Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education

CE Live Course Calendar

Live Class Calendar
Date(s) Class City &
State
Class
Type
Credit Hours Price   Details
Jun 06 – Jun 06 Albuquerque Zoning: What Every Real Estate Broker Should Know Class (4-Credit Hours) Albuquerque, NM Day
Appraiser CE 4
$69.00  Add to Cart 

Areas of land are divided by appropriate authorities into zones within which various uses are permitted.

This class will begin by giving the Licensee a brief history of Zoning and how it began.  Students will learn key definitions of Zoning, their importance and sector overlays that could accompany them.   The course will cover special exceptions and variances, and what’s there purpose.  Students will gain an understanding of the Amendment process and the importance of understanding the Zoning Office.

Topics Include:

  • Why Zoning?
  • History & Evolution of Zoning Codes
  • Important Definitions
  • Sector Plans & Development
  • How to determine a Zoning Code
  • Special Exceptions/Variances
  • Amending a Zoning Code
Location Details: Session Details:
  • Kaplan Professional Schools - Albuquerque
  • 8205 Spain Rd NE
  • Ste 109
  • Albuquerque, NM 87109

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  • #1: Thu, June 06, 2019, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (local)

Taught By:
  • Michael Glass
Jul 12 – Jul 12 Real Estate Green 101 Class (4-Credit Hours) Albuquerque, NM Day
Appraiser CE 4
$69.00  Add to Cart 

What is green? Green is different things to different people.

Green is not a stagnant definition, but an integration of concepts, policies, practices…a philosophy of interconnected ideas and choices…resulting in reduced environmental impact.

Green building techniques have been used for centuries. The modern green building movement began in the 1970’s as a result of both the oil price increases and the rise of the environmental movement. This course will help provide a basic understanding of  “green” attributes and lifestyles. It will establish a baseline of information and investigation, create common terminology and resources for “green” building while exploring associated tax incentives.

Topics Include:

  • Build Green New Mexico
  • LEED
  • Energy Star
  • Sustainability
  • Passive solar design
  • Thermal solar
  • Tax credits and rebates
Location Details: Session Details:
  • Kaplan Professional Schools - Albuquerque
  • 8205 Spain Rd NE
  • Ste 109
  • Albuquerque, NM 87109

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  • #1: Fri, July 12, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (local)

Taught By:
  • Richard Gallegos
Jul 17 – Jul 17 The Twenty Most Cost-Effective Home Improvements Class (4-Credit Hours) Albuquerque, NM Day
Appraiser CE 4
$69.00  Add to Cart 

Here are 20 cost-effective home improvements that add value and enjoyment for every homeowner.

Homeowners are spending more time and money on fixing up their homes than ever before. In fact, U.S. Census Bureau statistics indicate that maintentance and repairs make up about 30 percent of the expenditures. The other 70 percent is spent for alterations, major replacements, additions, and outside additions and alterations.

This is your guide to 20 home improvements that will maximize resale value. You will learn where the money goes in a typical remodeling job, as well as how much is spent on kitchen and bathroom remodeling, plumbing, HVAC, roofing, and more. Discover tips and ideas to help you communicate with your clients and customers about value-added home improvements.

The course category is education.

Topics include:

  • Trends in remodeling spending
  • Setting spending priorities
  • Maintenance and repairs
  • Kitchen and bathroom remodeling
  • Avoiding hidden mechanical costs
  • Roofing and siding
  • Window upgrades that save energy
  • Environmental concerns
  • Cost vs. value analysis
Location Details: Session Details:
  • Kaplan Professional Schools - Albuquerque
  • 8205 Spain Rd NE
  • Ste 109
  • Albuquerque, NM 87109

  • Get Directions
  • #1: Wed, July 17, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (local)

Taught By:
  • Larry Ashwood
Jul 17 – Jul 17 Solar PV Value? Questions to Ask Class (2-Credit Hours) Albuquerque, NM Day
Appraiser CE 2
$34.00  Add to Cart 

Solar Photo Voltaic (PV) are increasingly present in New Mexico homes. Does this represent value? Can this create difficulties for the transaction?

This course will familiarize you with the impact and potential pitfalls that Solar PV can have on a transaction.  Can Solar PV truly add value?  What must you address in your transactions to protect the public?

