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Elimination of Bias and Cultural Competency for Appraisers - with Real World Relevance

Starts: Mar 10, 2023 8:00 AM
Ends: Mar 10, 2023 11:00 AM
City: Pierre
Location: Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center
Room: Gallery F
Instructor: Peter Christensen, Esq
CE Hours: 3
Network Provider: PAASD

About the Course:

Elimination of Bias and Cultural Competency for Appraisers - with Real World Relevance provides appraisers with specifically relevant and useful guidance on the subjects of bias and discrimination in appraising and also the subject of cultural competency. The course content, as well as the laws and cases discussed, are relevant to both residential and commercial appraisers. Up-to-date information is given about current investigations and cases relating to alleged discrimination and guidance is offered on practices to reduce bias and the risk of disputes alleging discrimination.

Peter Christensen’s presentation of this seminar is sponsored by LIA Administrators & Insurance Services (, who manages the Appraisal Institute’s endorsed appraiser E&O program.  

Appraisers who are insured by LIA or become insured by LIA become eligible for a discount on their E&O premium by completing Peter’s class.  The discount is $70 on a policy with a per claim limit of $500k or higher, $40 on a policy with a lower limit.

About the Instructor:

Peter Christensen is an attorney and owner of Christensen Law Firm in Bozeman, Montana. His law practice is focused on matters concerning valuation services.
We welcome Peter Christensen to Pierre, South Dakota

The seminar will begin at 8:00 AM and will conclude at 11:00 AM on FRIDAY, March 10, 2023.

LOCATION:   Ramkota Hotel and Convention Center
                         Gallery F (Subject to Change)
                          920 W Sioux Ave,  Pierre, SD  57501

Early Bird Registration: Member Fee is   $125  (After 2/27/2023, the fee is $175)
                                            Non-Member is $225  (After 2/27/2023, the fee is $275)
Register by Monday, February 27, 2023 to save $50  

Note: To obtain Member Pricing
                  ASFMRA Members: Please enter "asfmra" in the coupon code area.                

:   7:30 am (Central Time) 
Class:       8:00 am to 11:00 am (Central time) 

Rooms available at The Ramkota Hotel and Convention Center - 605-224-6877
Mention "Appraisers 23" to receive room block price of $99. 

Rooms also available at The ClubHouse (across the parking lot from the Ramkota) - 605-494-2582
Mention "Professional Appraisers" to receive room block price of $139

If you have questions:
Call Bev Luke, 605-381-9415 or email:     

3 Hours of CE approved for SD Appraisers.

3 Hours of CE applied for WY Appraisers
3 Hours of CE applied for through the SD Real Estate Commission 

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