Introduction to Valuation in the Property Market

£25.00 + VAT

Gain a brief insight into the subject of valuation. Suitable for people who are new to valuation, or who have an interest in valuation in the property market but little or no knowledge of the subject.

2 hours CPD


Course details


This Introduction to Valuation in the Property Market course aims to provide a brief insight into the subject of valuation. The course has been designed for those with no previous, or limited, knowledge of valuation principles.


Time commitment

The total estimated study time for completing this course is 2 hours.

This estimate includes time for you to read or view a resource more than once, as well as time for you to take notes and undertake the online assessment.

As a fully online, self-managed course you are able to stop and restart te course as you progress. Working at a time and place that suits your needs.


Course objectives

By the end of this introductory course you should be able to:

  • explain how property relates to other types of investment and the reasons for investing in property;
  • identify what drives property values, both in terms of rental and capital values;
  • recognise the reasons why valuations are needed and what they are used for.

Course structure

The online delivery method enables you to study at your own a pace, wherever you may be.

This course is made up of five elements.

  1. Overview and guidance notes
  2. Presentation on valuation and the property market (e-learning)
  3. Introduction to the property market (study paper)
  4. Your local property market (exercise)
  5. A short quiz to assess what you have learned.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Technical Requirements

In order to maximise your learning experience, you will need access to:

  • a personal computer, laptop, tablet or mobile device with audio & video playback capability
  • access to the Internet (via a broadband connection recommended)

Be able to

  • use an up-to-date web browser (for example):

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge

  • open PDF documents using software such as Adobe

Please be aware if using a system within a firewall you may need your IT Team to allow pop-ups and access to YouTube.

Technical Assistance:

Should you require any technical assistance please contact


On successful completion of the course you will receive a UCEM certificate of completion for 2 hours formal CPD.


Enrolment details

To enrol today simply “add to basket” and proceed to the checkout to pay by credit or debit card. Individual or corporate bookings welcome.

For alternative payment options, including payment by invoice or to purchase for multiple delegates, please contact:

CPD Enquiries
Phone: +44 (0)118 921 4601

UCEM alumni?

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Interested in studying Real Estate further?

Check out the details of our BSc Real Estate Management programme on the main UCEM Website  , or listen to David Hunt one of our module leaders as he explain why he’d recommend a career in real estate.