ASA-204 Advanced Topics in Aircraft Appraisals II

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Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Course is Part of this Program
Aircraft Appraisal Certificate

Course Length
4 days

Course Dates & Locations

  • April 19-22, 2018: Daytona Beach, FL

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    The Advanced Topics in Aircraft Appraisals II course, ME204AS (Machinery and Equipment Aircraft Specialty), is the final of four courses on aircraft specific appraisals required as part of the Accredited Member (AM) or Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) designation awarded by the American Society of Appraisers (ASA). The course is taught by College of Business faculty and industry practitioners with an ASA designation at the Embry-Riddle Daytona Beach campus. This program builds on the fundamental principles of appraisal terminology, methods and concepts, and basic aircraft terms, aviation concepts and applications discussed in the prior three courses.  ASA 204 covers report writing, defending your report, professional standards and ethics, damaged aircraft appraisals, and various approaches to appraising commercial aircraft.  ME204AS exposes participants to a broad spectrum of the aviation world to enhance their career path and professional standing in aircraft appraisals, banking and finance and related fields. 


    Who Should Attend

    The course is intended for professionals in the aircraft appraisal, banking and finance and aircraft maintenance industries.

    Course Objectives

    • Review of Excel applications
    • Introduction to statistical concepts and forecasting techniques
    • Appraising UAS
    • Appraising helicopters
    • Appraising aviation engines
    • Appraising flight simulators
    • Appraising aircraft parts inventory
    • Appraising ground service equipment

    Instructional Methods

    In addition to lectures and materials, this course provides opportunities for participants to:
    Read and discuss MTS journal articles that highlight current developments in the aircraft appraising profession
    Discuss current, historic and possible future impact to values for different sectors of aviation equipment
    Listen to expert guest speakers from the aviation industry on important topics relevant for aircraft appraisers


    1. Successful completion of ME201AS and ME202AS
    2. Familiarity with spreadsheet tools and analysis

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    Daytona Beach Campus
    600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
    Daytona Beach, Florida 32114