Valuation: Foundation Programme
150 Hours Formal CPDShow Dates
Learn best practice in inspection and measurement. Gain the breadth of knowledge you need to apply the principles of valuation on a day to day basis
Designed to give you detailed knowledge needed for valuation, focusing on the main competencies of valuation practice: inspection, measurement and valuation methodologies through to the application of that knowledge and guidance and best practice on how to write Red Book compliant reports, ensuring that any valuation report meets RICS as well as international standards (including IPMS and IVS).
Enable you to assess the property market and be in a position to recognise which situations will require which types of valuation, choose and apply the right methodology and create the valuation report in line with RICS best practice and international standards and how to work with your clients.
Gain the insight to be able to critically analyse valuations that come across your desk to identify red flags and allow you to exercise your professional scepticism. Develop insight into the day to day tasks of a valuer, as well as give the detailed knowledge on how the valuations are created.
Who is this course for?
Professionals who need to create or work with valuations on a day to day basis including valuers and professionals working in finance functions or departments who use valuation reports as part of their decision making process.
If you are an APC and Assoc. Candidate, this course will take you through the knowledge and skills needed for the Inspection, Measurement and Valuation competencies that will prepare you to demonstrate Level 3.
Learn through a wide range of online learning resources including real time with the trainer through engaging web classes and focus your learning through case studies and practical real-life examples. The course is composed of 6 technical modules which will cover the core valuation competencies of inspection, measurement and valuation methodologies and report writing.
Module 0: Course Introduction
Module 1: Context and information gathering for valuation
Module 2: Comparable method and the market
Module 3: Investment method and two techniques
Module 4: Residual method traditional
Module 5: DRC and profits methods overview
Module 6: Valuation Standards and the client
Module 7: Course Review and Summary
During this course you will have access to RICS Isurv to further support your learning.
Certificate of Completion
Only, upon passing the final exam, learners will be eligible to receive an RICS Certificate of Completion.