2022-2023 7-Hour National USPAP Update Course

Date: January 13, 2022

Location: Virtual , KY

Bluegrass Chapter
Ms. Katz
Virtual Classroom
Virtual , KY
Mark V. Smeltzer, MAI, SRA, AI-RRS

Uniform Standards of Prof. Appraisal Practice
Class Time: 7 hours
Exam Hours: N/A



State Credit:
This VIRTUAL CLASS may not be approved in every state. You should contact your specific state to determine current education approval and requirements.

The class is approved in KY

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.


Course Materials Include:
  • Course Handbook (82 pp.)
  • Reference Manual (116 pp.)  
Unless otherwise noted, the course price does not include a copy of the current USPAP edition, which is required for course credit. When the chapter does not include, participants must bring their own copy of the USPAP edition to class.
To purchase a print or electronic copy of the publication, please visit The Appraisal Foundation.

Additional Information

Class Materials: Tuition fee includes the pdf downloadable copy of class materials.  Students may purchase a print copy of class materials for an additional fee at time of registration.  No class materials will be available at class.

Course Schedule: Sign-in 8:15 a.m. Class 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ET 100% Attendance is required for all Appraisal Institute education programs. Students should not be late or leave early. Those missing class times may not receive credit. Please review "Cancellation Policy". 

Class Location:  VIRTUAL

Virtual classroom Participation Requirements:

·       Students must have a computer, webcam and microphone capabilities to participate and receive continuing education credit.

·       The instructor must be able to physically see and interact with all students and students must be able to interact with the instructor.  Your webcam must be on at all times.  Attendance will be monitored throughout the day.

·       A copy of your driver’s license must be emailed to the Chapter Office (executive.director@bluegrasschapter-ai.org) as verification of your identity after you have registered (at least three days prior to the start date).

·       You will receive a separate email from the chapter office with Zoom log-in access information one day before class.  Please contact the chapter office if you have any questions regarding the participation guidelines at executive.director@bluegrasschapter-ai.org.

·       If you have a Lenova laptop, you must have the Lenova Vantage App installed on our computer for the webcam to operate.  The platform will be interactive and live.

·       You must have your own copy (either print or electronic version) of the 2020-2021 USPAP to class; this is the same USPAP Manual as previous as the Manual did not change this year.  Please note that students who come to class without the 2020-21 USPAP will not receive continuing education credit.  
(The 2020-21 USPAP is a separate document from the student course handbook that you receive from the Appraisal Institute when you register.
The 2020-21 USPAP is not included as part of the class materials, and must be purchased separately from The Appraisal Foundation at 

If you have any questions regarding the virtual classroom participation requirements, please contact the Bluegrass Chapter at executive.director@bluegrasschapter-ai.org or 502-727-9181

Disclaimer Information

Cancellations/Refunds: Requests for cancellations must be received in writing at the Chapter office. Confirmed students should not assume that cancellation has been granted until a confirmation has been received.  Cancellation days are BUSINESS DAYS.

Cancel Fees
Up to 15 days prior to program start date, $10 cancellation fee.
7 - 14 days prior to program start date, $50.00 cancellation fee.
Less than 7 days prior to program start date, forfeit of payment.

The Bluegrass Chapter of the Appraisal Institute is not responsible for students' non-refundable airline reservations or other travel expenses. The Chapter reserve the right to cancel, limit, or reschedule the course and to change the faculty assignments and facility locations at any time. Prospective students should confirm their registration before making any non-refundable airline reservations.

Course Attendance: 100% attendance is required for all Appraisal Institute education programs. This follows Appraiser Qualification Board minimum criteria requirements.

ADA Policy: If you have a disability and may require special accommodations, please notify the chapter office at least two weeks in advance and we will arrange for reasonable accommodations.

National Disclaimer

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.