NAR Education Matrix

REALTOR® Code of Ethics New Member Course

Applicants for REALTOR® membership shall complete an orientation program on the Code of Ethics of not less than 2 hours and 30 min. of instructional time, effective Jan. 1, 2001. This requirement can be satisfied through instruction provided by the local board or by another board and can include classroom instruction, home study, correspondence study, or Internet-based instruction. Any orientation program must meet the learning objectives and minimum criteria established by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® from time to time. REALTORS® who, having completed such orientation. shall not be required to complete further Code of Ethics orientation upon application for membership in another board provided that REALTOR® membership has been continuous or that any break in membership is for one year or less. Before You Take the Training:
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] Find answers to common questions here: Q&A: Ethics Training Requirements for New and Continuing Members

National Association of REALTORS®
Course Length:   
Estimated time: 2 hours and 30 minutes
Available Online:   
Additional Information:   
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Designation or    Certification:   
This course can be credited towards the following designations or certifications:

Contact Information:

(800) 874-6500
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