South Dakota Appraisal Continuing Education Requirements

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7 Mandatory Hours
21 Elective Hours
28 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your South Dakota Appraisal license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the South Dakota Dept. of Labor and Regulation. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Appraisal licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

South Dakota Appraisal: All

Total Hours Required: 28
Mandatory Hours: 7
Elective Hours: 21
Renewal Cycle in Years: 1
License Expiration Date: 08/17/2025
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Next Education Due Date: 08/17/2025

Online Info

South Dakota Appraisers are required to complete 28 continuing education hours every 24 months. Seven of the 28 hours must be completion of the 7-Hour National USPAP Update or Equivalent course. A minimum of seven of the 28 hours of instruction must be completed prior to June 30 of each even-numbered year in the most current edition 7-hour National Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) Update Course or Equivalent whose instructor is certified by the Appraiser Qualifications Board.


An appraiser is only required to complete fourteen hours of instruction in approved courses or seminars if the appraiser's certificate is issued on or after October 1 of the previous even-numbered year and prior to 185 days before September 30 of the current odd-numbered year. However, this subdivision applies to first-time applicants only and not to applicants who have been issued an upgrade of a license or certificate.

Online Limitations

SD has no limit on the number of hours permitted online.


Roster Required: no
Roster Process:

10/18/2023 - Rosters are no longer required

Roster Sent: Every 1 days

Governing Agency

Name: South Dakota Dept. of Labor and Regulation
Phone: 6057734608
Fax: 6057735405
Address: 217 W. Missouri Ave. Pierre, 57501

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.