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Code of Ethics: Representing the Seller

Class Time: Daytime

Member | Advance Registration: 39.00

Non-Member | Advanced Registration: 49.00

Location: Zoom Video Conference

Duration: 02/17/2021-02/17/2021

Instructor: Vickie Rogers

Class Schedule
Dates
Day
Time

02/17/2021

Wed

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Class Description

This course will cover the history of the Code of Ethics, describe agency with emphasis on representing the seller, list the major article of the Code, identify possible disciplinary actions for a violation and describe the professional standards enforcement process.

This course satisfies the NAR Triennial Code of Ethics training requirement. REALTORSĀ® are required to complete ethics training of not less than 2 hours, 30 minutes of instructional time within a three-year cycle. The current three-year cycle will end December 31, 2021.

Please Note: If you have previously taken this course, the Georgia Real Estate Commission requires 366 days before you can receive credit.

**THIS CLASS WILL TAKE PLACE VIRTUALLY VIA ZOOM**
Your class information and Zoom link will be sent to you after registration, prior to class.

Requirements for participating in a virtual class:

  • Your device must have a video webcam, microphone, and speakers. (You are required to enable video so that we can monitor attendance.)
  • You need to set up a free Zoom account prior to the class. (Your free 40-minute account will allow you easy access to our ZOOM Classroom account.)
  • You are expected to attend the entire class session (except during the 15-minute break) just as if you were sitting in a classroom.
Instructor Bio

Vickie Rogers

Vickie has been licensed since 1993, first in Mississippi where she taught pre-license courses for the Graduate REALTORSĀ® Institute (GRI). Since 2007 she has been writing and instructing CE courses for state and local boards in Florida and Georgia. She is the owner of Vickie Rogers Realty in Sharpsburg. She received a Bachelor of Science from the University of Southern Mississippi. She excelled in real estate and received many production and transaction awards as well as a lifetime membership in the Top Producer Club. Her interests include mountain climbing, reading, diving and hiking. Her philosophy of real estate is to keep abreast of the changes that impact the transaction of real property to better serve her clients. Her motto is "Making Education Excellence a Reality".

Code of Ethics in Action: Real-Life Applications

Cost: $19.00

Credit Hours: 3

Course Description

As a real estate professional, you're likely to encounter unexpected ethical dilemmas as you go about your daily business. That's why the National Association of REALTORS® provides its members with a regularly updated Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. Adopted in 1913, the Code consists of 17 Articles and supporting Standards of Practice that provide ethical principles for dealing with clients and customers, the public at large, and other REALTORS®. Of course, knowing those guidelines and understanding how to efficiently put them into practice can be two different matters.

Enter The Code of Ethics in Action: Real-Life Applications. In this course, you'll review each Article, gain insight into recent changes, and discover important takeaway points you can apply to your day-to-day business dealings to ensure you're always ethical in your business practices. Plus, you'll walk through real-life scenarios designed to hone your ethical instincts.

Course highlights include:

  • A review of recent revisions and additions to the Code of Ethics
  • Tips for applying the Code's principles and guidelines to your practice
  • A discussion on the benefits of mediation
  • Activities and examples to illustrate the practical application of the new information and frame it in everyday context

*Attention REALTORS®: This course meets the REALTORS® Code of Ethics Training Requirement. Upon completion, please send a copy of your course certificate or affidavit to your primary REALTOR® Association so they may update your membership record.

Code of Ethics: Good For Your Clients and Your Business

Cost: $19.00

Credit Hours: 3

Course Description

A solid ethical foundation is an essential part of any good business practice. That's why the National Association of REALTORS® asks its members to follow its Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. Updated regularly, this Code was first adopted in 1913 and consists of 17 Articles along with supporting Standards of Practice.

The Code of Ethics: Good For Your Clients and Your Business course reviews each Article, highlighting pertinent changes, and offers important takeaway points you can apply to your day-to-day business dealings to ensure you're always ethical in your business practices.

