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REALTORS® are required to complete ethics training of not less than 2 hours, 30 min. of instructional time within a three-year cycle. The training must meet specific learning objectives and criteria established by the National Association of REALTORS®. Failure to complete training during any cycle will lead to suspension of membership for the January and February immediately following the cycle deadline, with termination of membership starting March 1 after the cycle deadline.

The current three-year cycle is January 1, 2019 – December 31, 2021. 

Options for completing the requirement:
  • Take the FREE online class at (no CE credit)
  • Take an ethics class online through The CE Shop (CE credit) *Look for the orange “NAR Ethics” box beside the course title

*If you complete a NAR Code of Ethics class through a school other then the ones listed above you must send your certificate of completion to

To check your Code of Ethics status, login to our portal here and check “COE Complete: Y/N” under your name and office information.

    Every Realtor® member agrees to abide by a strict national Code of Ethics that exemplifies the highest standards of the profession.

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