Reston, VA (PRWEB) March 02, 2012
On June 4-7, 2012 the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) will provide a 3 1/2-day course in valuation theory. Gems and Jewelry Appraisal Theory, Methods and Application is known in the industry as the most comprehensive course available in the fundamentals of personal property/gems and jewelry appraising in a short format.
The updated course will start on the last day of the JCK Show, at the Tuscany Suites and Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Course updates include the most recent changes in ASA’s basic courses in appraisal theory and practice, as well as modifications to the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), which is the generally accepted appraisal standard in the United States.
The course is one of the two advanced courses required for the Master Gemologist Appraiser® certification. The course instructor is Mona Miller, FASA and a comprehensive workbook is included in the course registration fee. Please contact the Gems & Jewelry Discipline Committee Education Chair Teri Brossmer at (626) 335-6002 or visit http://www.asa-gj.org for more information.
About the American Society of Appraisers
The American Society of Appraisers is an international organization of appraisal professionals and others dedicated to the education, development and growth of the appraisal profession. More than 2,000 of its 5,000 members are business valuation appraisers. ASA is the oldest and only major organization representing ALL disciplines of appraisal specialists, originating in 1936 and incorporating in 1952. ASA’s headquarters is in the metropolitan Washington, DC area. To find an accredited appraiser near you, visit http://www.appraisers.org or call (800) 272-8258.