Continuing Education

“I’m licensed and need to fulfill my CE requirements…”

To uphold an active North Carolina real estate broker license, brokers must complete 8 CE hours by June 10th every year. For brokers, the 4 hour General Update Course and a 4 hour Elective are required. For Brokers-in-Charge, the 4 hour BIC Update and a 4 hour Elective are required. Read through the course descriptions below to learn more about what KBRES offers.

Preregistration is requested to ensure a spot. Seating may be limited. Students arriving late can not be admitted.

Be sure to download/print your current pocket card from NCREC.gov. You need it for class. In most cases, refunds will not be awarded; however, students will be credited towards another class. Some exceptions apply. In the rare event Classes may be cancelled or rescheduled registered students will be notified ASAP. Classroom temps may vary during class. You may want to bring a jacket. Please arrive 15 minutes before live class begins for check-in and 20 minutes before Zoom Classes.

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Elective Ethics
   Oct 19th    10:00am – 2:00pm 
In Person

Everyday Ethics #3340

Elective also gives you REALTOR CREDIT for ETHICS requirement due DEC 31th, 2021

FAQ answers to keep you in compliance

REGISTER HERE

Covid and Class Restrictions

Restriction on Class Size.  Students may not have positive COVID test or symptoms, including but not limited to fever, headaches, lack of taste or smell currently or within previous 2 weeks or have been in contact with someone with symptoms or with a positive Covid test results.  Masks are needed when in area not capable of social distancing, restroom, sign-in, etc.

Elective Ethics
REALTOR Professional Standards
Oct 26th
10 am-2 pm     Zoom

REALTOR Professional Standards

#3716 Elective also gives you REALTOR CREDIT for ETHICS requirement due DEC 31th, 2021

REGISTER HERE

Elective Ethics
REALTOR Professional Standards
Nov 8th
  10:00 am-2:00 pm     Zoom

REALTOR Professional Standards

#3716 Elective also gives you REALTOR CREDIT for ETHICS requirement due DEC 31th, 2021

REGISTER HERE

Elective
Contract Maze
 Nov 10th
10:00am-2:00pm
In Person

*Lunch Provided

The Contract Maze #2430

Working through an Offer to Purchase in Today’s World.  As well as when we actually have a contract.

 

 REGISTER HERE 

Covid and Class Restrictions

Restriction on Class Size.  Students may not have positive COVID test or symptoms, including but not limited to fever, headaches, lack of taste or smell currently or within previous 2 weeks or have been in contact with someone with symptoms or with a positive Covid test results.  Masks are needed when in area not capable of social distancing, restroom, sign-in, etc.

BICUP
Nov 16th
 10:00 am  -2:00 pm 
 Zoom Class 

BIC UPdate  #5821   UPDATE FOR Brokers-In-Charge or BIC Eligible

Zoom class

REGISTER HERE

NIGHT Genup
Nov 22nd
5:30pm-9:30pm
Zoom

GENeral UPdate  #5921 UPDATE FOR Brokers and PB’s

REGISTER HERE

GENUP 
    Nov 20th    
 8:30am – 12:30pm  
Zoom Class SAME DAY 

GENeral UPdate  #5921

UPDATE FOR Full or Provisional  Brokers

 REGISTER HERE

 Elective 
Nov 20th
1:30pm – 5:30pm
Zoom Class   Same Day 

The commissionsays

 Course # 3624

REGISTER HERE

BICUP
   Nov 27th   
 10:00am – 2:00pm 
 In Person

*Lunch Provided

BIC UPdate  #8821 UPDATE FOR Brokers-In-Charge or BIC Eligible

REGISTER HERE 

 Elective Between the Lines

Nov 29th

NIGHT 
 5:30pm – 9:30pm 
Zoom

Between The Lines #3780

FAQ answers to keep you in compliance

NIGHT BICUP

Nov 23rd

5:30pm – 9:30pm

ZOOM 

BIC UPdate  #5821 UPDATE FOR Brokers-In-Charge or BIC Eligible

REGISTER HERE

IN PERSON GENUP
Nov 30th
   10am – 2pm        Wilmington Location

*Lunch Provided

BIC Update  #9921 UPDATE FOR Brokers-In-Charge or BIC Eligible

 3610 S College Rd  Wilmington, NC 28412

 REGISTER HERE

Covid and Class Restrictions

Restriction on Class Size.  Students may not have positive COVID test or symptoms, including but not limited to fever, headaches, lack of taste or smell currently or within previous 2 weeks or have been in contact with someone with symptoms or with a positive Covid test results.  Masks are needed when in area not capable of social distancing, restroom, sign-in, etc.

