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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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Mastering Unique & Complex Properties (Course 501 elective) 10/17-19

Nov 17th-Fall Dinner Meeting - Guest speaker - Hybrid Appraisals & Other Liabilities-see details below

CE Class Prior- Property Observation:Tools&Techniques for FHA,VA,&Conventional Assignments

Statistics, Modeling & Finance (course 301) 12/6-7

Accredited Green Appraiser Designation (AGA)  November 1,8,15

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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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October 2018
Class Description or Purchasing other Services Notes Location
Oct. 23-23 National USPAP 2018-2019 Update Course- 7 Hour
(Course 07)
Member cost: $175, Non-member cost: $225
Click on link above for course description and to order required text
7 hours CE Location E
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November 2018
Class Description or Purchasing other Services Notes Location
Nov. 1-15 Accredited Green Appraiser Designation (AGA)
(Course 7-, Segment Earn your AGA Designation in this rapidly evolving field & gain more business!)
Member cost: $545, Non-member cost: $695
Day 1 Thurs. Nov 1; Day 2 Thurs. Nov 8; Day 3 Thurs. Nov 15. This specialized competency is critically important to avoid complaints being filed! Fannie Mae requires appraisers to have "green" competency when you accept these orders
21 hours CE Earn your AGA designation Location H
Nov. 7-7 FHA & VA Appraisal - Are You Up to Date On the Latest Guidelines?
(Course 7-, Segment NEW CLASS)
Member cost: $165, Non-member cost: $215
Discussion includes FHA & VA Manuals, repair guidelines, effective commentary, FHA&VA specific concerns, & example scenarios
6 hrs CE Location H
Nov. 13-13 MAA Fall 2018 Dinner Meeting - (Dinner and Class)
(Course 7-, Segment Timely and important discussion on issues that can have an impact on you & potential complaints)
Member cost: $104, Non-member cost: $114
Our E&O partner from General Star National Insurance Company, an A.M.Best's A++ company, will be discussing the risks associated with hybrid appraisals and other potential liabilities.
3 Hr CE The Bowman Restaurant and Pub
Nov. 13-13 MAA Fall 2018 Dinner Meeting (Dinner Only)
(Course 7-, Segment Attend the class and the dinner and save on the combination-see listing above)
Member cost: $39, Non-member cost: $39
Our E&O partner from General Star National Insurance Company, an A.M.Best's A++ company, will be discussing the risks associated with hybrid appraisals and other potential liabilities.
Non-credit Activity The Bowman Restaurant and Pub
Nov. 13-13 Property Observation: Tools and Techniques for FHA, VA & Conventional Assignments
(Course 7-, Segment NEW- preceeds fall dinner meeting - attend both and save on the combination)
Member cost: $70, Non-member cost: $80
See listing above for dinner meeting details
3 hours CE The Bowman Restaurant and Pub
Nov. 19-19 National USPAP 2018-2019 Update Course- 7 Hour
(Course 07)
Member cost: $175, Non-member cost: $225
Click on link above for course description and to order required text
7 hours CE Location I
Nov. 27-27 Basic Math for Real Estate Appraisers (Refresher for Practicing Appraisers and Prep class for Statistics)
(Course 7-095, Segment How Competant Are You In Your Math Skills and Related Statistical Analyses Required For Appraisal)
Member cost: $165, Non-member cost: $215
Developed to prepare students for the Statistics, Modeling, and Finance class (Course 301), as well as as a refresher course to assist practicing appraisers with required math used in the appraisal process, especially more complex assignments
7 Hours CE Location B
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December 2018
Class Description or Purchasing other Services Notes Location
Dec. 3-3 Real Estate Assessment Appeal
(Course 7-, Segment NEW! Diversify your practice with this specialized knowledge!)
Member cost: $165, Non-member cost: $215
This kind of work requires specialized knowledge and an understanding of the mass appraisal process for successful residential and commercial tax appeals
6 hr CE Location G
Dec. 6-7 Statistics, Modeling, and Finance (Course 301)
(Course 3-301, Segment Practicing appraisers will also earn CE and benefit from this advanced course)
Member cost: $295, Non-member cost: $345
All trainees are strongly encouraged to move ahead as soon as possible to take the remaining hours of coursework toward your license or certification as they will make you more competent and marketable to mentors.
15 hours Pre-licensing/Cert./CE Location B
Dec. 11-11 Growing Value: A More Comprehensive Look at Agricultural Appraising
(Course 7-, Segment NEW! Diversify your practice with this specialized knowledge!)
Member cost: $165, Non-member cost: $215
Agricultural properties - large and small - are complex and require expertise that differs significantly from residential appraisal.
7 hr CE Location I
Dec. 18-18 National USPAP 2018-2019 Update Course- 7 Hour
(Course 07)
Member cost: $175, Non-member cost: $225
Click on link above for course description and to order required text
7 hours CE Location H
Dec. 31-31 Course Certificate of Completion Replacement Fee
(Course Requires Office Contact )
Member cost: $10, Non-member cost: $25
Contact MAA Offices Assistance
Per certificate as required MAA Office
Dec. 31-31 Members Only Hyperlink from MAA's website to your own
(Course N/A)
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
Dec. 31-31 MAA Membership Dues Renewal for 2019
(Course New&lapsed members use new member application)
Member cost: $200, Non-member cost: $0
2019 MAA Office
Dec. 31-31 MAA Membership Dues- New & Lapsed Members - includes one time set-up fee
(Course 0-N/A)
Member cost: $215, Non-member cost: $215
2019 MAA Office
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Location A
Cecil County Board of Realtors
1 Brown Court
Elkton, MD 21921
410 398-4844
Coming from south on Rt. 40, make a left on Rt. 279 (you will see the YMCA), the Elkton Middle School turn right on North Street, cross over R.R. track, come to red light, turn left, look for a small brick office building. The 1 Brown Court is behind that building. The Town of Elkton Offices will be right across the street from the office complex.
Location B
Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors
Suite 100
15201 Diamondback Drive
Rockville, MD 20850
301 590-8787
Location C
University Center (Formerly the HEAT Center)
1201 Technology Drive
Aberdeen, MD 21001
410 638-2500
Exit 85 N or W on MD 22 justoff I-95, Harford County, ADC, Map 19, H10, Check course listing for room numbers, Directions/maps can be faxed
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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