Watermark’s Xactimate 28 Getting Started Series (Georgia CE) is a series of online video courses, designed to bring new users up to speed quickly, while serving as a comprehensive refresher for experienced users. View on your desktop, tablet, or mobile device!
FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
What do I need?
An active copy of Xactimate 28. This can be a free Xactimate demo (see “Get a Demo” link in the navigation menu) or a live copy of Xactimate 28 you use for work. Also, an internet connection is required to access this course, as it is delivered online.
Who is the trainer?
Sean M. Burgess, an Xactimate Certified Trainer. See About Watermark.
What do I learn?
How to use Xactimate 28 for creating interior & roof projects, including estimate writing, sketch, and much more! These courses below may be viewed in any order. However, it’s suggested to view them in the order listed:
- Unit 1: Getting Started
- Unit 2. Introduction to Interior Sketch
- Unit 3. Interior Sketch Continued
- Unit 4. Introduction to Line Item Estimating
- Unit 5. Line Item Estimating – Continued
- Unit 6. Introduction to Sketch Roofing
- Unit 7. Sketch Roofing Continued
- Unit 8. Completing the Project and More!
Is this a basic or abbreviated course only?
No. While this course does not assume any previous experience using Xactimate, it is not a basic only course. This course includes both fundamental (Level 1) and proficiency (Level 2) topics. It is a methodical, step by step, detailed, comprehensive course.
How long do I have access to the course?
Course access is priced for a single user on a monthly basis. 1, 3, & 6 month training memberships are available. Select the Access Period at the top of this window.
Can I upgrade to a longer subscription if I need more time?
Yes. Select the “Contact Teacher” button inside the course (prior to course expiration), and request an upgrade to the next (i.e. 3 or 6 month membership plan). Course access will be extended upon receipt of payment. Membership upgrades are not available after course access expires.
Is this course approved for Continuing Education?
Yes. This course is approved for 5 hours of continuing education credit for Georgia licensed property adjusters and includes a closed-book, proctored, final exam. A proctor is required during the final exam only (i.e. once you’ve viewed/completed the course videos and are ready to take the final examination). No partial CE is available as the entire course must be completed for continuing education credit to apply. See below for additional CE information;
Continuing Education Approvals
This course is approved as a self-study course for 5 hours of continuing education by the Georgia Department of Insurance (Course: 53508).
Note: The Georgia Department of Insurance requires that all self-study courses have a proctored final examination. After registering for the course, you may download & print the Disinterested Third Party form (i.e. proctor form) from the Orientation Lesson. A disinterested third-party as an individual not related to the examinee, not an immediate supervisor or employee of the examinee, and not concerned, with respect to possible gain or loss, in the result of a pending course final examination. You may view the entire course without a proctor. A proctor is required during the final exam only (i.e. once you’ve viewed/completed the course videos and are ready to take the final examination).
Are there other types of Continuing Education available?
Yes, there are CE specific versions of this course for Florida, Oklahoma, and Texas licensed property adjusters, IICRC Certified technicians, including non-CE attendees. See course links below;
Additional CE options below (including no ce):
Florida CE (8 hours)
1 month access: https://www.watermarklms.com/product/xactimate-getting-started-florida-ce/
IICRC, Oklahoma, or Texas CE (10 hours)
Follow this link: https://www.watermarklms.com/product/xactimate-28-getting-started-series/
Not interested in CE?
Follow this Link: https://www.watermarklms.com/product/xactimate-28-getting-started-series/
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