The Paperless Real Estate Appraisal Office, 2022: Ten Years Later

Date: January 26, 2022

Location: Zoom Virtual Classroom, GA

Atlanta Area Chapter
Ms. Brockway
Virtual Classroom
Zoom Virtual Classroom, GA 00000
Sheppard, Andy
This class will be held via Live Zoom Virtual Classroom. Students are required to have the following technology and equipment to participate in the program: reliable internet connection, computer (or tablet), web camera, audio, and microphone, Zoom application on computer or tablet. Go to for new user tutorials and articles.

AI Price: $75.00
Full Price: $100.00


This registration site is for the livestream virtual classroom zoom platform. This is NOT the in-person face-to-face registration site.  Students, who prefer to attend in-person, must register on a different registration site.

About the Seminar

Migrating your appraisal office into a paperless appraisal office has never been easier!  In this update course, to an offering held ten years ago, you will relive how much things have changed and learn how to take advantage of technology to avoid costs and waste associated with using paper products, as well as increasing productivity and income.  This seminar will present the best of trends, technology, and techniques to help real estate appraisers succeed in the current digital world.  

Instructor/Seminar Developer

Andy Sheppard, MAI, Principal, Pritchett, Ball, & Wise, Atlanta, GA

Additional Information


  • Live Virtual Classroom Via Zoom Videoconference


  • 12:30 p.m.- 1:00 p.m. (Zoom Check In)
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  (Seminar Presentation)

Required Equipment & Technology

Students are required to have the following technology and equipment to participate in the program: reliable internet connection, computer (or tablet), web camera, audio, and microphone, Zoom application on computer or tablet. Go to for new user tutorials and articles.

Virtual Classroom Participation Requirements & Guidelines

  • Students must have a reliable internet connection, computer (or tablet), web camera, audio (speaker and microphone) capability to participate and receive continuing education credit.  
  • Your webcam must be on at all times with you in front of it.  Check your webcam privacy settings and allow the Zoom software to access it. If you have a Lenovo laptop, some participants have noticed that they need to install the Lenovo Vantage App on their computers for the webcam to operate. 
  • A paid Zoom account is not required to participate; however, you need to sign up for the free basic Zoom account/ application ( and install the app prior to the seminar start date.
  • The Zoom platform will be interactive and live. The instructor must be able to see and interact with all students and students must be able see and interact with the instructor.
  • Students must be in a location that allows for their full attention and interaction.
  • A copy of your driver's license must be emailed to the Chapter office as verification of your identity after you have registered for the seminar and prior to the start date. 
  • Registrants will receive a separate email from Suzanne Brockway, 24 hours before class, with Zoom login information. 
  • Contact the chapter office if you have any questions regarding the participation guidelines, at

Continuing Education

The Appraisal Institute has approved this chapter developed seminar for 15 AI Points. The Georgia Real Estate Appraisers Board has approved 3 hours of continuing education credit toward the renewal of Georgia Real Estate Appraiser classifications and Real Estate Sales/Broker classifications. 100% attendance is required for credit and will be monitored throughout the in-person classroom time.

IMPORTANT: Please note that not all states have approved Virtual education; therefore, registrants MUST CHECK their individual states for approval BEFORE registering for the Program. Before registering for the Program, registrants understand and agree that continuing education credit for this program MAY NOT be available in their state on the date of the Program. The Appraisal Institute is not responsible if credit is not available for the Program in individual states. Please note: State exceptions for virtual education may expire PRIOR to the offering date.

IMPORTANT:  This seminar is approved by the Georgia Real Estate Appraisers Board. If you are seeking credit for this Atlanta Area Chapter developed offering from a state outside of GEORGIA, check directly with your state licensing board(s) - before registering - to make sure that they will (1) accept programs from an out-of-state provider and / or (2) offer reciprocal credit with the GA Real Estate Appraisers Board.  Note: Some states (outside of GA) have reporting requirements or approval processes for which the Atlanta Area Chapter does not comply.

Disclaimer Information

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. If the program is filled, e-mail to be placed on a waiting list.   The Atlanta Area Chapter of the Appraisal Institute is not responsible for students' non-refundable airline reservations, lodging, or other expenses incurred by the participant.  If you have a disability and require accommodation, please notify the Chapter office at least two weeks in advance at  We will arrange for reasonable accommodation.


If a student wishes to cancel enrollment, a cancellation notice must be submitted in writing via email stating the reason for the cancellation and his/her AI account # to

Enrollment Cancellation Fees:

  • Up to 15 days prior to the program start date, $10 cancel fee
  • 3-14 days prior to the program start date, $25 cancel fee
  • Less than 3 days prior to the program start date, no refund will be provided

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.