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Appraisal Course Schedule

 

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  Semester Schedule      
  Spring   February through May
  Summer   June through August
  Fall   September through December

Courses will be posted at least 30 days in advance of the beginning of each semester. For questions on upcoming semesters, please call 443-371-7586.

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All courses offered have been approved in MD by the Maryland Commission of Real Estate Appraiser, Appraisal Management Companies and Home Inspectors. MAA approved courses are accepted in DC, PA, and DE. For Delaware, when you submit your certificates for renewal please submit this form (ask MAA for the course description and outline). Credit is also recognized in W. VA for Maryland licencees who hold reciprocal licenses in that state. VA does not pre-approve CE and has historically accepted MAA courses that are approved in MD. To receive credit in VA ask us for the course description, outline & instructor bio to submit when you renew. For additional questions on receiving reciprocal credit with these surrounding states, please verify with your individual state boards or commissions. Please note that a number of courses have also been approved for Realtor CE and, where applicable, is indicated in the Notes Column with the course listings below. Please let us know if Realtor credit is needed and provide us with your Realtor License Number.

 

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Please Note:
Any credential issued on or after May 1, 2018 must be in compliance with the AQB Real Property Appraiser Qualification Criteria as outlined in the downloadable Education Requirements, above. MD legislation further establishes a Trainee License and requires that individuals in training to become licensed or certified real estate appraisers obtain that license. Without it, they cannot perform or sign appraisals, even under the direct supervision of a certified appraiser. The three-year license will be granted to applicants who successfully complete the 75- hour Appraiser Trainee Module and the Mandated Supervisory Appraiser and Trainee Appraiser Course. The license may be renewed one time for an additional three years (i.e. no career trainees). All renewals trainee, license, and certifications - are subject to the completion of all 42 hours continuing education, including the 7-hour National USPAP Update Course, required for the renewal of all categories of licensure.

Trainees should take note that the clock for their two year experience requirement is not automatically tied to the issue date of the Trainee License as it does not begin until they actually find a mentor and begin working on a regular basis after the Trainee License has been issued. There is no recognition of experience that may have been accumulated before the Trainee License was issued.

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For more information, please call 443-371-7586. You may also e-mail us at info@mdappraisers.org or fax to our 24-hour fax line at 410-392-2909.

 