Ethics principles are a standard component of continuing education. In addition, this course fulfills the ethics training mandated by the National Association of REALTORS® for its members.

Course highlights include:

  • A review of recent revisions and additions to the Code of Ethics
  • Tips for applying the Code's principles and guidelines to your practice
  • A discussion on the benefits of mediation
  • Activities and examples to illustrate the practical application of the new information and frame it in everyday context

*Attention REALTORS®: This course meets the REALTORS® Code of Ethics Training Requirement. Upon completion, please send a copy of your course certificate or affidavit to your primary REALTOR® Association so they may update your membership record.

Ethics-Pricing, Offers, And Advertising

Cost: $19.00

Credit Hours: 3

Course Description

In day-to-day real estate transactions, real estate professionals are forced to make decisions that require ethical reasoning. Ethics: Pricing, Offers and Ads explores the agent's obligation to protect a client?s interest, plus looks at an agent's duties with regard to advertising himself and a property. This must-have guide serves as a blueprint for providing information on making ethical decisions regarding pricing, offers, and ads. Per the NAR requirements, this course covers the Preamble and Article 1 and 12.

Attention REALTORS®: This course meets the REALTORS® Code of Ethics Training Requirement. Upon completion, please send a copy of your course certificate or affidavit to your primary REALTOR® Association so they may update your membership record.

27-Hr. GA CE First Renewal Package (with Ethics course)

Cost: $119.00

Credit Hours: 27

Course Description

This package includes all 27 hours of CE required for first-time renewals.

Courses included in this package:

  • Georgia Mandatory License Law (3 mandatory hours)
  • The Code of Ethics in Action: Real-Life Applications (3 elective hours)**
  • Marketing, Advertising, and Social Media Compliance (3 elective hours)
  • Personal Safety (3 elective hours)
  • Working With Real Estate Investors: Understanding Investor Strategies (3 elective hours)
  • Attracting Online Consumers: Listings and Syndication (3 elective hours)
  • Going Green: The Environmental Movement in Real Estate (3 elective hours)
  • From Contract to Keys: The Mortgage Process (6 elective hours)

*Licensees are required to take a 25-hour Post-Licensing course within their first year of licensure. The Post-Licensing course will also count as 9 elective hours towards their first renewal. 24 additional elective hours will need to be completed within the first 4 years of licensure.

**Attention REALTORS®: One course in this package meets the REALTORS® Code of Ethics Training Requirement. Upon completion, please send a copy of your course certificate or affidavit to your primary REALTOR® Association so they may update your membership record.

36 Hr. Georgia CE Renewal Package (with Ethics course)

Cost: $159.00

Credit Hours: 36

Course Description

This complete package includes all 36 hours of CE required for broker and sales active license renewals.

Courses included in this package:

  • Georgia Mandatory License Law (3 mandatory hours)
  • The Code of Ethics in Action: Real-Life Applications (3 elective hours)*
  • Did You Serve? Identifying Homebuying Advantages for Veterans (3 elective hours)
  • Personal Safety (3 elective hours)
  • Residential Property Management Essentials (3 elective hours)
  • Attracting Online Consumers: Listings and Syndication (3 elective hours)
  • Working With Real Estate Investors: Understanding Investor Strategies (3 elective hours)
  • Going Green: The Environmental Movement in Real Estate (3 elective hours)
  • Sex and Real Estate: Sexual Harassment, Sexual Discrimination, and Fair Housing (3 elective hours)
  • Preparing a Market Analysis - Best Practices (3 elective hours)
  • Current Issues and Trends in Real Estate (3 elective hours)
  • Technology Tools, Trends, and Risk Management (3 elective hours)

*Attention REALTORS®: One course in this package meets the REALTORS® Code of Ethics Training Requirement. Upon completion, please send a copy of your course certificate or affidavit to your primary REALTOR® Association so they may update your membership record.