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Appraisal Information Links

Click Here to visit the NYS Department of State Required Education Course Appraisal Page.

Click Here to visit the NYS Department of State Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Appraisal Page.

Click Here to visit the NYS Department of Taxation and Finance Certification Page for Assessors (elected and appointed). Our appraisal courses R5, R6, R8, R9, and National USPAP 15 Hour are approved for certification.

Appraisal/Assessor Qualifying Course Schedule

Course Start DateCourse TitleQualifying Course forClassroom Course FeeClassroom
Registration Link
Online Course LinkOnline Course Fee
August 19 - 22
Mon - Thur
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
R5 Basic Appraisal Principles 30 Hours. his course provides an overview of real property concepts and characteristics, legal considerations, value influences, real estate finance, types of value, economic principles, real estate markets and analysis, and ethics in appraisal.Appraisal Assistant/Assessor$359.00Online Course Catalog$399.00
September 5-6
Thur & Fri
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
USPAP 15 Hour Qualifying CourseAppraisal Assistant/Assessor
Sept 9 - 12, 2019
Mon - Thur
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
R6 Basic Appraisal ProceduresAppraisal Assistant/Assessor$359.00Click Here for Details Registration
Sep 30 & Oct 1, 2019
Tue - Wed
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
R7 Market Analysis & Highest and Best UseCertified Residential
Click Here for Details Registration
October 2-3, 2019
Wed & Thur
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
R8 Residential Site Valuation & Cost Approach 15 HoursCertified Residential
Appraiser/ Assessor
Click Here for Details & Registration
October 21-24
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
G4 General Market Analysis and Highest and Best Use 30 HoursCertified General Appraiser
October 28-31
Mon - Thur
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
R9 Residential Sales Comparison and Income Approach 30 Hours. This course is designed to provide the student with a comprehensive knowledge of the development and application of the sales comparison approach and the income approach in residential appraisal assignments.  The course begins with how the fundamental principles of valuation and appraisal standards apply to an assignment in which the sales comparison and/or income approach is relevant in the scope of work, and details the development steps in the appraisal process through reconciliationLicensed Real Estate Appraiser/Assessor$359.00
November 4-5
Mon & Tue
8:30 - 5:00
Statistics Modeling, and Finance 15 HoursCertified Residential Appraiser
November 6 - 7
Wed & Thur
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
R10 Residential Report Writing and Case StudiesCertified Residential
Click Here for Details and Registration
November 8, 2019
8:30 - 1:00 PM
Supervisory Appraiser/Trainee Appraiser Course. Supervisory appraisers and trainee appraisers specified by the Appraiser Qualifications Board (AQB) of The Appraisal Foundation in the 2015 Real Property Appraiser Qualifications Criteria. Required Course for Appraisal Assistant and the Supervising Appraiser.Appraisal Assistant/and Supervising AppraiserClick Here for Details and Registration
November 11 & 12
Mon - Tue
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
R11 Advanced Residential Applications & Case Studies 15 HoursCertified Residential Appraiser
November 13-15, Wed - Thur 8:30 - 5:00 and Friday 8:30 - 1:00 PM
Tuesday - Thursday
9:00 - 4:30
RE2 Fair Housing, Lending, and Environmental Issues - Qualifying Course for Certified Residential Appraiser. 20 HoursCertified Residential Appraiser
November 19-22
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
G5 General Appraisal Sales Comparison ApproachCertified General Appraiser$600.00
Dec 3-6
Tue - Fri
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
G6 General Appraisal Site Valuation & Cost Approach 30 HoursCertified General Appraiser$600.00

School Policies

  • You must attend class for the hours required by law to receive a Certificate of Course Completion.
  • You are responsible for your attendance and for passing any required examinations.
  • Cancellation Policy:  Requests for cancellation must be received in writing no later than ten days prior to the class start date to avoid penalty.  Written cancellation requests received within 10 day of the course will be subject to a 25 percent refund processing fee.  Cancellations within 48 hours of start of class will receive a school credit for a future class (valid for one year), minus a 25 percent refund processing fee.  No Shows forfeit entire tuition.