July 2019
Class Description or Purchasing other Services Notes Location
Jul. 18-18 The Effect of Police Power: How Recent Laws and Regulations are Impacting Value
(Course 7-, Segment 9-12 )
Member cost: $75, Non-member cost: $95
Stay current with changes in the laws that have a significant impact on value and/or use of the property and minimize the potential for complaints being filed
3 hours Appraiser and Realtor CE Location E
Jul. 18-18 Exercising Professional Judgement - double take...2 appraisals, 1 property
(Course 7-, Segment 1-4 Real Life Case Studies & Review of the Appraisals Involved Will Be Presented)
Member cost: $75, Non-member cost: $95
Sometimes it ends up that the same property has 2 very different market values. Does this mean 1 appraiser was right and the other wrong?
3 hours CE Location E
Jul. 24-24 National USPAP 2018-2019 Update Course- 7 Hour
(Course 07, Segment Click on link above for course description and to order required text )
Member cost: $175, Non-member cost: $225
Are you up for renewal? All Updates Must Be Taken. Be Sure To Take Before the 2020-2021 Update comes out this Fall!
7 hours CE Location G
Jul. 30-30 Developing and Supporting Adjustments
(Course 7-, Segment GSE's report deficiencies in reporting the thought process & methodology behind the conclusions)
Member cost: $175, Non-member cost: $225
A report should contain adequate information to address all of the client's concerns to avoid further clarifications & corrections. Developed to provide a fresh look at the process of identifying, extracting, and properly supporting adjustments.
7 hours CE Location A
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August 2019
Class Description or Purchasing other Services Notes Location
Aug. 7-7 Appraising to "Yellow Book" Standards
(Course 7-080, Segment Diversify Your Practice to Include Full Fee Non-lender Work!)
Member cost: $175, Non-member cost: $225
The course has been restructured to reflect recent revisions to the Yellow Book to provide clarity and practical guidance to appraisers. It will include relevant new appraiser methodology and theory, as well as new case law.
7 hours CE Location H
Aug. 21-21 Appraising Complex Commercial, Industrial, and Development Properties
(Course 7-, Segment NEW! Diversity is the key to a successful business model and practice!)
Member cost: $175, Non-member cost: $225
Gain or ensure the competency you need, or expand your practice to include these more complex assignments!
7 hours CE Location H
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September 2019
Class Description or Purchasing other Services Notes Location
Sep. 10-10 What Is It Worth? Understanding Residential Market Values
(Course 7-470)
Member cost: $75, Non-member cost: $100
Written for both the appraiser and realtor to help develop proper market values when doing an appraisal or comparative market analysis (CMA) by providing them with techniques for measuring value in the marketplace
3 hours Appraiser and Realtor CE Location E
Sep. 10-10 Zoning and Development Regulations in Maryland
(Course 7-7485)
Member cost: $75, Non-member cost: $100
Zoning is a critical factor in the determination of highest and best use and the development of Market Value in real property valuation. This course focuses on how zoning impacts property valuation
3 Hr Appraiser and 3 Hr Realtor CE Location E
Sep. 12-Oct. 11 75 Hour Appraiser Trainee Module Discount Package (Courses 101, 102, 103, 104, and 105)
(Course 101,102,103,104,105, Segment Click on link above for overview & to order required text books. )
Member cost: $1175, Non-member cost: $1480
** Please Register for the 4 hour mandated Supervisory Appraiser&Trainee Course that follows the 75 hour module on October 18th. Experience credit cannot be given without it
75 hours Pre-lic./Cert./CE credit Location H
Sep. 12-13 Appraisal Principles I (Course 101)
(Course 1-101, Segment Click on link above for course description and to order required text )
Member cost: $250, Non-member cost: $295
Purchase complete 75 hour module as a member-see separate course listing - and save!
15 hours Pre-lic./Cert./CE Location H
Sep. 17-17 Appraisal Of High Sustainable Homes: An Overview
(Course 7-, Segment license renewal as well as re-certification of AGA (Accredited Green Appraiser) desig)
Member cost: $175, Non-member cost: $225
Great overview for those appraisers who are considering earning their designation through our more in-depth 3-day Accredited Green Appraiser course in October-see below
7 hours CE Location H
Sep. 19-19 Appraising the FHA 203K & VA Alteration & Repair Property
(Course 7-, Segment Sharpen your skills as FHA or VA appraiser;& provide another product you can offer your Clients)
Member cost: $75, Non-member cost: $100
developed with example scenarios, suggested commentary, FHA and VA specific appraisal concerns, and references to the appropriate manuals.
3 Hr CE Location A
Sep. 19-19 Oddball Property Appraisal
(Course 7-275, Segment Apply accepted methodology &techniques in a non-traditional manner for unique&unusual properties)
Member cost: $75, Non-member cost: $100
Ever have one of those assignments where comps are limited and you just don't know where to start? Now is an opportunity to find out how to go about tackling these complex"assignments from hell"!
