Boards of Equalization Training

Each member or alternate member of a county board of equalization or regional board of equalization shall within the first year after such member's initial appointment to the board of equalization complete 40 hours of instruction in appraisal and equalization processes and procedures, as prepared by the Department of Revenue. 

Thereafter, each person appointed to such board shall be required to complete annually a continuing education requirement of at least eight hours of instruction in appraisal and equalization procedures, as prepared by the Department of Revenue.

Boards of Equalization Training Schedule

BOE Course Manuals

GCP Online Registration and Payment

GCP Portal Procedure Manual

​Carl Vinson Institute of Government in Partnership with the Georgia Department of Revenue

8 Hour Annual Update

Boards of Equalization and the Appeals Process 

A new online, self-study course, developed by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government (CVIOG) in partnership with the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) provides eight hours of DOR approved continuing education for county board of equalization members and alternates members.  

This 8-hour course includes ten comprehensive lessons covering a broad overview of appraisal and equalization processes and recent changes in statutory or case law.

20 Hour Update

Boards of Equalization 20 Hour Update 

Four new online, self-study courses, developed by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government (CVIOG) in partnership with the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) provides 20 hours (Boards of Equalization and the Appeals Process – 8 Hours, Exempt Properties – 4 Hours, Hearing officer Annual Update – 4 Hours and Specialized Assessments – 4 Hours) of DOR approved continuing education for county board of equalization members and alternates members during the first year of a reappointment term.  

Contact

Georgia Department of Revenue
Georgia Certification Program
4125 Welcome All Road, Suite 701
Atlanta, Georgia 30349         

Phone:  (404) 724-7006