EVENTS & EDUCATION

The Seattle Chapter of the Appraisal Institute offers high quality education that will help you advance your career. The Appraisal Institute offers programs that can meet both state and Appraisal Institute primary and continuing education (CE) requirements.

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Online Education – Learn at your own pace anytime, anywhere. Top-notch Appraisal Institute courses and seminars come straight to your desktop with online education! Learn from any computer anywhere, whenever you have time. It’s easy, convenient and a great way to get the education you want.

Webinars – Appraisal Institute presents webinars year round on today’s trending appraisal issues and business practice topics.

AI covers top of mind industry issues for real estate appraisers (commercial and residential), lenders, underwriters, review analysts, realtors, brokers, architects, engineers, contractors and commercial asset managers.

  • Dates, locations & instructors are subject to change.
  • Interested attendees are encouraged to register early as we reserve the right to cancel any program due to low attendance.
Sep
21
Tue
Aerial Inspections For Real Estate @ Virtual Training
Sep 21 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Aerial Inspections For Real Estate

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Click here to register for Aerial Inspections For Real Estate

Aerial Inspections For Real Estate
Instructor: Lamar H. Ellis, III

Wouldn’t you like to learn about the various types of aerial inspections and the different crossover real estate businesses using them? Become familiar with the Federal, State and Local rules and how to obtain permissions for safe aerial operations.  Watch from the skies as a residential home is constructed over a 10-month period and learn about the environmental and operational issues involved in multiple operational flight.  There is a lot of material to be shared so get ready for a professionally produced, fast-paced, informative, interactive and fun program.

Lamar Ellis, MAI, SRA, is a real estate expert with over 30 years of valuation experience. He has written seminars on drone technology and its impact on real estate since 2014 and presented in 31 States. Lamar is an FAA Certified Part 107 Remote Pilot and president of Drone Education Services, LLC. He currently serves as Treasurer for the Atlanta Chapter of the Association of Unmanned Aerial Systems International and participates in UAS working groups. He is a recognized expert on drone technology and its impact on real estate. He has spoken at the National Conferences of the Appraisal Institute, the American Society of Appraisers and the National Association of Realtors.

Schedule

September 21, 2021

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. – Zoom Check In
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Live Presentation

Registration Fees:

Appraisal Institute: $75

Designated Members, Candidates, Practicing Affiliates and Affiliates

Non-AI/Standard: $100

Continuing Education & Attendance Policy

“Aerial Inspections for Real Estate” is approved for three (3) hours of continuing education by the Appraisal Institute and the Washington State DOL, Course # A21201976 and the Oregon ACLB, Course #AISC-C-0721-1852.  100% attendance is required for credit and will be verified throughout the webinar. The student’s webcam must be visible on the Zoom platform during the entirety of class time. It is the student’s responsibility to verify their state(s)’ approval of this live stream virtual method of delivery (if the license is outside of Washington or Oregon).

Required Equipment: 

Internet Access, Computer with Webcam/Camera, Microphone and Speakers. Joining the offering with a cell phone is not recommended as these devices often lead to connection problems. Cell phones are better utilized solely as a secondary device.

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.