CORE COURSES

Course No. Course NameHoursDetails
CNA102 Introduction to Appraisal Standards 16To be completed within the first 30 days of registration.
CNA101 Introduction to Real Estate Appraising45To be completed within first 4 months of registration.
CNA111 CNAREA Ethics4To be completed by the end of the first year of being a Candidate Member.
CNA112A Guide to Residential Appraising 4To be completed by the end of the first year of being a Candidate Member.
CNA201 Residential Real Estate Appraising 16To be completed by the end of the first year of being a Candidate Member.
CNA103Introduction to the Fundamentals of Market Data 45To be completed by the end of the second year of being a Candidate Member.
CNA202Residential Cost Approach 16To be completed by the end of the second year of being a Candidate Member.
CNA203Residential Sales Comparison Approach 8To be completed by the end of the second year of being a Candidate Member.
CNA204Residential Income Approach 16To be completed by the end of the second year of being a Candidate Member.
CNA205Completing Residential Reports 8To be completed by the end of the second year of being a Candidate Member.
CNA206Fundamentals of Statistical Analysis 16To be completed by the end of the third year of being a Candidate Member.
CNA207Advanced Case Studies 16To be completed by the end of the third year of being a Candidate Member.
CNA208Appraising Complex Properties 16To be completed by the end of the third year of being a Candidate Member.
CNA104Introduction to Residential Construction 45Can be taken at any point in the first four years. Must be completed prior to writing final DAR exam.

ELECTIVE COURSES

Course No.Course NameHoursDetails
CNA211Understanding Highest and Best Use Analysis6
CNA222Banking Fundamentals 4
CNA209USPAP Review 4*CNA209 USPAP Review* First 60 days every even year (when new USPAP is issued)

For elective courses only: Other appraisal related courses should be submitted as they may be approved on a case to
case basis.

CNA: 101,102,103,104,111,112 & 209 are correspondence courses; course material is mailed to you.

CNA: 201,202,203,204,205,206,207,208 are in class courses; you will be required to attend classes when they’re available in your area.