 ELECTIVE 
Realtor Professional Standards
Dec 2nd
  9:30 – 1:30pm
Zoom

REALTOR Professional Standards

#3716 Elective also gives you REALTOR CREDIT for ETHICS requirement due DEC 31th, 2021

REGISTER HERE

 ELECTIVE ETHICS 
Professional Standards
Dec 10th
10:00am – 2:00pm
ZOOM

REALTOR Professional Standards

#3716 Elective also gives you REALTOR CREDIT for ETHICS requirement due DEC 31th, 2021

REGISTER HERE

IN PERSON BICUP
Dec 8th
  10am – 2pm        Wilmington Location

*Lunch Provided

BIC Update  #8821 UPDATE FOR Brokers-In-Charge or BIC Eligible

 3610 S College Rd  Wilmington, NC 28412

Restriction on Class Size.  Covid Waiver to be completed by Students

REGISTER HERE 

Covid and Class Restrictions

Restriction on Class Size.  Students may not have positive COVID test or symptoms, including but not limited to fever, headaches, lack of taste or smell currently or within previous 2 weeks or have been in contact with someone with symptoms or with a positive Covid test results.  Masks are needed when in area not capable of social distancing, restroom, sign-in, etc.

IN PERSON
 GENUP   
Dec 14th

 10:00am – 2:00pm 
Wilmington Location

GEN Update  #9921 UPDATE FOR Full or Provisional  Brokers

 3610 S College Rd  Wilmington, NC 28412

Restriction on Class Size.  Covid Waiver to be completed by Students

REGISTER HERE

 

Covid and Class Restrictions

Restriction on Class Size.  Students may not have positive COVID test or symptoms, including but not limited to fever, headaches, lack of taste or smell currently or within previous 2 weeks or have been in contact with someone with symptoms or with a positive Covid test results.  Masks are needed when in area not capable of social distancing, restroom, sign-in, etc.

Elective
If You Were The Judge
Dec 16th
10 am -2 pm
     Zoom

If you were the judge

Course #2447

Class Description

Class #2447. This is a very interactive course where the participants act as the judge in these cases.  The course will use case studies to help gain a better understanding of real property contract law.

Elective Ethics
REALTOR Professional Standards
Dec 21st
10 am – 2 pm 
   Zoom

REALTOR Professional Standards

#3716 Elective also gives you REALTOR CREDIT for ETHICS requirement due DEC 31th, 2021

REGISTER HERE 

Elective Ethics

LAST DAY CLASS

REALTOR Professional Standards

Dec 31st
9:30 am – 1:30 pm 
   Zoom

REALTOR Professional Standards

#3716 Elective also gives you REALTOR CREDIT for ETHICS requirement due DEC 31th, 2021

REGISTER HERE 

IN PERSON GENUP

SAME DAY

Dec 29th

8:30pm-12:30pm
Williamston, NC

*Lunch Provided

LOCATION: Martin County Economic Development

GENeral UPdate  #5922 UPDATE FOR Brokers and PB’s

REGISTER HERE

Elective
IN PERSON 

SAME DAY

Contract Maze
 Dec 29th
1:30pm –  5:30pm

Williamston, NC

*Lunch Provided

LOCATION: Martin County Econmoic Development

The Contract Maze #2430

Working through an Offer to Purchase in Today’s World.  As well as when we actually have a contract. 

 REGISTER HERE 

Covid and Class Restrictions

Restriction on Class Size.  Students may not have positive COVID test or symptoms, including but not limited to fever, headaches, lack of taste or smell currently or within previous 2 weeks or have been in contact with someone with symptoms or with a positive Covid test results.  Masks are needed when in area not capable of social distancing, restroom, sign-in, etc.

