Xactimate 28 Getting Started Series 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 10 hours of continuing education credit for Oklahoma and Texas licensed property adjusters and IICRC Certified technicians. If you are not interested in CE, Select the NO CE option below. See below for additional CE information;
No monitor is required. No partial CE is available as the entire course must be completed for continuing education credit to apply. This is also the course version for non-CE attendees.
IICRC CE (10 hours)
This course is approved for 10 hours of IICRC CE (Event ID: 3156).
Oklahoma CE (10 hours)
This course is approval for 10 general continuing education hours by the Oklahoma Department of Insurance only to November 30, 2019 (Course: 6000015850). Student information will not be sold or distributed to any third party without prior written consent of the student. Taking the course shall not constitute consent.
Texas CE (10 hours)
This course is approved for 10 general continuing education hours by the Texas Department of Insurance (Course: 110516).
Are there other types of Continuing Education available?
Yes, there are CE specific versions of this course for Florida and Georgia licensed property adjusters. See course links below;
Additional CE options:
Florida CE (8 hours)
1 month access: https://www.watermarklms.com/product/xactimate-getting-started-florida-ce/
Georgia CE (5 hours)?
Follow this link: https://www.watermarklms.com/product/xactimate-level-1-2-online-ga/
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