Topics Include:

  • History of PV in New Mexico
  • PV Value, Yes or No
  • Questions to ask for listing and buyer brokers
Location Details: Session Details:
  • Kaplan Professional Schools - Albuquerque
  • 8205 Spain Rd NE
  • Ste 109
  • Albuquerque, NM 87109

  • Get Directions
  • #1: Wed, July 17, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (local)

Taught By:
  • Larry Ashwood
Aug 08 – Aug 08 Surveys From A to Z Class (4-Credit Hours) Albuquerque, NM Day
Appraiser CE 4
$69.00  Add to Cart 

How is real property described?

This class will show the student how to describe real property.  Students will be given examples of why a Survey is important and the regulations that oversee them.  We will cover the different types of Surveys and their purpose.  You will gain an understanding of preparing for a survey, how to read them and how Title searches fit into the process.

Topics Include:

  • How is Real Property Described
  • Why get a Survey
  • Regulation of Surveyors
  • Types of Surveys
  • How to read and explain a Survey
  • Survey and Title Insurance
  • Typical issues addressed/Resolved via Surveys
Location Details: Session Details:
  • Kaplan Professional Schools - Albuquerque
  • 8205 Spain Rd NE
  • Ste 109
  • Albuquerque, NM 87109

  • Get Directions
  • #1: Thu, August 08, 2019, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (local)

Taught By:
  • Michael Glass
Aug 14 – Aug 14 Easements and Access for the Non-Lawyer Class (4-Credit Hours) Albuquerque, NM Day
Appraiser CE 4
$69.00  Add to Cart 

An easement is a certain right to use the real property of another without possessing it. An easement fulfills the needs of one property at the expense of another.

If you would like to understand the meaning and implications of an easement, this course can help explain the laws in terms everyone can understand.

Topics Include:

  • The importance of easements and how they burden or benefit the various parties
  • The different types of easements
  • The various uses of easements
  • Extermination or termination of easements
Location Details: Session Details:
  • Kaplan Professional Schools - Albuquerque
  • 8205 Spain Rd NE
  • Ste 109
  • Albuquerque, NM 87109

  • Get Directions
  • #1: Wed, August 14, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (local)

Taught By:
  • Steve Riemann
Sep 05 – Sep 05 Legal Descriptions and Survey Maps Class (4-Credit Hours) Albuquerque, NM Day
Appraiser CE 4
$69.00  Add to Cart 

Learn how America has grown, and in the process, how legal descriptions have evolved.

 In this course, you will learn the basics of map and survey reading. You will understand the different methods of describing property, as well as where to find source information about real estate descriptions and locations.

 After completing this course, you will be better able to discuss survey types and requirements with your customers and clients. Learn how to read a metes and bounds legal description, how to interpret the Uniform Parcel Code (UPC) codes, and much more. This hands-on course is enlightening and entertaining. Enroll today!

 Topics Include:

  • New Mexico land history
  • Types of legal descriptions
  • Types of surveys
Location Details: Session Details:
  • Kaplan Professional Schools - Albuquerque
  • 8205 Spain Rd NE
  • Ste 109
  • Albuquerque, NM 87109

  • Get Directions
  • #1: Thu, September 05, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (local)

Taught By:
  • Bill McCoy III
Dec 19 – Dec 19 Solar PV Value? Questions to Ask Class (2-Credit Hours) Albuquerque, NM Day
Appraiser CE 2
$34.00  Add to Cart 

Solar Photo Voltaic (PV) are increasingly present in New Mexico homes. Does this represent value? Can this create difficulties for the transaction?

This course will familiarize you with the impact and potential pitfalls that Solar PV can have on a transaction.  Can Solar PV truly add value?  What must you address in your transactions to protect the public?

Topics Include:

  • History of PV in New Mexico
  • PV Value, Yes or No
  • Questions to ask for listing and buyer brokers
Location Details: Session Details:
  • Kaplan Professional Schools - Albuquerque
  • 8205 Spain Rd NE
  • Ste 109
  • Albuquerque, NM 87109

  • Get Directions
  • #1: Thu, December 19, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (local)

Taught By:
  • Larry Ashwood