Aerial Inspections for Real Estate

Date: November 30, 2023

Location: Synchronous, FL

Florida Gulf Coast Chapter
Mrs. Wade
Virtual Classroom
Virtual classroom
Synchronous, FL
Ellis, III, MAI, SRA, Lamar
This class will be held via ZOOM. Class size is limited due to the virtual format.



Learning Objectives:


What is a drone?

Learn the 4 environments that drones operate in and how they impact real estate.

The 3 types of drones that are being used for aerial inspections.

Understand which aerial drones work best in urban, suburban and rural environments.

Discuss various real estate businesses and their need for aerial inspections.

Learn crossover real estate businesses using aerial inspections.

Discuss the future trends of how drone tech will affect real estate.


Discuss the public issues of privacy.

Discuss the public issues of security.

Learn how to navigate the FAA website.

Learn how to determine whether you are using your drone for commercial business.

Discuss Operational Rules for aerial inspections.

Learn how to register a drone.

Learn how to become a certified remote pilot.

Understand the Federal Code of Regulations and the rules that apply to aerial inspections using aerial drones. 

Cancellation Policy

Up to 2 weeks from class - $15 cancellation fee

Less than 2 weeks - $40 cancellation fee

Day of class - forfeit payment

Additional Information

Class Schedule:

Login and Roll Call12:30 – 1:00 pm (EST)

Class Instruction:  1:00 – 5:00 pm


Disclaimer Information

Please note:  This class will be held by live stream /synchronous interactive classroom technology via Zoom.  Students are required to have a computer, webcam and microphone.  It is the student’s responsibility to have the required equipment to participate and receive continuing education credit.


State CE Credit:  This is a live stream/virtual/synchronous class and is only approved for Florida Real Estate Appraisal Board continuing education credit.  For other states, you should determine current education approval and requirements.

 Continuing Education Credit:

Appraisal Institute: 20 points

Florida Real Estate Appraisal Board:  4-Hours, #0010531


National Disclaimer

This Educational Program was developed and organized by the Appraisal Institute Chapter offering the Program with the intent of addressing topic(s) of current local interest solely for educational and informational purposes. The Appraisal Institute national organization was not involved in developing or organizing the Program.

The content of this Program, including but not limited to any written materials and presenter comments, does not represent the viewpoint of the Appraisal Institute (defined as including but not limited to, the national organization, its Regions, Chapters, members, candidates, affiliates and staff) unless formally adopted by the national Board of Directors. Further, the Appraisal Institute has not peer-reviewed or approved the content of the Program and does not warrant the accuracy or timeliness of the content of the Program. The content of the Program is subject to court decisions and local, state and federal laws and regulations and any such revisions of such laws and regulations.

This Program is presented with the understanding that the Appraisal Institute is not engaged in rendering legal, accounting or other professional advice or services. Nothing in the Program is to be construed as the offering of such advice or services. If expert advice or services are required, attendees and readers are responsible for obtaining such advice or services from appropriate professionals.

State Credit

Please note that 100% attendance is required in order to receive any approved state credit or to be awarded AI CE points. It is imperative that you check with your state board for state approval information before completing registration.

Other Information

If you have a disability and require accommodation, please notify the sponsor at least two weeks in advance for reasonable accommodations to be arranged.

The Appraisal Institute reserves the rights to cancel, limit, or reschedule the program and to change instructor assignments and facility locations at any time.