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May
21
Tue
FREE Lunch and Learn ~ Montpelier @ Vermont Association of Realtors
May 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

FREE LUNCH AND LEARN – Brought to you by SunCommon

Here comes the SUN … We at SunCommon know that springtime is a busy season for home buying & selling homes throughout Vermont. Let us help you or your real estate professional understand the specifics of Buying, Selling, and Building a Solar Home att his fun and informative workshop.

Come and learn more about Solar Homes and enjoy a free lunch!

*Please Register*

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May
23
Thu
SVBR ~ Code of Ethics ~ Brattleboro @ Holiday Inn Express
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

NAR mandated all REALTORS® must complete a Mandatory Ethics Training program on a Biennial Basis (every 2 years). The Cycle Six began January 1, 2019 and ends on December 31, 2020. This course will fulfill that requirement.

3 Hours of CE

Cost $35.00

Instructor:  Peter West

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Jun
3
Mon
VAR Sales Person Pre-Licensing ~ Rutland @ Franklin Conference Center
Jun 3 – Jun 11 all-day

Have you been thinking about becoming a Real Estate Sales Agent in Vermont?

The Real Estate Salesperson Pre-licensing class is required in addition to taking Vermont’s real estate exam. This class will provide you with a thorough understanding of the real estate industry and all of the ins and outs of being a licensed agent.

The course fee includes all books and materials.

Deadline for registering for this course is June 1st, 2019. The class is limited to 35 people.

Class times daily are from 8:00am- 4:30pm

The class dates are: June 3rd, 5th, 7th, 10th, and 11th. You must attend all five classes in order to receive a completion certificate.

Cost $550.00

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Jun
11
Tue
VAR Captivating, Classic, and Candid: A Review of VT Real Estate Law @ Franklin Conference Center
Jun 11 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

The duration of this course is 8 hours. It covers the laws pertaining to Vermont real estate. It is a full day that is part of the pre-licensing course.

This course is useful to the pre-licensing student as well as the licensed agent who would like to re-acquaint themselves with VT real estate law.  This course DOES NOT take the place of the 2018-2020 Renewal Cycle Mandatory Course.

For the pre-licensing student, this course is included in the pre-licensing course fee, no need to re-register.

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Jun
12
Wed
LABOR ~ NAR Safety Course ~ Stowe @ Stowe Arena
Jun 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Developed in partnership with NAR’s REALTOR® Safety program, this three-hour course is an essential primer on how real estate professionals can limit risk to preserve safety—their safety, their clients’ safety—and for positive business outcomes. Students will learn how to assess risk in their current practice and create safety systems, scripts, and tools for listing appointments, showing property, and conducting open houses. Students will also learn how to protect personal and electronic information online, in the cloud, and on social networks. As a practical resource, this course offers easy-to-remember strategies for real estate professionals when facing potentially dangerous situations.

3 Hours of CE

$40.00 Includes Breakfast

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Jun
13
Thu
SCVBR ~ REALTOR® Safety Event ~ Manchester @ Hampton Inn and Suites/The Manchester Gym
Jun 13 all-day

Two Great Classes to raise Safety Awareness!! These two classes are designed to be taken together so that you can learn both administrative and behavioral strategies AND physical techniques . . . however you are welcome to register for just one or the other if your time is limited.

• NAR Safety Course 9:00am-12:00pm

Cost: $35.00

Developed in partnership with NAR’s REALTOR® Safety program, this three-hour course is an essential primer on how real estate professionals can limit risk to preserve safety—their safety, their clients’ safety—and for positive business outcomes. Students will learn how to assess risk in their current practice and create safety systems, scripts, and tools for listing appointments, showing property, and conducting open houses. Students will also learn how to protect personal and electronic information online, in the cloud, and on social networks. As a practical resource, this course offers easy-to-remember strategies for real estate professionals when facing potentially dangerous situations.

3 HRS of CE

• Self Defense Class 1:30pm-3:30pm

Cost: $20.00

Women’s Institute of Self Defense and Empowerment (WISE) training will teach you awareness skills, how to trust your intuition, and physical techniques just in case you need them. Learn how to use your mind and body to keep you safe at work, traveling, and at home. Content will be geared especially to REALTORS and scenarios that REALTORS might encounter while showing houses and properties.

NO CE CREDIT

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SVBR ~ Social Media Strategy ~ Brattleboro @ 118 Elliott Gallery
Jun 13 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Social Media Strategy for Realtors® will identify the top 5 media platforms you should be using and WHY. You will explore these platforms as a means for business marketing, their main audiences, and the top industries utilizing them. The goal of this class is determine how to prioritize and gain knowledge in general about each platform and how it can effectively grow your business.

3 Hours of CE

Cost $35.00

Instructor:  Connie Blatchford

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Jun
17
Mon
VAR Broker Pre-Licensing Course ~ Brattleboro @ Hampton Inn Brattleboro
Jun 17 – Jun 26 all-day

This required 40-hour course prepares licensed sales agents to assume the responsibilities of real estate Brokerage by providing a thorough understanding of the industry and specific job functions of that designation. Some of the topics include leadership and management skills, communication, and structuring business systems. There will be nightly reading assignments and a review of real estate math.

In order to receive the certificate and qualify to take the Broker Exam, a student must attend all 5 days of classes.

Sales Agents attending the full class will also receive 8 hours of CE.

The dates are:

June 17, 18, 24, 25, and 26, 2019

Cost: $750.00

Instructor:  Anita Hill

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Jun
25
Tue
VAR-2018-2020 Mandatory Course-Montpelier @ Vermont Association of Realtors
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

This course is designed to instruct on the content decided by the Vermont Real Estate Commission.  Topics such as Agency Relationships, Fiduciary Duties, Professional Practice, Fair Housing, Land Use, and Property Rights will be covered.

Learning Objectives
As a result of this program the participants will be able to:
• Demonstrate their understanding of the rules and regulations that govern the real estate industry.
• Describe the recent updates to current rules and regulations that govern the real estate industry in Vermont.
• Become familiar with recent REC disciplinary decisions and VT Supreme Court decisions relevant to the real estate industry.

THIS COURSE IS REQUIRED FOR LICENSE RENEWAL IN 2020.

4 HOURS OF CE

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