Service is available for all Texas real estate and appraisal licensing courses
that require a proctored final. As a
student, this means you can easily and conveniently utilize a proctor from the comfort
of home, saving you time and money (as much as $207 for your Texas real estate
right, Allied’s Proctoring Service is included at no
additional cost and is part of the tuition you’re already paying for the
This service includes an unbiased third-party who
will verify your identity and oversee you taking the course exam.
So, you’re ready for your final - what do you do next? To schedule a
proctor appointment, you can access the “Proctor” button in your course’s toolbar.
From there, you will launch a calendar of available dates and times. Simply
choose the ones you prefer for your final. Once it’s scheduled, you will
receive a confirmation email with additional instructions.
You must have a webcam to utilize this
You cannot access the calendar until
you have completed all of the assignments required to access the final exam.
You must schedule an appointment for
each course final attempt.
There is a 2-hour buffer for same day
Once at the appointment, you must go
through a 5-10 minute check-in process in which your identity is verified,
among other things. Once verified, you are transferred to a quiet room
where your test is completed.
During the exam, you must remain in
view of the webcam for the duration of the exam or the session will be ended
and the exam will be locked.
Currently, there are 18 appointments
available Monday through Friday, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. PST, excluding
Benefits of Using Allied’s Proctoring Service
Here are just a few of the
reasons you’ll benefit from enrolling in an Allied course that includes the
Save money - Start with a school that includes a
proctoring service as part of the tuition! This will save you money (as much as
$23 per Texas real estate course!) Using a third-party service costs extra. Why pay more when it can be included with what
you’ve already paid?
Save time –Instead of driving to your local library, you can save time
and simply log onto your computer. There’s
no drive time, traffic time or walking time to get to your testing location. It’s
all on your time!
Convenience – Take your final from the comfort of home. That’s right -
with Allied’s proctoring service, you don’t have to go anywhere. What is more
convenient than that? You just need access to a computer with a webcam.
Ease – What could be easier than logging into your computer and getting
started with your final? After your appointment is set up, just come back on
the assigned day and time of your final and complete a 5 – 10 minute check in.
After that, you’re on your way!
Get a Leg Up – You’ll be ahead! While your friends or classmates are
trying to find a proctor or travelling to a testing site, you’ll be at home
ready to sign in and get started on your final.
Benefit from the ease and convenience of Allied’s Proctoring
Service today. With live support from start to finish and 26 years of
experience, this is one additional way Allied is there to help its students
reach their goals. Get started now and complete your education on your terms.
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Allied Real Estate Schools, is proud to announce, in
conjunction with Metro-West Appraisal Company, LLC, the launch of the Real
Estate Appraiser Trainee Professional Development program, designed to provide
career development and a hands-on work site experience for appraiser students.
program picks up where the training finishes and is a seamless next step to get
our students educated and then out in the field alongside industry leaders,”
said Mike Eagan, director of sales and marketing. “It reinforces our primary goal of providing
live student support from start to finish.”
development program provides students with the opportunity to learn the
day-to-day expectations and responsibilities of the Appraiser Trainee position,
from professional development to on-the-job experience, including:
will receive an overview of the various State Board requirements leading to
licensure, gaining experiential hours and completing CE requirements
will find helpful and useful tips for a successful training experience
will develop a professional portfolio, as required for the interview
will develop a professional networking profile
completion of the professional development program, students will utilize their
job search abilities and learn how to negotiate for employment as an Appraiser
Trainee, if not already enrolled in an apprentice program
who are accepted into the Associate Program with Metro-West Appraisal will have
an opportunity to practice the skills they have learned under direct
supervision in an actual work environment
Appraisal, the largest independent residential appraisal firm in the nation, matches students with mentors that have
years of experience, a proven track record of completing quality appraisals and
a consistent pipeline of appraisal assignments. The paid Associate Program is
designed to provide Allied students with the first step in securing long-term
employment by providing hands-on experience working alongside tenured
appraisers. Greg Stephens, the Program Chair and Chief Appraiser, oversees the
program, bringing 40 years of appraisal industry experience and industry
qualifications, including SRA Designated Certified General Appraiser and winner
of the Valuation Visionary Award.
“We are excited to
partner with Metro-West to provide our students with the very best hands-on
experience and teaching them firsthand how to put their skills to work,” said
Eagan. “This is setting them up for success from the very beginning, with
respected mentors by their side.”
Real Estate Appraiser Trainee Professional Development program, appraisal
students receive the basis of career exploration and preparation, followed by an opportunity to earn Trainee
experience with a Supervisor Appraiser with Metro-West Appraisal where they
learn the acceptable methods of analyzing, researching, inspecting, reporting
and monitoring all aspects of the appraisal process.
About Allied Real Estate Schools
Allied Real Estate Schools, a division of Allied Business Schools, Inc.,
is an industry-leading online career training school that is committed to providing
affordable, high-quality courses, instructional materials, and student services
to students nationwide. With over 1 million enrollments to date, Allied has
been a leader in online education since 1992. For more information about
Allied’s real estate course offerings, please visit
https://www.realestatelicense.com/ or call (800) 617-3513.
About Metro-West Appraisal, LLC
LLC, the nation’s largest and premier appraisal firm since 1987 with over 225+
staff appraisers nationwide, was founded by appraisers and is still managed by
appraisers today. There are staff
appraisers located in over 80 major metro markets throughout the United States.
Each office is staffed with full-time W-2 appraisers, helping to maintain
quality and consistency throughout its entire network. For
more information about Metro-West Appraisal, please visit
Labels: Allied Real Estate Schools, appraiser trainee, Metro West Appraisal, online appraisal program, work site experience