This course is for people who want to acquire the necessary skills,
knowledge and attitudes needed to practise as a registered real estate
valuer in NSW covering varying property types. It provides the essential
core competencies to primarily equip you with the requirements to value a
wide range of property classes.
To value real estate only in NSW you are required to be registered. This
course is recognised by the NSW Office of Fair Trading for registration
purposes under the Valuers Act 2003.
When you finish the course you will have the academic skills and
qualification required to assist you in obtaining membership to property
industry bodies/associations including the Australian Valuers Institute
Co-Op Ltd, the Real Estate Institute of NSW (Valuers Chapter), and the
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors UK (RICS UK). There is also
limited recognition by the Australian Property Institute.
This course replaces the Advanced Diploma of Property (Valuation) (21).
Successful completion of this qualification will enable graduates to articulate
to degree programs at the Universities of:
- University of Technology, Sydney
- University of Western Sydney
- New England
Detailed articulation arrangements will be negotiated with these universities
following accreditation of this course.
NSW Higher School Certificate or equivalent qualifications, skills and
The course structure below shows what you must do to complete this course.
units/modules are arranged in groups and sometimes also in subgroups.
You must complete each group as specified as well as following the course
completion instructions. If a course contains optional groups there will
statement at the top of the course indicating how many you must do. At the
top of any group containing optional subgroups there will be a statement
saying how many you must do.
To achieve 91495NSW Advanced Diploma of Property Services (Valuation),
candidates must successfully complete thirty (30) units, consisting of
twenty-eight (28) core units and two (2) vocational electives units.
The course consists of three groups:
- Group 1 contains CORE units. All units must be completed.
- Group 2 contains VOCATIONAL ELECTIVES units. At least two units must be
- Group 3 contains enrichment units that do not count towards course
Group 400 is an enrichment group containing unit(s) relating to
participating in sustainable work practices. This group does not count
towards course completion.
NSWTVAL614A Use financial concepts to assess property is a pre-requisite
unit for NSWTVAL617A Determine retail and commercial property values and
report and NSWTVAL627A Produce valuations for fractional interests in
NOTES FOR STUDENTS
If you have completed other relevant training you may be eligible to have
units of competency from previous training counted towards completion for
this course. Talk to your teacher or workplace trainer if you think you
may be eligible for recognition for units previously completed.
Participate in and evaluate work placement or work experience
Requirements to receive the qualification
To achieve 91495NSW Advanced Diploma of Property Services (Valuation)
(TAFE course 17690), candidates must successfully complete thirty (30) units,
- twenty-eight (28) core units from Group 1, and
- two (2) vocational electives units from Group 2.