Photo ID Required to Complete Your Registration
Please send a copy of your Driver's License or Photo ID to email@example.com. Feel free to cover all personal information with the exception of your photo and name. Quick tip: Cover this information with cut to size post-it notes before taking a photo with your phone or scanning. Without receiving this information, registrants will not be sent the ZOOM log-in link. In the subject line type "DL - [enter your last name] - USPAP Dec 2020" before submitting. ID's should be submitted to the Chapter Office immediately upon completing this online registration.
Program Hours and Materials
Online check-in will begin at 8:00am on Monday, December 7. Instruction will run from 8:30am – 4:30pm (Pacific Time) and will be conducted using ZOOM as the interactive learning platform. Their is no exam associated with this offering.
Beginning 4 weeks prior to the offering, all students will have access to the downloadable course materials. If you would like hardcopy (printed) materials sent to you in advance, both a print fee of $15 and a shipping fee (TBD) apply. [Note: Shipping fee is calculated at the time of online check-out.]
In addition to the course materials, all students must come to class with either a print or downloadable copy of the newest version of USPAP 2020-21.
Tips on Downloading the Course Handbook
Students are encouraged to have pre-printed (rather than electronic) materials easily accessible to enhance the learning experience
- Log in to My Account (https://www.appraisalinstitute.org/)
- Select Education & Events (right sidebar)
- See list of all offerings, scroll to 7-Hour National USPAP Update and select View
- You will now see a box that contains downloadable program materials
- Click link(s) to download
Need Assistance? If you have any questions or difficulty in accessing the electronic course materials required for this offering, please contact the Appraisal Institute's Education Delivery Department directly at 312-335-4207 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
However, if you paid for printed materials to be pre-shipped, and you are not in receipt of them within 4 weeks of the offering date, contact AI's Education Delivery Department directly at 312-335-4207 for assistance.
As mentioned above, all students must report to class with a copy of the newest version of USPAP 2020-21. This publication is available directly from The Appraisal Foundation and should be ordered well in advance to ensure delivery.
To order USPAP 2020-21, visit www.appraisalfoundation.org (click on the live link). The electronic and print versions of USPAP 2020-21 are both acceptable. Neither hardcopy printed course materials nor USPAP 2020-21 will be available for purchase from the Northern California Chapter. Those relying on downloadable materials or access to USPAP, are strongly encouraged to pre-download and print these documents or perhaps view them on a secondary devise during the virtual presentation.
This class will be held via Interactive Technology (ZOOM). It is the student's responsibility to have the required equipment - Internet access, compute with webcam, speakers and microphone. Some registrants may find a secondary device (ipad, phone, laptop or desktop computer) helpful during instruction. Cell phones are better used as a secondary rather than primary viewing device.
Education Credit Hours and Attendance Verifications
Those who arrive late to or leave early the virtual presentation during non-scheduled breaks may jeopardize receipt of credit. Those who check into the interactive platform late, leave early or leave during non-scheduled breaks may jeopardize receipt of credit.
Appraisal Institute: Full attendance (100%) enables Designated Members and Practicing Affiliates to receive 35 AI CEC points. This course is just one of the programs AI professionals have to complete to meet their AI Standards requirement. Other offerings may include Business Practices and Ethics and/or USPAP 15-Hour.
BREA Continuing: National USPAP 7-Hour Update has been approved by the BREA (#19CP754601397) for 7-hours of CEC. Licensed/certified appraisers seeking BREA CEC must meet the 100% attendance requirement. [Note: This particular offering is based on the "live" version that falls under the temporary exemption for virtual / online education due to COVID / SIP restrictions.]
BREA Basic/Qualifying: National USPAP 7-Hour Update is not approved for BREA qualifying education (QE) credit.
If you are seeking credit for this offering from a state outside of California, check with your state licensing board(s) to make sure an out-of-state virtual offering will be accepted before registering.
NEW! Attendance Verification Process Effective 10/01/19
Verified attendance certificates will be available for downloading within 15 working days of the offering
- Logging into My Account www.appraisalinstitute.org
- Select EDUCATION
- Click on the specific offering that you are seeking the certificate for; it will show REGISTERED
- Scroll to the very bottom of the screen to (1) COMPLETE EVALUATION FORM and (2) RETRIEVE CERTIFICATE
Note: Effective 10/01/19 students will be able to access their attendance certificates 24/7 through the Appraisal Institute's netFORUM association management program. The Northern California Chapter does not have direct access to certificates for programs held after this time. Any issues in retrieving certificates should be brought directly to the attention of the Appraisal Institute's Education Delivery Department at 312/335-4207 or email@example.com.
All confirmed registrants will receive a payment receipt plus a separate confirmation by email. Be sure that you can accept emails from each of the following email addresses:
In addition, ZOOM details regarding logging into the offering will be sent separately from one of these emails above, most likely firstname.lastname@example.org
Written cancellations received by Monday, November 23, are subject to a $35 cancellation fee. Cancellations received after that time but prior to noon on Monday, November 30, are subject to a $55 cancellation fee. No refunds for cancellations received after November 30 or for program "no shows". Cancellations can be emailed to email@example.com.
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