Welcome to ASA Distance Education
The American Society of Appraisers (ASA) has partnered with National Media Services, Inc. to bring you distance education audio courses.
What makes ASA audio course programs so effective?
- These innovative continuing education programs are designed for ease in application and simply consist of MP3's, PDF's, and proctored examinations.
Having this information as MP3 means you can listen and relisten to them at your convenience.
ASA Distance Education Audio courses are available
for purchase online or can be ordered from:
Attn: ASA Order Department
613 N. Commerce Ave.
Front Royal, VA 22630
(540) 635-4181 ext. 223
Fax (540) 636-4240
Customer service hours are Monday - Friday from 9 AM - 5 PM ET
MTS Courses - Machinery and Technical
Note: MTS201 - MTS203 are each 27 hours with a 3-hour exam. MTS204 is 27 hours with a 4-hour exam. These offerings will cover the same topics and information as the classroom offerings. Course fee includes a student manual.
- Please note: No ASA reaccreditation credit will be awarded for the online or audio versions of these courses for designated members who have previously taken the course.
The objective of this course is to explore in depth the ideas introduced in MTS201 and provide students with a better understanding of the types of value commonly used in the appraisal of machinery and equipment. This course addresses the issues of price vs. value; indirect costs; use of and development of indexes; age-life concepts; recommended rounding of figures; types of values for M&E appraisal - reproduction cost new, replacement cost new, replacement cost depreciated, fair market value in use, orderly liquidation value, forced liquidation value; supporting conclusions for various purposes.