Meetings & Events

Join us for our upcoming chapter meetings and events, where you can make invaluable business connections and enrich your professional development. Mark your calendar today – we look forward to seeing you at our next chapter event!

Candidate Attendance Approved Events
Chapter Sponsored Approved Events
Chapter meeting
Branch meeting
Chapter Socials
Chapter Conferences
Candidate meetings/events
Chapter installation dinners
Economic summits/Market Trends Seminars
Chapter sponsored educational offerings (including Chapter, Region and National Developed Education)

National Meetings and Events
To view the Appraisal Institute’s upcoming national events, click here.

Jul
8
Mon
Basic Appraisal Principles @ Holiday Inn Express / Suites – Greentree
Jul 8 @ 8:30 am – Jul 11 @ 4:30 pm
  • Check in: 8-8:30am (first day only)
  • Class begins: 8:30am
  • Class Time: 28 hours
  • Exam Time: 2 Hours
  • Instructor: Mark V. Smeltzer, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS

If you’re considering a career in professional valuation services, your journey should begin with Basic Appraisal Principles. This four-day course will introduce you to real property concepts and characteristics, legal considerations, influences on real estate values, types of value, economic principles, real estate markets and analysis, highest and best use, and ethical considerations. The course should provide a solid foundation in basic appraisal principles no matter what appraisal specialty you pursue.

Co-developed by the Appraisal Institute, ASA, and ASFMRA

Jul
12
Fri
Supervisory Appraiser / Trainee Appraiser @ Holiday Inn Express / Suites – Greentree
Jul 12 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Check in: 8:00am – 8:30am
  • Class begins: 8:30am
  • Class Time: 4 hours
  • Exam Time: 1 Hour
  • Instructor:  Mark Smeltzer, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS
All individuals who become Supervisory Appraisers and Trainee Appraisers will be required to take a Supervisory/Trainee Course per the 2015 Real Property Appraiser Qualification Criteria. This four-hour course will address the national minimum requirements, responsibilities, and expectations for Trainee Appraisers and Supervisory Appraisers that are included in the AQB’s required course outline
Important Note:
Several states require a Supervisory Appraiser/Trainee Appraiser Course that contains state-specific material not covered in this course. Those states include, but may not be limited to, AR, IA, KY, ME, MN, MT, NC, NE, OH, OR, SD, TN, TX, UT, and WV. Florida licensee are required to take the Supervisory Appraiser/Trainee Appraiser Course in the state of Florida via classroom format to receive credit. It is imperative that participants confirm approval by contacting their state regulatory agency. Please see the Supervisory Appraiser/Trainee Appraiser Course https://www.appraisalinstitute.org/education/education-resources/faq-supervisory-trainee-appraiser for more information.
(For classroom offerings, in most cases, the local chapters have added the necessary materials to comply with their state’s requirements, but offerings taken out-of-state may not satisfy another state’s requirements. Attending this course in-state is highly recommended.)
Jul
15
Mon
Basic Appraisal Principles @ Holiday Inn Express / Suites – Greentree
Jul 15 @ 8:30 am – Jul 18 @ 4:30 pm
  • Check in: 8-8:30am (first day only)
  • Class begins: 8:30am
  • Class Time: 28 hours
  • Exam Time: 2 Hours
  • Instructor: Mark V. Smeltzer, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS

If you’re considering a career in professional valuation services, your journey should begin with Basic Appraisal Principles. This four-day course will introduce you to real property concepts and characteristics, legal considerations, influences on real estate values, types of value, economic principles, real estate markets and analysis, highest and best use, and ethical considerations. The course should provide a solid foundation in basic appraisal principles no matter what appraisal specialty you pursue.

Co-developed by the Appraisal Institute, ASA, and ASFMRA

Jul
19
Fri
15 Hour National USPAP @ Holiday Inn Express / Suites – Greentree
Jul 19 @ 8:30 am – Jul 20 @ 4:30 pm
  • Check in: 8-8:30am (first day only)
  • Class begins: 8:30am
  • Class Time: 15 Hours
  • Exam Time: 1 Hour
  • Instructor:  Mark Smeltzer, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS
Using the National USPAP Course material copyrighted by The Appraisal Foundation (TAF), this course covers basic rules for ethical behavior and competent performance. Designed to comply with USPAP requirements for state certified appraisers, it highlights the role of the appraiser and the implied impartiality often associated with this role. You’ll learn how the requirements of USPAP affect your appraisal business.

Note. State licensed and certified course participants who wish to complete the 15-Hour National USPAP Course may do so, but it will only count for state CE (elective) credit and will not meet the National USPAP requirement for state licensing retention. Course participants who are required to complete the 15-hour National USPAP Course due to current trainee licensing rules and regulations, will receive the QE credit for their successful completion of this pre-qualification course.