» STEPS TO MEMBERSHIP
Complete the enclosed application and return it to ASEA
along with the appropriate application fee.
ASEA will review your application.
If your experience meets ASEA's requirements for membership your application will be approved. If your application is not approved, your entire processing fee
will be immediately refunded.
Within 10 working days, after ASEA has approved your membership, you will receive a letter of acceptance and a Code of Ethics. The Code of Ethics must be signed and returned, along with the remainder of your membership fee. (ASEA membership dues are tax deductible.)
Once your fees are paid, ASEA will send your Membership Document, sample appraisal, an Appraiser's Handbook and a wallet-sized identification card listing your name, appraiser number and membership expiration date.
All new members must complete the ASEA Principles of Valuation Home Study Course within 6 months after being accepted as a member. The ASEA Advanced Principles of Valuation Home Study Course must be completed within the following 6 month period. A total of 1 year will be allowed to complete both of ASEA's Training Courses. Both courses combined are a total of 105 hours of Education Hour Credit.
In addition to the 2 ASEA Training Courses, new members must complete the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice Course. (USPAP—15 Hours) within a 3 month time period after completion of the above ASEA Home Study Courses.