The Good, Better, "Best" Appraiser Workshop

The Good, Better, "Best" Appraiser Workshop is an appraisal theory and methodology pr program offered over two days at the Potomack Company auction gallery in Old Town Alexandria, VA.

New Appraisers will have the opportunity to simulate an appraisal inspection and gain the confidence and skills needed to act like old pros, while old pros will add new skills needed to expand a practice and advance product knowledge in accumulating qualified appraiser status with the IRS.

Participants will receive a course workbook, a digital forms archives and a certificate of completion. The Good, Better, "Best" Workshop is limited to 15 individual appraisers to ensure a low student to instructor ratio.

Soon there will be new education requirements for qualified appraisers from the Appraisal Foundation. Proposed qualification for appraisers include "Credentialed appraisers are required to obtain seventy (70) hours of continuing education during each five (5) year period preceding credential. Twenty (20) hours of which must be in coursework related to valuation theory." Our workshop will dedicate part of one full day to valuation theory, the first class of it's kind.

Click for more information on Session One: Client Management, Forms Management and Personal Property Techniques

Click for more information on Session Two: Personal Property Inspections, Identifications and Descriptions

Recent sales brochures from the The Potomack Company in Old Town Alexandria, VA where the next workshop will be held (click image to enlarge).

Comments from past Workshop participants:

"The notebook with information will live on beyond the Workshop"

"The best aspect was the interaction of the various levels of expertise of the participants which helped with the overall educational experience."

"A great experience for new and experienced appraisers"

"Loved touching and feeling all of the pieces"

"The hands on opportunities, the chance for open discussion was a real plus"

"Hearing the instructors life experiences is very helpful"

"Thank you for being professional, open and honest, to give a real taste of the profession. A++"

"Todd and Jane were great"