What is the cost?
The price of Day 1 when offered in a live classroom is dependent on the course provider. Day 2 is offered in an online format only for $129. If you take both Day 1 and Day 2 online (purchased as one bundle), the cost will be $219. There is also a one-time application fee of $110.50.
What are the requirements to earn the e-PRO® certification?
The requirements for the certification are completion of e-PRO®: Day 1 (either classroom or online) followed by completion of e-PRO®: Day 2 (online only). Day 1 is required before Day 2. Once you have successfully completed both courses, you will need to submit an application fee in the amount of $110.50. After your application is processed, you will automatically be awarded NAR's e-PRO® certification. You must also be a member in good standing with NAR or NAR cooperating international association.
Are annual dues required to maintain the certification?
As long as you are a current member of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), you may use the e-PRO® certification with no annual recertification fees.
Is CE available?
For classroom Day 1, please contact your local course provider where you are taking the course to see if they secured CE. For online Day 1 and 2, visit OnlineLearning.REALTOR to see if the online course qualify for CE in your state.
When will the classroom course be available?
Please check www.Training4RE.com frequently for e-PRO® courses scheduled in your area. If you don't see anything scheduled in your immediate area, please contact your state or local association to request a course.
When will the online course be available?
Students who have completed e-PRO®: Day 1 in the classroom can complete Day 2 online through REALTOR® University. Those interested in completing the entire program online can access the e-PRO®: Day 1/Day 2 bundle through REALTOR® University as well.
I took the previous version of e-PRO®. Does anything change for me?
As long as you are a current member of NAR, you can continue to use the e-PRO® certification no matter when you earned it. You will be included in the new e-PRO® online directory. A new e-PRO® logo and marketing materials will be available for use as you reprint your business cards, update your web site, etc. If you wish to refresh your social media and technology skills, please visit NARTechEdge.com for a list of one day technology skills conference events.
What are the benefits of earning the e-PRO® certification?
- Usage of e-PRO® logo and name
- Differentiation at Realtor.org and at Realtor.com®
- Customizable marketing materials
- Bi-monthly newsletter
- Customizable and searchable online profile
- Downloadable Certificate
- Lapel Pin available for purchase through REALTOR® Team Store
How soon can I begin using the e-PRO® certification in my marketing materials?
You may begin using the e-PRO® certification after you receive an email from NAR that you have officially been awarded the certification.
Does completion of the e-PRO® certification count towards other NAR designations/certifications?
NAR's e-PRO® Certification counts as elective credit for the ABR® , CIPS, and CRS designations.
Where can I find more information or contact e-PRO® staff?
Classroom Schedule and Online Course Registration: www.Training4RE.com