Continuing education and specialty knowledge can help boost your salary and client base. The National Association of REALTORS® offers a wide selection of real estate training options, from webinars to a Masters of Real Estate degree. Visit these sites and sections to explore our course offerings.
Developed as a cooperative effort among NAR and its affiliated Institutes, Societies and Councils, this list is the one place to find information about all the designations, certifications, courses, seminars, community program and online education offered by NAR and its affiliated Institutes, Societies and Councils.
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Through REALTOR® University, the National Association of REALTORS® offers online continuing education courses, including those for some of NAR’s most popular certifications and designations, such as ABR®, GREEN, SRES®, AHWD, BPOR, e-PRO®, SFR®, and RPR™. NAR’s goal in offering these courses is to provide its members with the tools and expertise to build their business and better serve clients. You’ll also find new webinars here every month on the hottest topics in real estate, and can watch archived past webinars.
This is your source for classroom training. If live, classroom education is the way you learn best, you’ll find all of the courses you need for NAR designations and certifications here, and many of those you’ll need for affiliate designations, as well. You can search for courses by topic, location, date, designation, affiliation and more. The site also features instructor bios, an interactive poll and newsfeed to keep you up-to-date on the latest course updates.
All REALTORS® are required to complete ethics training of not less than 2 hours, 30 min. of instructional time within a four-year cycle. The training must meet specific learning objectives and criteria established by the National Association of REALTORS®, and must be repeated each cycle, to ensure that members will understand and abide by NAR’s strict code of ethics and standards of practice.
REALTOR® University now offers a Master of Real Estate degree for real estate professionals who are interested in expanding their education to advance their career and improve their business.
These courses and resources can help association executives increase their knowledge of and skill in REALTOR® association management.
These programs include:
- Realtor® Association Management (RAM)
- Advanced Realtor® Association Management (ARAM)
- Advanced Administrative Concepts Course on Professional Standards
NAR offers a wealth of education and training opportunities at its meetings for members and leadership:
- Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo
- REALTORS® Conference & Expo
- AE Institute
- Leadership Summit