Asheford Institute of Antiques
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course booklet call 877-444-4508, mention Dept.275MW83
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A Brief History Of The
WHAT WE OFFER
The Asheford Program is an internationally recognized,
professional-level "Profit & Pleasure" Course
on the study of antiques, collectibles and appraising. Created in 1966, by
school founder Peter C. Green, the Program has had over 80,000 students
worldwide since its inception. With its emphasis on excellence in learning,
training and innovative approaches to teaching, it has become recognized as one
of the premiere schools in the development of distance-learning education that
is geared specifically towards successful entrepreneurship in the field of
antiques, collectibles, and professional-level appraising. The student body is
comprised mainly of individuals who are actively seeking employment or
self-employment within these fields of study.
Our site now offers a full "Course Prospectus" on the
schools comprehensive distance-learning program. If you're interested in
becoming an antiques dealer, a certified antiques appraiser, or just interested
in the world of antiques and collectibles, then read on... as the largest
distance-learning school of its kind, we're sure you'll find everything you need
to get started right here...
WHO'S TAKING THE ASHEFORD PROGRAM?
The school's base of students is diverse and ranges from complete novices to
museum curators, from online antique collectors and enthusiasts, to large scale
dealers and professional-level antique appraisers; from associates at major
auction houses, to country auctioneers, and estate-sale planners. For every
aspect of the antique and collectible marketplace, you will find a student of
the Asheford Institute...
Current Top 8 Enrollment Categories
(Reasons Given For Enrollment):
Becoming an Antique Dealer & Certified Professional-level Appraiser of antiques
Becoming a Certified Professional-level Appraiser of antiques & collectibles.
Becoming an Antique Dealer (including, mall, and online).
4. Opening an Antique Store or Shop (bricks &
Auctioneer's (learning about antiques and collectibles for their trade &
Interior Designer's (becoming an "antique" interior designer - also for client
Estate Sale Planners (learning about antiques and collectibles for their trade &
Antique Collectors & Enthusiasts (general knowledge with an eye towards