION OF USPAP TO CLASS IN EITHER PAPER OR ELECTRONIC FORMAT. USPAP is obtained from the Appraisal Foundation (www.appraisalfoundation.org).

 

Courses are conducted statewide with class sessions meeting 8:00 AM until 3:30 PM.

National USPAP Update Course

Tampa

National USPAP Update Course - Live Class
Start Date: Oct 19, 2018
End Date: Oct 19, 2018
National USPAP Update Course

Orlando

National USPAP Update Course - Live Class
Start Date: Nov 09, 2018
End Date: Nov 09, 2018

Online Class: Supervisor/Trainee
Price: $89.00  - 3 Hours

Course Description:

Effective December 1, 2014 the state of Florida requires a 3 hour Supervisor and Trainee Course that applies to all new or existing applicants for Trainee registration. As of January 1, 2015 any existing Certified Appraiser adding a Trainee or Certified Appraisers who currently supervise but wish to change the composition of existing Trainees, will also be required to complete this course prior to adding the Trainee or making a change.

Supervisor/Trainee

Online Class: National USPAP Update Course
Price: $139.00  - 7 Hours

Course Description:

This is the 7-hour national standards course required for appraiser continuing education.  This course is wholly conducted online and requires completion of a course examination for credit.

7 Hour National USPAP Update Course

Online Class: National Appraiser Qualifying Exam Prep Course
Price: $295.00 

Course Description:

Our course materials consist of a bank of sample test questions, a complete answer key and explanations for all questions, and a math supplement with formulas and calculator keystrokes (Hewlett-Packard 12C). The course is entirely maintained online where all materials are kept up to date and relevant for the national qualifying examination. Separate examination materials are provided for Certified Residential Appraiser Candidates and Certified General Appraiser Candidates. Access to the course does not expire. Our students will have access to the course and all periodic updates until they earn their certification.

You will be notified by email when your registration has been processed.

National Appraiser Qualifying Exam Prep Course