Online Code of Ethics for New Members
To take the online Code of Ethics you must first set up an account with NAR. No credit card is needed and the Code of Ethics course is free. You'll need your NRDS number that will be e-mailed to you with your MLS user name and password after you've submitted your membership application, application fee and dues.
After receiving your certificate, AAABoR will schedule your for the next Orientation class that is held at the Board office. (NOTE: You must complete one of the next two Orientation sessions, offered once per quarter, to avoid termination of your membership.)
- 8:45 - 9:00 Registration
- 9:00 - 9:30 Board Staff Introduction
- 9:30 - 12:00 Discussion -
- Review of Code of Ethics, Overview of the complaint process, Grievance Committee, Hearing Panel, Alternate Conflict Resolution, Board Procedures, Pathways to Professionalism Video, Anti-Trust Video, Safety Video, Questions and Answers.
Upcoming Orientation Dates
- October 17, 2016 - Instructor: Kay Merx
- December 12, 2016 - Instructor: Kay Merx
For Existing Members
A REALTOR® is required to complete 2.5 hours of Code of Ethics training every four (4) years. This cycle runs from January 1, 2013 to December 31, 2016.
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Existing members wishing to fulfill the Code of Ethics Training Requirement can use these resources:
State of Michigan Requirements Overview
Total Hours: 18
General/Elective Hours: 12
State Mandated Legal Update Hours: 6
License Renewal Period: 2016 - 2018
State of Michigan Real Estate License Links
Getting Started with the CE Marketplace
As you may have heard, the way you track your continuing education credits has changed. The LARA site used to track your credits, but as of January 1, 2015, you are responsible for tracking the credits you earn.
The CE Marketplace has already imported all of your continuing education credits earned through December 31, 2014 from LARA, you just need to register with the CE Marketplace to view your info. Courses taken that have been certified through the CE Marketplace will be automatically tracked on the site, while courses not certified by the CE Marketplace will have to be tracked by the individual. Learn more about how to register with the CE Marketplace and start tracking your credits!
The CE Shop
The Ann Arbor Area Board of REALTORS® has partnered with The CE Shop to provide continuing education in an easy to use online format. Visit the CE Shop
Classes in Sales Pre-License, Broker Pre-License, Continuing Education, Appraisal, Home Inspection, and Mortgage Pre-License and Exam Prep
The Ann Arbor Area Board of REALTORS® has partnered with Career WebSchool to offer courses in multiple disciplines in an online format.
Career WebSchool offers Thompson CompuTaught courses. CompuTaught designs and develops courses for delivery on the computer and are the first courses approved for real estate licensing in any state.
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The National Association of REALTORS® and its affiliated Institutes, Societies, and Councils provide a wide-range of programs and services that assist members in increasing skills, proficiency, and knowledge. Designations and certifications acknowledging experience and expertise in various real estate sectors are awarded by NAR and each affiliated group upon completion of required courses.