2020 Course Schedule

Northern Conference
June 24 - 26, 2020

Courses Offered

  • Residential Drawings, Fieldwork, & Photographs - Seminar, Exam & CIAO Elective
  • RETDs from Township to State – Seminar & Exam
  • Ethics for New Assessment Professionals – Qualifying
  • Neighborhood Analysis - Seminar & Exam

Register through the Student Portal by clicking the Account Login button above.

Last day to register or drop a course without penalty is Wednesday, June 17, 2020.


Hotel Information

Courtyard by Marriott
7676 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108

Hotel Website | Hotel on Google Maps


Room Block:

  • The IPAI room rate is $129
  • Available until 5/23/2020
  • Reservation code is IPAI Education Room Block 2020
  • Reserve your room by contacting the Courtyard Marriott at 800-321-2211 or 815-397-6222, or CLICK HERE to reserve you room on the Courtyard Marriott website

Training Location

Northern Illinois University-Rockford
8500 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108

NIU-Rockford Website | NIU-Rockford on Google Maps

All courses will be held on the second floor of the NIU-Rockford building. The conference check-in table will be located at the top of the main atrium staircase.


Conference Schedule

Wednesday, June 24 & Thursday, June 25:

  • Conference Check-in, 7:45 - 8:30 am (Wednesday only)
  • Courses in session, 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Lunch Break, 12:00 - 1:00 pm
  • Courses in session, 1:00 - 4:30 pm

Friday, June 26:

  • Testing, 8:30 - 10:30 am

Course room locations will be announced at Conference Check-in.


Breaks and Lunch:

  • A 15 minute break with refreshments will be taken in the morning and again in the afternoon.
  • A one hour lunch will be taken each day around noon. There are many sit down and fast food restaurants within a few minutes of NIU-Rockford.


Please Note

  • Course credit and exam results will be posted to student profiles within seven business days after the conclusion of the conference.
  • The last day to change your course (including transferring from an exam to seminar or from a seminar to exam) is Wednesday, June 17. Making changes after this will result in a $100 fee.
  • The last day to cancel a course is Wednesday, June 17. You may cancel a course after this date, but you will still owe the full course fee.
  • You must attend the entire class to receive credit. Students arriving late or leaving early will not be given credit for taking the course.
  • See IPAI Academic Policies for a full list of policies and expectations.
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