Frequently Asked Questions


Webinars Made Easy

  • How our webinars work.
  • What is a “webinar?”
  • Do you need any special computer equipment or technical skills to see, hear or participate in a webinar?
  • Can you provide me with specific systems requirements?
  • Are there other bandwidth factors I need to be aware of? 
  • What is the process for “joining” the webinar on the day of the event?
  • What if I get disconnected before or during the webinar?
  • What if I have technical difficulties before or during the webinar?

Why Webinars Rock!

  • Why webinars provide a good alternative to appraisal continuing education.
  • Why should I consider taking a webinar from Northern Michigan University?
  • What is the difference between your webinars and other online education?
  • Will I have to pass a test to obtain my CE credit?
  • How will I communicate with the instructors?
  • How is communication with the instructor a benefit to the participant?
  • Will everyone attending see my questions and comments?
  • How do the students communicate with each other?
  • How do you control disruptive students?
  • What type of interactive exercises do your webinars offer?
  • Is the presentation PowerPoint with bullet-point slides or something else?
  • So how do your webinars compare to classroom?
  • Can I “sample” an NMU webinar and see if it is right for me?

Why Northern Michigan University?

  • Why NMU should be your choice for appraisal continuing education.
  • What is Northern Michigan University?
  • Does NMU offer online distance education today?
  • Has NMU ever offered appraisal-related education before?
  • How does this educational partnership work?
  • Is anyone else offering appraisal-related continuing education webinars?
  • What is NMU’s goal for appraisal-related webinar continuing education?

The Instructors

  • Who are Dawn Molitor-Gennrich, SRA and Richard Heyn, SRA?
  • What are the developers and instructors qualifications?
  • Why did the instructors partner with Northern Michigan University?

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