News & Events

Below you will find all upcoming events scheduled for SAAVA members. If you would like to attend one of these events or have a question about the event please contact the event organiser.

Practical Exam Tutorial Mains of Thornton Friday 18th March 2016


SAAVA have arranged a day’s Tutorial at Mains of Thornton, Laurencekirk, Kincardineshire, AB30 1EB, by the kind permission of Ian Thornton-Kemsley and Andrew Moir on Friday 18th March 2016.

The aim of the Tutorial will be to familiarise candidates with the CAAV practical exam and its requirements. Attendees will gain a practical insight to valuing growing crops, deadstock and crops in store which will also be of considerable value to those intending to sit the RICS APC.

The cost of the Tutorial which will include morning tea/coffee (bacon butties) and lunch will be £20 pp. Model answers to the questions will be provided.

Those attending will be expected to use the CAAV notebook (as per the exam). Notebooks will be available to purchase on the day for those who do not already have one for £5.

If you wish to attend please complete the Application Form SAAVA Tutorial 18th March 2016 and return back to Christine Nisbet SAAVA Secretary, C/O Seed & Co, Cothill, Duns, TD10 6YW along with your remittance no later than Friday 11th March 2016. Any further queries regarding the event please contact Christine Nisbet on 01361 882 920 or email