Aerial Inspections for Real Estate

Date: June 10, 2021

Location: Virtual Classroom, CA

San Diego Chapter
Ms. Kreutzer
Virtual Classroom
Virtual Classroom
Virtual Classroom, CA 00000
Ellis, Lamar

AI Price: $79.00
Full Price: $99.00


At this seminar, participants will:

  • Learn what is a drone
  • Learn the four environments that drones operate in and how they impact real estate
  • Learn the three types of drones that are being used for aerial inspections
  • Understand which aerial drone works best in urban, suburban, and rural environments
  • Discuss the 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 technology will affect real estate.

Additionally, the following rules and regulations will be discussed:

  • The public issues of privacy
  • 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
  • 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 drones.

Lastly, a case study will be presented that will include:

  • How to develop a planned mission for an urban single-family residential home
  • How to set up a landing and take-off zone
  • How to develop flight patterns to keep people and property safe
  • Learn how to determine the risk mitigation procedures for a safe operation
  • Learn about anticipated hazards and how to deal with them.

This seminar was developed by, and will be presented by Lamar H. Ellis, III, MAI, SRA, Remote Pilot, FAAST DronePro

Cancellation Policy

Up to 15 days prior to program start date, a $25.00 cancellation fee will be applied to all requests for cancellation. Between two and 14 days prior to program start date, a $50.00 cancellation fee will be applied to all requests for cancellation. Less than two days prior to program start date, no refunds will be given. 

Additional Information

TIME: Check in begins at 8:30 am Pacific; seminar will be held from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm 

VIRTUAL OFFERING: Registrants will connect using ZOOM interactive technology. For the full ZOOM experience, registrants will need a computer, Internet access, webcam, and a microphone. You do not need a paid account from ZOOM to participate. 

PHOTO VERIFICATION: As part of the required attendance monitoring, all students need to provide the Chapter Office with a copy of your driver's license in advance of the offering. Simply take a picture of your driver's license, scan it, and send it to Registrants who do not forward their photo ID to the Chapter Office will be ineligible for credit and will be prohibited from attending the seminar.

EDUCATION CREDIT: This seminar is approved for 15 points of Appraisal Institute education credit, and for 3 hours of BREA continuing education credit (Approval No. 21CP754601465). Please note that not all states have approved virtual education; therefore, registrants must check their individual states for approval before registering for the program. 

Disclaimer Information

ENROLLMENT: Enrollment is on a first-come, first served basis. If the event is filled, a waiting list will be retained. The San Diego Chapter reserves the rights to cancel, limit, or reschedule any event if the minimum enrollment level is not reached, and to change faculty assignments and facility locations at any time. Prospective students should confirm their registration with the Chapter office before making any non-refundable airline reservations. Transfers are not allowed.

PREREQUISITES: Some offerings have prerequisites. Be sure to read the course or seminar description to find out if there are any prerequisites for this offering.

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT: Some offerings require each student to bring a laptop and/or other equipment. Be sure to read the course or seminar description to determine if any equipment is required. Students are responsible for safeguarding their equipment and personal belongings at all times. The Appraisal Institute, the San Diego Chapter, the course or seminar Instructor, or the facility will not be responsible for any loss of students’ personal belongings.


National Disclaimer

This Educational Program was developed by an outside party. The Appraisal Institute Chapter made arrangements for the Third-Party to offer the Program with the intent of addressing topic(s) based on a certain chapter or local need for such topic, solely educational and informational purposes. The Appraisal Institute national organization was not involved in developing or organizing the Program and does not endorse the Program or its content.

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 Appraisal Institute does not publish examination review materials. 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.