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Education Outreach through AAR brings education classes to local areas around the state — take time for your professional development — build your network, sharpen your skills, increase your knowledge & increase your income. Many REALTORS® attribute success to their continued real estate education.

Code of Ethics Education Requirement — NAR

Members of NAR are required to complete ethics training of not less than 2 hours and 30 minutes once every four years.

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Student & Instructor Resources

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Instructor Directory

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Master Educator Certification

You’re not the average real estate instructor. Why not tell people?
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Events & Class Calendar

AAR offers classes to further your REALTOR® knowledge and training. View and Register for upcoming classes here.

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Designations, Certifications & Societies

Broker University

Educational programs designed specifically for brokers and managers.

Certified Risk Management Specialist (rCRMS)

Earn this new certification and give your clients the utmost protection during their transaction.

Graduate REALTOR® Institute (GRI)

The 90-hour course of study meets the accreditation standards established by the National Association of REALTORS®.

AAR Course Certification Program

An AAR initiative to elevate real estate education standards by instituting certification protocals for courses offered in Arizona.

NAR Designations & Certifications

REALTORS® are required to complete ethics training of not less than 2 hours, 30 minutes of instructional time within four-year cycle. The training must meet specific learning objectives and criteria established by the National Association of REALTORS®. The current four-year cycle will end Dec. 31, 2016.

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The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® has nine affiliated Institutes, Societies, and Councils, and two certification programs. The ISCs provide a wide-ranging menu of programs and services to assist members in increasing skills, productivity and knowledge. Designations acknowledging experience and expertise in various real estate sectors are awarded by each affiliated group upon completion of required courses. In addition, NAR offers two certification programs.

Property Management

National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM)

Seller Representative Specialist (SRS)

SRS is the premiere seller agency designation, conferred by the SRS Council, recognizing real estate professionals who have completed special education in seller representation. The SRS covers a comprehensive look at seller representation, including marketing, but also discusses the full lineup of legal issues, Code of Ethics issues and practical issues of getting the listing from acquisition to closing. View Their Website »

Rookie Resources

Resources for New REALTORS® and experienced agents who want to refresh their skills.