Elective/Ethics
IN PERSON 

SAME DAY

Everyday Ethics
Dec 30th
8:30pm –  12:30pm

Williamston, NC

*Lunch Provided

LOCATION: Martin County Economic Development

Everyday Ethics 

#3340 Elective also gives you REALTOR CREDIT for ETHICS requirement due DEC 31th, 2021

REGISTER HERE

Class Description

Class #3340. NAR requires an Ethics class every two years. The deadline is every even calendar year.  Dec. 31, 2018 is the current deadline.  Students review case studies as the “judge” and discuss cases studies based on actual situation of alleged unethical content.  We review the Code and discuss varies way we as agents can be proactive to ethical situations.  The class is interactive and involves class participation and discussion, even sometimes debates.

IN PERSON
BICUP

SAME DAY

Dec 30th
 1:30 pm – 5:30 pm 
Williamston, NC 

*Lunch Provided

LOCATION: Martin County Economic Development

BIC UPdate  #5822   UPDATE FOR Brokers-In-Charge or BIC Eligible

REGISTER HERE

  BICUP
June 10th LAST DAY  Class
   1:30 pm –      5:30 pm    
 ZOOM Class 

BIC Update  #5821 UPDATE FOR Brokers-In-Charge or BIC Eligible

 Zoom

REGISTER HERE

GENUP
June 10th
LAST DAY CLASS 

 9am – 1pm   

Remote class VIEWED BY ZOOM APP 

GENeral UPdate  #5921 UPDATE for  Full or Provisional  Brokers

Zoom

REGISTER HERE

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UPDATE COURSE Descriptions

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General Update #9921

Course for NON-BIC and/or Provisional Broker Status

Class Info

The General Update Course is a 4 hour course that must be completed by all provisional brokers and non-BIC brokers annually in order to maintain their license on an active status. This course must be completed by June 10th of each running year. The topic each year will vary. Course topics cover are decided by the NCREC.  Feel free to contact Karen for this year’s specific topics.

BIC Update #8821

Course for BIC and/or BIC Eligible Status

Class Info

The BICUP course is 4 hours and must be completed by all BIC and BIC eligible brokers annually in order to maintain their BIC status and keep their license on an active status. This course must be completed by June 10th of each running year. The topic each year will vary. Course topics cover are decided by the NCREC. Feel free to contact Karen for this year’s specific topics.

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ELECTIVE COURSE Descriptions 

 

Every day ethics in real estate

Course #3340 Realtor® Credit 

Class Info or Scroll down for signup dates

Class #3340. NAR requires an Ethics class every THREE years. Dec. 31, 2021 is the current deadline.  You must have a NAR approved Ethics course between Jan. 1st, 2019 – Dec. 31st, 2021. Students review case studies as the “judge” and discuss cases studies based on actual situation of alleged unethical content.  We review the Code and discuss varies way we as agents can be proactive to ethical situations.  The class is interactive and involves class participation and discussion, even sometimes debates.

realtor® professional standards

Course #3309  New *  Updated Annually  Realtor® Credit

Class Info or Scroll down for signup dates

Class #3309. This 4-hour CE elective course addresses new and revised
REALTOR Professional Standards enforcement mechanisms. This course does provide the credit needed for the every three year REALTOR requirement. Current deadline is December 31, 2021  NAR requires an Ethics class every THREE years.  You must have a NAR approved Ethics course between Jan. 1st, 2019 – Dec. 31st, 2021.

But this course is more than just “the Code of Ethics”, as it addresses:

Agency vs. Procuring Cause – the primary focus of this course –

Legal liability of Hearing Panels
Mediation vs. Ombudsman
Ethics vs. Arbitration Proceedings
Case Law regarding the above issue.

This course is updated annually.

And the commission says

Course # 2270

Class Info or Scroll down for signup dates

Class #2270. This course is always interesting! Either a rookie or a veteran, there is always surprise answers. This course is designed to address some of the most common topics/issues asked of by agents to the Real Estate Commission and their responses.

for the Good of all

Course #2504  Eligible for REALTOR® Ethic Requirement

Class Info or Scroll down for signup dates

Class #2504. This class does meet the every three year requirement for REALTORS. Current deadline is Dec 31, 2021. While the focus of CE course is on the “conduct” of REALTORS®, that is, the Articles and Standards of Practices as found in the REALTOR® Code of Ethics, it also address the Professional Standards Enforcement mechanisms
allowed for in the NAR “Code of Ethics and Arbitration” manual.

and the court said

Course #3217

Class Info or Scroll down for signup dates

Class #3217. This course reviews actual North Carolina cases that have been appealed to the NC Court of Appeals.  Learn the do’s and don’ts by reviewing what the agents in the cases presented have done.

