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ORPTS training schedule

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Basic training courses:

Basic training courses offered by other professional organizations:

Continuing education courses:

Fundamentals of Assessment Administration

Prerequisite: None
Course type: Basic certification requirement
More information: Fundamentals of Assessment Administration

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom
  • six days
  • successful completion of exam is required
Not available at this time. N/A N/A
Online
  • three to four week duration
  • followed by in-person exam
  • successful completion of exam is required

Note: The Fundamentals of Assessment Administration course is available within the ORPTS Training Portal. The Training Portal is accessed through the secure Assessment Community website. You will need access to the Assessment Community before you can participate in online training courses. See How to Register for secured access.

Jan 12–Feb 13, 2018

February 14, 2018

Exam will be given in the ORPTS regional offices.

Mar 1–Mar 29, 2018

March 30, 2018

Exam will be given in the ORPTS regional offices.

Self-study Earn course credits by passing a final course exam without attending classroom or online training sessions. Not available at this time. N/A N/A

Fundamentals of Data Collection

Prerequisite: None
Course type: Basic certification requirement
More information: Fundamentals of Data Collection

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom
  • five days                                                        
  • successful completion of exam is required
Not available at this time. N/A N/A
Online Classroom: Nov 29–30, 2017

Nov 1–Nov 28, 2017

November 30, 2017

Genesee County

Self-study exam

Earn course credits by passing a final course exam without attending classroom or online training sessions.

N/A Self-study exam dates  Exams will be given in the ORPTS regional offices.

Fundamentals of Mass Appraisal

Prerequisite: Cost, Market, and Income Component
Course type: Basic certification requirement
More information: Fundamentals of Mass Appraisal

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom
  • three days
  • successful completion of exam is required
Not available at this time. N/A N/A
Online N/A Mar 12–Apr 5, 2018  April 6, 2018

Exam will be given in the ORPTS regional offices.

Self-study exam Earn course credits by passing a final course exam without attending classroom or online training sessions. N/A Self-study exam dates  Exams will be given in the ORPTS regional offices.

Introduction to Farm Appraisal

Prerequisite: Cost, Market, and Income Component
Course type: Basic certification requirement for agricultural municipalities
More information: Introduction to Farm Appraisal

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom
  • five days
  • successful completion of exam is required
Not available at this time. N/A N/A
Online N/A Not available at this time. N/A

N/A

Self-study exam Earn course credits by passing a final course exam without attending classroom or online training sessions. N/A

Self-study exam dates

Exams will be given in the ORPTS regional offices.

Cost, Market, and Income Approach to Value

Prerequisite: None
Course type: Basic certification requirement offered by other professional organizations
More information: Cost, Market, and Income Approach to Value

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom
  • two or more weeks of training are required to fulfill this requirement
  • multiple courses are required to meet this component
Various N/A Check NYSAA's website for course offerings.

Ethics Component

Prerequisite: None
Course type: Basic certification requirement offered by other Professional organizations
More information: Ethics Component

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
N/A

Available from some professional training organizations.

N/A N/A N/A

Introduction to RPS Version 4

Prerequisite: None
Course type: Continuing education
More information: Introduction to RPS Version 4

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom

two days

Not available at this time. N/A N/A

Introduction to RPS Version 4 and RPS V4 Custom Reports

Prerequisite: Current RPSV4 user
Course type: Continuing education
More information: See Introduction to RPS Version 4 and RPS V4 Custom Reports

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom
  • three days (you must attend all three days)
  • combined course
Not available at this time. N/A N/A

RPS V4 Custom Reports

Prerequisite: Current RPSV4 user
Course type: Continuing education
More information: RPS V4 Custom Reports

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom

one day

Not available at this time. N/A N/A

RPS V4 Valuation and Analysis

Prerequisite: Intro to RPSV4, Fundamentals of Mass Appraisal, and experience with RPSV4 Custom Report Writer and Excel
Course type: Continuing education
More information: RPS V4 Valuation and Analysis

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom
  • three days
  • preference given to those involved in a current year reassessment
Not available at this time. N/A N/A

RPS V4 Reports and Excel

Prerequisite: Current RPSV4 user
Course type: Continuing education

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom

one day

Not available at this time. N/A N/A

Field Review: Residential and Commercial

Prerequisite: Cost, Market, and Income Component and Fundamentals of Mass Appraisal
Course type: Continuing education
More information: Field Review: Residential and Commercial

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom
  • three days
  • preference may be given to those involved in a current year reassessment
Not available at this time. N/A N/A

RPS V4 Commercial Valuation

Prerequisite: Commercial Data Collection and Intro to RPS V4 Valuation and Analysis
Course type: Continuing education
More information: RPS V4 Commercial Valuation

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Classroom

two days

Not available at this time. N/A N/A

Sales Data Management

Prerequisite: None
Course type: Continuing education
More information: Sales Data Management

Delivery methodDelivery detailsTraining datesExam dateLocation
Online
  • available within the ORPTS (SLMS) Training Portal, accessible through the secure Assessment Community website 
    • If you are not already a member of the Assessment Community website, see How to Register for secured access.
  • self-enroll at any time in the Training Portal: search Sales Data Management in the Learning Search toolbar or Find Learning Quick Link. 

Note: If you have access to the Assessment Community but are having trouble accessing the SLMS Training Portal, please contact Educational Services.

Continuous—you  may self-enroll at any time. N/A N/A

 

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