3 hours CE Location A
Sep. 19-20 Appraisal Principles ll - Course 102
(Course 1-102, Segment Click on link above for course description and to order required text)
Member cost: $250, Non-member cost: $295
Purchase complete 75 hour module as a member-see separate course listing - and save!
15 hrs Pre-lic/Cert/CE Location H
Sep. 24-24 National USPAP 2018-2019 Update Course- 7 Hour
(Course 07, Segment Last offering before 2020-2021 Update comes out next month)
Member cost: $175, Non-member cost: $225
Are you up for renewal? All Updates Must Be Taken. Be Sure To Take Before the 2020-2021 Update comes out this Fall!
7 hours CE Location I
Sep. 26-27 Appraisal Procedures I-Course 103
(Course 1-103, Segment Click on link above for course description and to order required text)
Member cost: $250, Non-member cost: $295
Purchase complete 75 hour module as a member-see separate course listing - and save!
15 hrs Pre-lic/Cert/CE Location H
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October 2019
Class Description or Purchasing other Services Notes Location
Oct. 3-Jul. 4 Appraisal Procedures II - Course 104
(Course 1-104, Segment Click on link above for course description and to order required text)
Member cost: $250, Non-member cost: $295
Purchase complete 75 hour module as a member-see separate course listing - and save!
15 hrs Pre-lic/Cert/CE Location H
Oct. 10-11 National USPAP Course - Standards of Practice & Ethics -15 hour (Course 105-required core curriculum)
(Course 1-105, Segment Click on link above for course description and to order required text)
Member cost: $275, Non-member cost: $300
Purchase complete 75 hour module as a member-see separate course listing - and save!
15 hours Pre-lic./Cert./CE credit - AQB Location H
Oct. 18-18 Supervisory Appraiser and Trainee Appraiser Mandatory Course
(Course 7-, Segment Click on link above for course description )
Member cost: $105, Non-member cost: $125
Trainee License will not be issued until both the Trainee & Supervisor complete this class and register with the Commission
4 hours CE Location H
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December 2019
Class Description or Purchasing other Services Notes Location
Dec. 31-31 Membership Prorated Dues
(Course 7-)
Member cost: $165, Non-member cost: $165
through 12-2019 MAA Office
Dec. 31-31 Members Only Hyperlink from MAA's website to your own
(Course N/A, Segment 2019)
Member cost: $10, Non-member cost: $0
annually
Members Only service MAA Office
Dec. 31-31 MAA Appraiser Trainees - Reduced Membership Dues and Application
(Course N/A)
Member cost: $165, Non-member cost: $165
New and renewing trainees MAA Office
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Location A
Anne Arundel County Association of Realtors
1521 Ritchie Highway
Suite 300
Arnold, MD 21012
410 544-4554
Location B
Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors
Suite 100
15201 Diamondback Drive
Rockville, MD 20850
301 590-8787
Location C
Harford County Association of Realtors
2227 Old Emmorton Way
#117
Bel Air, MD 21015
Location D
Hagerstown Community College
Merle Elliott Conference Center Programs Building
11400 Robinhood Drive
Hagerstown, MD 21742
301-790-2800, ext 520
All parking is in Lot F- follow signs to the Merle Elliott Conference Center Parking
Location E
Harford Community College - Main Campus
401 Thomas Run Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
410 836-4000
Location F
The Riggs Building
7411 Riggs Road
Suite 412, Classroom A
Hyattsville, MD 20783
Prince Georges County ADC, Map 6, H12
Location G
Carroll Community College
Main Campus
1601 Washington Rd
Westminster, MD 21157
1-888-221-9748 ext 8100
Carroll County, ADC, Map 19, G12, Directions/maps can be faxed
Location I
Chesapeake College
WYE MILLS CAMPUS
1000 College Drive
(Route 50/213)
Wye Mills, MD 21679
410 822-5400/827-5835
Visit the MAA website at: www.mdappraisers.org, "News & Opportunities" For directions from points east and west
The Bowman Restaurant and Pub
The Bowman Restaurant & Pub
9306 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21234
410 665-8600
BC ADC Map 28, E8
MAA Office - Shipped
MAA Office
North East, MD
PO Box 774
North East, MD 21901
443 371-7586
MAA Office
MAA Office
PO Box 774
North East, MD 21901
Location H
Baltimore County Employees Federal Credit Union
8640 Ridgley's Choice Drive
Perry Hall, Maryland 21236
410 248-9041
BC ADC Map 28, J7 I-695, exit 32. North on Belair Road (US 1). Go roughly 1.5 miles to Ridgely's Choice Road. Turn left to the Credit Union. Parking lot for students is to the left of the building.
Location J
Frederick MD Classroom
7012 Summerfield Drive
Frederick, MD 21072
240 446-5654
Take Motter Avenue exit off Rte 15. At top of the exit go toward Fort Detrick/Frederick Community College. Follow Opossumtown Pike about 1.5 miles past second entrance to the College. Get into the left lane and turn at light onto Autumn Leaf Lane. At 1st stop sign turn left onto Summerfield Dr. Go over 2 speed bumps to house/office on rt. (Large black mailbox).Park in driveway. Do not try to leave spaces.
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