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The Appraisal Institute of Canada has a number of affiliated organizations that offer education and development courses to AIC members! See below our current affiliated organization partners:

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    ASA offers its highly recognized education program, the Machinery and Equipment Valuation Program, to AIC members at the same ASA member-discounted price.

    This comprehensive education program includes four courses, including:

    • ME201-000 – Introduction to Machinery and Equipment Valuation;
    • ME202-000 – Machinery and Equipment Valuation Methodology;
    • ME203-000 – Advanced Topics and Case Studies;
    • ME204-000 – Machinery and Equipment Valuation – Advanced Topics and Report Writing.
  • February 15th, 2017 – 1:30pm EST – 2:45pm EST

    Understanding the Fundamentals of Real Estate Valuation in a Social Housing Environment

    Interested in learning more about property valuation? This session will discuss the fundamentals of real estate valuation and how the appraisal report can help you to make informed real estate decisions. 

    Discussion will include:

    • Highest and best use;
    • Zoning, land controls and permitted uses;
    • Understanding the different valuation methodologies. 

    Whether you’re looking to finance, assess market rent, make capital expenditures, sell or purchase in the non-profit and social housing sectors, or assessing the feasibility of converting or developing a project, join this webinar to find out why a valuation expert could be instrumental to your team of experts to maximize your real estate assets. 

    Speaker: Nathalie Roy-Patenaude, AACI, P.App., Director-Counsellor, Professional Practice of the Appraisal Institute of Canada (Nat’l)

    Register Now!


    Under a partnership with AIC and CICEA, AIC members may access the Certified Executor Advisor education program to obtain the CEA designation.

    • The CICEA on-line education program is divided into these seven modules:  
      • Module 1) Getting Started; Duties of an Executor / Executrix
      • Module 2) Financial Considerations
      • Module 3) Property
      • Module 4) Trusts
      • Module 5) The Estate and Probate
      • Module 6) Challenges of Estate Administration
      • Module 7) Benefits of The CEA 
    • For more detailed information about the curriculum, download the CEA Syllabus.
    • AIC members’ preferred price is $1,295 (discounted by $200)
    • 12 guaranteed continuous professional development credits will be granted to AIC members upon the successful completion of the full course.
    • To register for the CEA program with your special AIC discount, go to this link.
    • For more information, go to AIC’s Frequently Asked Questions.   


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    • The Canadian Property Tax Association – Western Chapter
    • 2017 CPTA Western Chapter Educational Seminar
      • Monday March 6 and Tuesday March 7, 2017
      • The Metropolitan Centre, Calgary, AB
      • Eligible for AIC Guaranteed CPD Credits 

    Presentations this year will include:


    Guests from BC, SK, and ON will discuss their centralized assessment systems, the success they have had, what they have learned and adjustments made, and more.  Alberta Municipal Affairs will then provide their thoughts and direction for the Province of Alberta’s new Centralized Assessment for Designated Industrial Properties.


    Bev Dahlby expounds on the recently released BC Tax Competitiveness Report and provides insight as to how this relates to Alberta and Saskatchewan.


    Carlos Murillo provides us with another exceptional economic update.


    Sarah Welker discusses the impact of a positive corporate culture on the guest experience.


    Two accomplished AIC members, Darrell Thorvaldson & Allen Beatty, present on the appraisal of machinery and equipment.


    Discuss how they are accelerating the pace of improvement in environmental performance in Canada’s oil sands through collaborative action and innovation.


    • WESTERN CANADA LEGAL UPDATES – Wilson Laycraft, Lawson Lundell, and more

    Full details in this brochure.

    To register, please fill out the 2017 CPTA Educational Seminar Registration Form.

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    CARSON DUNLOP CONTINUING EDUCATION The following Carson Dunlop courses have been approved for guaranteed AIC CPD credits. For more information visit the Carson Dunlop website.

    • Commercial roofing – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Commercial structures – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Forced-air gas heating – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Exterior structures – 4 AIC CPD credits
    • Getting electricity into the home – 4 AIC CPD credits
    • Grow houses – 1 AIC CPD credit
    • The home inspection process – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Plumbing: supply, drain, waste and vent – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Surface water control and landscaping – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Understanding residential cooling systems and insulation – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Understanding residential electrical systems and appliances – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Understanding residential heating – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Understanding residential interiors – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Understanding residential plumbing systems – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Understanding residential roofing and exteriors – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Understanding residential structures – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Wells, pumps and septic systems – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Wood-burning fireplaces – 3 AIC CPD credits
    • Architectural Styles – 3 AIC CPD credits
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    Take a course from ES Computer Training and earn guaranteed AIC CPD credits Offered in classrooms in various Ontario locations

    • NEW Facebook & LinkedIn for the Real Estate Industry – 7 CPDs
    • MS Outlook – Contact Management System for Real Estate Professionals – 7 CPDs
    • MS Excel – Finances for Real Estate Professionals – 7 CPDs
    • MS Publisher for Real Estate Professionals – 7 CPDs
    • Creating Marketing Presentations for Real Estate Professionals – 7 CPDs

    For details: ES Computer Training 131 Bloor St. W. Suite 200/318 Toronto, ON M5S 1R8

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    E-LEARNING:The International Property Tax Institute (IPTI), in partnership with the Institute of Municipal Assessors (IMA), offers an learning platform designed to provide a cost effective and content rich, online learning opportunity for continued education in the field of property assessment valuation and taxation.

    For details download the brochure here.


    PWGSC’S OFFICE OF SMALL AND MEDIUM SIZE ENTERPRISES (OSME) Small and medium size enterprises are encouraged to provide feedback to the RFI.

    Find out about OSME or attend one of our seminars about the federal purchasing process and how to sell goods and services to the Government of Canada.

    Toll-free information line: 1-800-811-1148



    Under a partnership agreement between AIC and REIC AIC members have access to the REIC’s courses and designation programs which cover all sectors of the real estate industry such as reserve fund planning, ethics, finance, law, leadership, human resources, leasing & negotiating, mortgage underwriting, property/asset management and more. Read the partnership announcement here. Read the FAQs here.

  • The Osgoode-IPTI Certificate – Writing Expert Reports in Property Valuation Disputes

    Date & Time: June 12, 13 & 16, 2017 (3 days)

    Location: Osgoode Professional Development Centre, 1 Dundas St. W., 26th Floor Toronto, ON

    Fee per Delegate: $2,495 plus HST

    For expert witnesses in property valuation disputes, the ability to draft a clear, competent and cohesive expert report is critical. This interactive and practical program will take your skills to the next level as you will hear from top lawyers, adjudicators and experts who will share knowledge and tips gained from extensive experience drafting, evaluating and reading expert reports.

    For more information on this certificate, click here.

  • UBC’s  Sauder School of Business – Real Estate Division offers several options for Appraisal Institute of Canada Members seeking continuing professional development opportunities.

    All of the programs and courses listed on this page are “guaranteed credits” for AIC’s Continuing Professional Development Program.

    Click here to register for  the following UBC Webinars:

    • February, 2017 (date TBD) (9am-11am PST)
      CPD 108: Seniors Facilities Valuation
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