If you were the judge

Course #2447

Class Info or Scroll down for signup dates

Class #2447. This is a very interactive course where the participants act as the judge in these cases.  The course will use case studies to help gain a better understanding of real property contract law.

between the lines

  Course #3461

Class Info or Scroll down for signup dates

Class #3461. An elective course designed to cause broker to “stop….and…think” about his or her actions or inaction when working with buyers and sellers or landlords and tenants, especially when acting as a dual agent.

The contract maze

 Course # 2430

Class Info or Scroll down for signup dates

Class #2430. This course is designed for students to navigate through the legalities of a contract.  The course covers basic legal concepts, electronic documents & signatures and the various stages of contracts in real estate.

             WE ARE TEACHING LIVE THROUGH ZOOM CLASSES. AS WELL AS IN PERSON!!

               For Zoom, you need is a computer with a camera, the Zoom app loaded (super easy) and four hours to set aside & participate in class!! The class will be live and interactive.  Email a [email protected] for questions. 

YOU WILL NEED TO BE STATIONARY THROUGHOUT CLASS. DRIVING WILL IN CLASS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED!

Be sure to include your email address you want the “meeting” invite to be emailed when you sign up for any class below. 

     We have completed several ZOOM classes now with GREAT agent feedback! Fun, informative, interactive, convenient & EASY!  KBRES will continue to teach the Zoom format Post and CE classes indefinitely as well as in person classes.  In person may be restricted to small numbers so please check in with us before scheduling short notice or to request an in person class.

 Unfortunately, we must postpone our Williamston CE Classes. Target Dates 2022. 

IN PERSON  May 13th Elective ETHICS

Everyday Ethics   Ethic  approval   10:00am – 2:00pm 

Wilmington Location

Everyday Ethics #3340

3610 S College Rd  Wilmington, NC  28412 

Restriction on Class Size.  Students must sign Covid Waiver.

REGISTER HERE

 

Covid and Class Restrictions

Restriction on Class Size.  Students may not have positive COVID test or symptoms, including but not limited to fever, headaches, lack of taste or smell currently or within previous 2 weeks or have been in contact with someone with symptoms or with a positive Covid test results.  Masks are needed when in area not capable of social distancing, restroom, sign-in, etc.

IN PERSON SAME DAY   GENUP       May 18th

 10:00am – 2:00pm 
Wilmington Location

GEN Update  #9921 UPDATE FOR Full or Provisional  Brokers

 3610 S College Rd  Wilmington, NC 28412

Restriction on Class Size.  Covid Waiver to be completed by Students

REGISTER HERE

 

Covid and Class Restrictions

Restriction on Class Size.  Students may not have positive COVID test or symptoms, including but not limited to fever, headaches, lack of taste or smell currently or within previous 2 weeks or have been in contact with someone with symptoms or with a positive Covid test results.  Masks are needed when in area not capable of social distancing, restroom, sign-in, etc.

Online at your pace CE Courses or

“ONLIVE” interactive through ZOOM.us 

All you need is a electronic device with camera and microphone capabilities. I will send you an invite to join the ZOOM meeting within 45 minutes before the class begins. You click on the link. Run the program and you and voice capabilities will pop up on screen! I will be sending you emails days before your individual class start date.*

Click here for How to Join Zoom Video. Very User Friendly 

                           In Person capacity will be determined by state law.    Please contact us for in person requests.               
            Sign into your ZOOM classes at least 30 minutes early if you are not familiar with the format. 
We can and will continue to do classes through synchronized learning such as Zoom, etc.
Click HERE to see a video on how to join a ZOOM meeting.  

Onsite classes will be at the Wilmington location.

3610 S College Rd  Unit E  (Corner of 17th Ext and College by First Citzens)

Contact me if you need a CE near you!

“Excellent, as always.”

Diana C.

“Karen did great…She has real world knowledge which is a great way for us to learn.”

John J.

“Karen is awesome. Time flew by – she is full of energy. Easy to follow!!”

Meredith J.

Locations

KBRES Primary School 
3610 S College Rd Unit E
Wilmington, NC 28412

KBRES Second Location                                  Brunswick Association of Realtors           712 Village Rd SW #102                   Shallotte, NC 28470

Martin County Economic Development Corporation
415 East Blvd #130
Williamston, NC 27892

Questions?