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 NONprovisional or provisional brokers, the 4 hour General Update Course & a 4 hour Elective are required. For those at a deemed by NCREC as Brokers-in-Charge or BIC- Eligible, the 4 hour BIC Update and a 4 hour Elective are required. Course descriptions below of what KBRES offers.

 

LOOKING TO BECOME BIC OR BIC- ELIGIBLE?? YOU NEED THE 12-HOUR NCREC SELFPACED COURSE. YOU CAN RECEIVE ELECTIVE CREDIT FOR THE COURSE. HERE IS A LINK TO THE 12-HOUR BIC COURSE REGISTRATION   FAQ’S OF THE BIC COURSE CLICK HERE

Preregistration is requested to ensure a spot. Seating may be limited. Students arriving 15 minutes 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. Refreshments Provided. Please arrive 15 minutes before live class begins for check-in and 20 minutes before Zoom Classes.

ETHICS/ELECTIVE

SAME DAY

February 29th

1:30 pm – 5:30 pm

IN PERSON

Lunch Provided

#3340 EVERYDAY ETHICS IN REAL ESTATE

4-Hour Ethics/Elective Course provided by NCREC

Wilmington Location 3610 S College Rd Unit E 28412

REGISTER HERE

GENUP

March 5th 

8:30 am – 12:30 pm

IN PERSON

Lunch Provided

#9924 General Update

4-Hour UPDATE course provided by NCREC

Wilmington Location 3610 S College Rd Unit E 28412

REGISTER HERE

*NEW Elective* 

SAME DAY

 March 20th
  8:30 am – 12:30 pm
  IN PERSON

Lunch Provided

WHAT IS IRC 1031 EXCHANGE & HOW TO APPLY IT

  Taught by The John Starling Intermediary of hundreds of 1031 exchanges

4-Hour Elective provided by NCREC

Wilmington Location 3610 S College Rd Unit E 28412

REGISTER HERE 

GENUP

 SAME DAY

March 20th 

1:30 pm – 5:30 pm

IN PERSON

Lunch Provided

#9924 General Update

4-Hour UPDATE course provided by NCREC

Wilmington Location 3610 S College Rd Unit E 28412

REGISTER HERE

GENUP

March 5th 

8:30 am – 12:30 pm

IN PERSON

Lunch Provided

#9924 General Update

4-Hour UPDATE course provided by NCREC

Wilmington Location 3610 S College Rd Unit E 28412

REGISTER HERE

GENUP
April 3rd 

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

IN PERSON

Lunch Provided

This Class is held in MOREHEAD CITY NC!!

#9924 General Update

4-Hour UPDATE course provided by NCREC

Morehead City NC Location 814 Shepard St 28557 Carteret County

REGISTER HERE

*NEW Elective* 
WHAT IS IRC 1031 EXCHANGE & HOW TO APPLY IT

  Taught by The John Starling Intermediary of hundreds of 1031 exchanges

4-Hour Elective/Ethics Course provided by NCREC  

 Wilmington Location 3610 S College Rd Unit E 28412

REGISTER HERE

 March 20th

8:30 am – 12:30 pm

IN PERSON

Includes Lunch

 Continue Ed Classes 
March April dates coming soon

DAY NIGHT and WEEKEND

ZOOM

For a Quick view of ALL current 2024     scheduled classes,

Click here 

BICUP
More NIGHT, DAY and weekends
Coming Soon
   ZOOM and INPERSON with LUNCH
GENUP
More NIGHT, DAY and weekends
Coming Soon
 ZOOM and INPERSON with LUNCH

See Elective options below

We are in process of posting numerous classes for 2024
For a Quick view of ALL current 2024     scheduled classes,

Click here 

NIGHT BICUP
Feb 12th

5:45 pm – 9:45 pm

ZOOM NIGHT

BICUP

BIC/BIC Eligible Update #5824

4-Hour Update Course provided by NCREC for BIC and/or BIC eligible 

REGISTER HERE

BICUP
February 15th

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

ZOOM

BICUP 

BIC/BIC Eligible Update #5824

 4-Hour Update Course provided by NCREC for BIC and/or BIC eligible 

ZOOM

REGISTER HERE

 

GENUP

SAME DAY

February 22nd 

8:30 am – 12:30 pm

ZOOM

#5924 General Update

4-Hour UPDATE course provided by NCREC

ZOOM

REGISTER HERE

ELECTIVE/Ethics

SAME DAY

February 22nd

1:30 pm – 5:30 pm

ZOOM

#3716 Realtors Professional Standards 

4-Hour ELECTIVE/Ethics course provided by NCREC

ZOOM

REGISTER HERE

UPDATE COURSE Descriptions

Scroll down to MESSAGE US IF YOU CANNOT find A CLASS THAT FITS YOUR SCHEDULE. wE ARE OPEN TO VISITING YOU OR OFFERING NEW NEeded course TIMES OR TOPICS

General Update #9924 and zoom #5924

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 #8824 and #5824

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.

Scroll down to find eLECTIVE COURSE DESCRIPTIONS. SCROLL UP TO register for needed courses

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   Zoom#3716     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. 

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?