County Assessor and Appraiser Certifications North Carolina law requires the Department of Revenue to provide a certification and continuing education program for county assessors and appraisers. The following table may be used to verify data in our records for those individuals. Due to delays in information being reported to our office and subsequent verification by our staff, continuing education credit earned may not appear in the table for up to five weeks or more from the end of a course. County Assessor and Appraiser Certifications Table 1/25/2023 Note: The number of hours recorded are the total hours accumulated to date. 30 hours of continuing education or more are required in order to be in compliance. The type of certification indicates the following: ASSR - Assessor Certified - Has been appointed as the assessor and certified by NCDOR Acting - Has been appointed as the assessor, but is not yet certified by the NCDOR. To be a certified assessor, the provisions of NCGS 105-294 must be met. Type of certification also indicates the following: PERS - Certified Personal Property Appraiser REAL - Certified Real Property Appraiser BOTH - Certified as Both a Real and a Personal Property Appraiser Eligible - Has met NCDOR educational requirements for assessor and is qualified for the position, but may or may not have been an assessor in the past. N/A - Individual is a certified appraiser, but is not eligible to be the assessor, nor have they ever been a certified assessor. SUSPENDED - Appraiser did not obtain the mandated 30 or more continuing education credit hours during a previous education cycle.