Advanced Valuation Methods

Associated Courses

£125.00 + VAT

This CPD session aims to provide an insight into advanced methods of valuation.

12 hours CPD


Course details


When a valuer is ready to estimate the value of a property they must select the most appropriate valuation method. This will depend upon the nature of the property and the purpose for which the valuation is required.

This course examines the Profits Method and the Cost based Method which are generally considered the more advanced methods of valuation.

A separate CPD course, Common Valuation Methods, is also available on the Online Academy which examines the Comparative, Residual and Investment methods.

Who is this course for?

This course is most suitable for professionals in real estate, commercial property management, valuation, property development and associated professions who wish to gain a fundamental knowledge of the more advanced methods of valuation.

This is also suitable for professionals who need to work with commercial valuations on a day to day basis, including those from a non-valuation background who use valuations as part of their decision-making process.

Time commitment

The total estimated study time for the completing the course is 12 hours.

It is recommended that delegates spread their studies over 2-3 weeks, working up to a maximum of 6 hours’ study per week.

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

As a fully online self-managed course you are able stop and re-start the course as you progress. Working at a time and place that suits your needs. You will be guided through the course by the interactive material and advised the best way to progress throughout.

Course objectives

At the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Recognise the type of property for which the profits method and the cost based method of valuation will be most suitable.
  • Explain the principles upon which the profits and cost based methods are based
  • Undertake a profits and a cost based method of valuation of a property.
  • Recognise the advantages and limitations of both methods of valuation.

Course structure

The course is made up of three study sections.

  • Introduction to advanced valuation methods
  • The profits method of valuation
  • The cost based method of valuation

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course but it is recommended that participants undertake the Introduction to Valuation in the Property Market and Common Valuation Methods courses if they do not already have experience of valuation.


You will be tested with online quizzes as you progress through each stage of the course. You must achieve 80% or more in each quiz to successfully complete the course. Additional attempts will be permitted should you not be successful on your first attempt.

On successful completion of the course you will receive a UCEM certificate of completion for 12 hours formal CPD.



Enrolment details

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