Pennsylvania Appraiser
Qualifying Education (QE) Classes

Champions Now Offers Real Estate Appraiser Qualifying Education (QE) in Pennsylvania!

Prepare for a career in Real Estate Appraisal with a complete Pennsylvania qualifying education Program designed to help you succeed. Our appraiser courses will take you from the basic principles to the complex concepts you will need to understand to satisfy the Pennsylvania appraiser licensing requirements.

In compliance with the Pennsylvania State Board of Real Estate Appraisers and the Appraisal Qualifications Board (AQB), any person wanting to obtain an Appraisal License must complete the required education, submit an application and past a national examination. Full licensing and educational requirements for a Trainee License, Residential License and General License can be found here.

The following courses are offered under Provider #003083

Already enrolled for an Online Appraisal Course?

Champions School of Real Estate has partnered with McKissock, a 3rd-party online education provider, to host all of our online Appraisal courses. Click the button below to access the online portal and take your courses.

Log In

Appraiser License Programs
Choose a Program to Enroll

The following Appraisal QE programs are approved and available to students seeking an Appraisal license in Pennsylvania. Depending on state approvals and licensing requirements, some programs may not be all inclusive. Please read each program description for additional information before purchasing.

204-Hour
State Certified Residential Appraiser Program

$2098$3008
SAVE $910
This Package Includes:
  • 2020-2021 USPAP
  • Appraisal 1 - 6
  • Residential Report Writing & Case Studies
  • Specialized Residential Appraisal Topics
  • Statistics, Modeling, & Finance
  • Appraising for the Supervisor and Trainee
  • 204 TALCB Credit Hours
Online courses are taken via a 3rd party provider.
Please Call to Register for Virtual Classroom.

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

79-Hour
Appraiser Trainee Program (Live)

$950$1290
SAVE $340
This Package Includes:
  • USPAP (15-Hours)
  • Basic Appraisal Principles (30-Hours)
  • Basic Appraisal Procedures (30-Hours)
  • Supervisor-Trainee Course for Texas (4-Hours)

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

Make a Selection Below to Get Started

The following Appraisal QE courses are approved and available to students seeking an Appraisal license in Pennsylvania. For additional information on each course, click the title to view the course description.

2022-2023 15-Hour National USPAP Course

Gain an understanding of the application of USPAP in real world scenarios.

Familiarize yourself with the 2020-2021 Uniform Standard of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP). This course explores changes to the 2020-2021 version of USPAP, dives into demanding and complex appraisal problems, and provides insights into how to confidently put forth property appraisals that adhere to USPAP standards

  • 15 Credit Hours (TALCB)
  • Online course is taken via a 3rd-party provider

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

Basic Appraisal Principles

Take an in-depth look at how real property concepts, characteristics, and legal descriptions influence real estate values. This is a foundational course for other advanced appraisal courses. It summarizes the educational requirements for appraisers, explains the characteristics of a market, and summarizes the process of market analysis.

  • 30 Credit Hours (TALCB)
  • Online course is taken via a 3rd-party provider

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

Basic Appraisal Procedures

An overview of Real Estate Appraisal valuation procedures.

Continue to establish your foundation for the appraisal profession by learning the steps for appraising all types of real property. This course reviews the three approaches to value (the Cost Approach, Sales Comparison Approach, and the Income Capitalization Approach) and explores real-world examples of each approach to value.

  • 30 Credit Hours (TALCB)
  • Online course is taken via a 3rd-party provider

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

Residential Market Analysis & Highest and Best Use

Learn to properly collect, analyze, and understand market data.

Market analysis and highest and best use are key elements involved in a credible real property valuation. This course will give you the tools and insights needed to expand your knowledge in these critical analyses. It reviews the basics of analysis, including definitions and terminology, boosts your knowledge of common methodologies used to extract information from the market, and explores the concept of highest and best use and the theory of consistent use.

  • 15 Credit Hours (TALCB)
  • Online course is taken via a 3rd-party provider

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

Residential Site Valuation and Cost Approach

Explore the fundamentals of site valuation and cost approach with course content designed to meet the requirements of the Appraisal Qualifications Board as part of the required Real Property Appraiser Qualification Criteria. This course fulfills one of the elements of the AQB’s Required Core Curriculum for Licensed Residential Real Property Appraiser Classification and the Certified Residential Real Property Appraiser Classification.

