Wisconsin Real Estate Appraisal School
Wondering how to become an appraiser?
As your partner in Appraisal Education in Wisconsin, OnCourse Learning is an Wisconsin real estate appraisal school, approved by the Wisconsin Real Estate Appraisers Board to provide appraisal licensing and continuing education courses for real estate appraisal agents. OnCourse Learning provides all of the live and online appraiser license courses you will ever need for your career in real estate appraisal.
Browse online appraisal courses below to find the class that is right for you!
Wisconsin Appraisal New License Requirements
There are three levels of licensure for real estate appraisers in the state of Wisconsin:
- Licensed Residential Appraiser
- Certified Residential Appraiser
- Certified General Appraiser
The licensure process includes the following requirements:
- All applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED
- Must complete all education and experience requirements
- Pass the state exam
- Submit application and pay associated fees
In order to become a licensed appraiser, all applicants must complete 150 hours of educational credits. OnCourse Learning can help you get started with the Wisconsin 150-Hour Real Estate Appraiser Licensee Package. This course package contains 7 mandatory courses and the USPAP Manual eBook. The courses in this package cover basic appraisal principles and procedures, site valuation, sales comparison, market analysis, and various other topics. The knowledge gained from this course offers all students a solid educational foundation to set them up for a successful career. While completing this course, applicants will also need to complete 2000 hours of experience within no less than 12 months (no more than 25% commercial appraisals may account for the hours). After meeting these educational and experience requirements, you will be fully licensed to practice real estate appraisal in the state of Wisconsin!
Wisconsin Appraisal Upgrade License Requirements
If you would like to move onto the certified levels, you will need to first meet these higher education requirements:
- For Certified Residential level: A minimum of an Associate’s Degree OR 21 college semester hours in specific subject matters
- For Certified General level: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree OR 30 college semester hours in specific subject matters
For the certified residential level, you will need 50 additional hours of education plus 2500 hours of experience to be completed in no less than 24 months (no more than 25% commercial appraisals may account for the hours). For the certified general level, you need an additional 100 education hours plus 3000 hours of experience (including 1500 hours of non-residential appraisals) to be completed within no less than 30 months.
Wisconsin Appraisal Continuing Education Requirements
All Wisconsin home inspection licenses expire on December 15 of odd years. To qualify for renewal, licensees must complete 28 hours of continuing education (including the 7 hour USPAP Update course). For a hassle free renewal period, OnCourse Learning offers two continuing education course packages that include the USPAP Update. With you from the beginning of your career and onward to professional development, OnCourse Learning provides comprehensive educational solutions.