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ASA to Offer Personal Property Principles of Valuation Courses Online

by Todd Paradis | Jun 01, 2020
 
The American Society of Appraisers (ASA) announced today the first online offering of its complete series of personal property Principles of Valuation (POV) courses.

The four-course series covers fundamental content and theory and provides the baseline education required for personal property appraisers seeking accreditation with ASA and earning the AM or ASA designation.

The courses also provide information on the latest approaches and best practices for designated personal property appraisers interested in augmenting their valuation skills, or for compeer professionals wanting to acquire a solid, baseline education and/or are interested in expanding their knowledge and skills.

The four course series consists of:
PP201 – Introduction to Personal Property Valuation is the first course in the Principles of Valuation (POV) course series. This course provides individuals wishing to become appraisers with an introduction to the profession and to the basic concepts necessary for appraisal practice. Available OnDemand.

PP202 – Development of a Personal Property Appraisal: Research and Analysis is the second course in the Principles of Valuation (POV) course series. This course covers the development of the scope of work for appraisal assignments, including methods of research and analysis of markets, and Approaches to Value. It also provides students with expanded appraisal terminology. Available Online August 3 – August 17, 2020.

PP203 – Communication of a Personal Property Appraisal: Report Writing is the third course in the Principles of Valuation (POV) course series. This course provides participants with the basics of communicating an appraisal as a written report. Available Online September 21 – October 5, 2020.

PP204 – Personal Property Valuation: The Legal and Commercial Environments is the fourth course in the Principles of Valuation (POV) course series. This course introduces students to compliance with laws and regulations in order for them to conduct their Personal Property appraisal practices. Available Online October 19 – November 2.
The online courses will be presented via Zoom and are taught by a live instructor over the course of two weeks. Students meet virtually with instructors, engage in discussions and group exercises as needed.

Registration is available online at www.appraisers.org or by calling (800) 272-8258.