When real estate licensees join the Metro Centre Association of REALTORS, their membership is provisional until they complete two requirements - NAR 2021 Orientation Course (aka REALTOR New Member Orientation) and the REALTOR Ethics Training. They are obligated to complete these two requirements within 45 days of becoming a member. When you complete the REALTOR® Ethics Training for Cycle 6 and the NAR 2021 Orientation Course, submit the certificates of completion to events@MetroCentreRealtors.com or fax to (732) 442-7323. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Peggy Whiteside, Program and Professional Standards Coordinator, at (732) 442-3400 extension 2.
NAR 2021 Orientation Course - (aka REALTOR New Member Orientation) – Free, Available Online Only
The National Association of REALTORS® 2021 Orientation Course teaches you about National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), what being a member entails, and what benefits you now have access to. It is available online through the NAR website, and can be completed in under two hours. The course can be found by clicking here: https://lms.nar.realtor/learning/login/index.php
Click here for detailed instructions on how to take the NAR 2021 Orientation Course or follow these steps:
- Click the link above and sign in. To make a new account, click Register and enter your NRDS ID and last name, and follow the prompts.
- After signing in, click the Start button under the National Association of REALTORS 2021 Orientation.
- Click Enroll me and then click Start. Finally. click Launch to begin the module.
After completing the Orientation course, download the certificate by going to the same link above. Find your name at the top right corner, click the drop down arrow, click TRANSCRIPT, and then click Download. Send the certificate to events@MetroCentreRealtors.com.
REALTOR Ethics Training for Cycle 6 – Free or Paid Options, Available Online Only During the Pandemic
New Members: The REALTOR® Ethics Training is a requirement upon joining and every three years from National Association of REALTORS® that local boards enforce on their behalf. This is separate and different from the CE ethics requirement for the Real Estate Commission to renew your license. Cycle 6 REALTOR® Ethics Training runs from January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2021. There are multiple different options one can take to meet this requirement; most are between 2.5-3 hours long. Please click here to view MCAR's Ways to Complete REALTOR Ethics Training - a list of approved ethics training courses for MCAR members. You only need to take ONE course on the list.
Existing Members: The REALTOR® Ethics Training is required within given three year cycles to maintain membership (i.e. 2019-2021 for Cycle 6).