  • 15 Credit Hours (TALCB)
  • Online course is taken via a 3rd-party provider

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

Residential Sales Comparison and Income Approaches

Cover the basics of income property principles that affect the appraisal of residential properties. With this course, you will expand your knowledge of the two primary approaches used to value real property, boost your knowledge on the principles of income capitalization, and set a foundation for more advanced general appraiser classes.

  • 30 Credit Hours (TALCB)
  • Online course is taken via a 3rd-party provider

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

Advanced Residential Applications and Case Studies

Designed to comply with the 2008 Real Property Appraiser Qualification Criteria established by the Appraiser Qualifications Board, this course is structured around four specialized areas of appraisal practice: complex property appraisal, market analysis, challenges in the sales comparison approach, and highest and best use analysis. This course provides a thorough explanation of complex properties, reviews the COMPETENCY RULE and the SCOPE OF WORK RULE aspects of USPAP, explains the valuation process and reporting process for complex properties, and examines 15 advanced case studies that illustrate the practical application of each principle discussed.

  • 15 Credit Hours (TALCB)
  • Online course is taken via a 3rd-party provider

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

Residential Report Writing and Case Studies (QE)

An appraisal report is both the final step and a critical element in the appraisal process. Get up-to-speed on the techniques and procedures associated with writing a proper appraisal report and uncover the various reporting options available. Learn the foundational requirements for these reports, which are taken from USPAP and intended users such as Fannie Mae and HUD. You will also enhance your learning with interactive case studies on a single-family dwelling and a three-unit residential income property.

  • 15 Credit Hours (TALCB)
  • Online course is taken via a 3rd-party provider

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

Statistics, Modeling, and Finance

From graphic analysis to measures of dispersion, this course takes you inside a range of topics relating to statistical analysis, mathematical modeling, and the principles of real estate finance as they apply to the appraisal profession. You will advance your skills through demonstrations of mathematical and valuation modeling, automated valuation models (AVMs), and linear and multiple regression analysis. Review the role of the Federal Reserve System and the history of financing in the United States. This course is structured to conform to the 2008 Real Property Appraiser Qualification Criteria established by the AQB.

  • 15 Credit Hours (TALCB)
  • Online course is taken via a 3rd-party provider

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

Supervising the Trainee Appraiser: National Regulations and Responsibilities

A course that aims to assist in creating competent appraisers who promote and reinforce ethical appraisal practice.

The course commences with an overview of national and state appraisal regulatory bodies as well as a comprehensive discussion of the minimum AQB qualifying criteria for supervisory appraisers and the various appraiser classifications. Obligations of appraiser ethics and competency are also discussed with a focus on supervisory appraisers and trainees. The course concludes with specific roles and responsibilities of supervisory appraisers and trainee appraisers, including a final chapter that serves as a best practices checklist, designed to ensure thorough and meaningful supervisory oversight, and best practice development by trainees in appraisal development and reporting.

  • 4 Credit Hours (TALCB)
  • Online course is taken via a 3rd-party provider
  • Online Course Approved as 'National Appraising for the Supervisor and Trainee'

Choose a Delivery Method

Please select a delivery method
above and try again.

Set Your Appraiser License Education Course Schedule.
Online or in the Virtual Classroom!

Virtual Classroom

Combination of instructor-led ChampionsLIVE!® streaming and home-study.

Best for remote students who want the classroom experience streamed to their home or office. Study before class and spend time with a real-teacher remotely at home.

Online (3rd-Party)

An online, module based course that works on any mobile device with an internet connection.

For remote students who learn best with video and interactive activities. Work through online material at your own pace on any device with an internet connection. These courses are taken via a 3rd-party provider.

Helpful Links

Appraisal Course Breakdown:

  • Appraisal 1: Basic Residential Appraisal Principles
  • Appraisal 2: Basic Residential Appraisal Procedures
  • Appraisal 3: Residential Market Analysis & Highest & Best Use
  • Appraisal 4: Residential Appraiser Site Valuation & Cost Approach
  • Appraisal 5: Residential Sales Comparison & Income Approaches
Close

Appraisal Course Breakdown:

  • Appraisal 1: Basic Residential Appraisal Principles
  • Appraisal 2: Basic Residential Appraisal Procedures
  • Appraisal 3: Residential Market Analysis & Highest & Best Use
  • Appraisal 4: Residential Appraiser Site Valuation & Cost Approach
  • Appraisal 5: Residential Sales Comparison & Income Approaches
  • Appraisal 6: Advanced Residential Applications & Case Studies
Close