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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                                                                      Be sure to Review the KBRES Policies and Procedures for More Info before Registering

GENUP
 Nov 22nd
        9:00 am –       1:00 pm
  IN PERSON

Lunch Provided

 GENeral UPdate  #5922  UPDATE for  Full or Provisional Brokers

4-Hour Update Course provided by NCREC

 Wilmington Location 3610 S College Rd Unit E 28412

 REGISTER HERE 

BICUP

SAME DAY

  Nov 28th  
 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

IN PERSON

Lunch Provided

BICUP 

BIC/BIC Eligible Update #8823

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

Wilmington Location 3610 S College Rd Unit E 28412

REGISTER HERE 

ELECTIVE
1031 Tax-Free Exchanges

SAME DAY

 Nov 28th
      1:00 pm –      5:00 pm
IN PERSON

Lunch Provided

Understanding Tax-Free Exchanges #2617

NEW COURSE

 4-Hour Elective Course provided by NCREC

Wilmington Location 3610 S College Rd Unit E 28412 

REGISTER HERE

NIGHT
ELECTIVE Between the Lines
  Dec 1st
       5:30 pm –       9:30 pm
ZOOM

Between the Lines #3461 

 4-Hour Elective Course provided by NCREC

ZOOM

 

REGISTER HERE

BICUP
   Dec 7th   
 9:30 am-1:30pm

ZOOM

BICUP 

BIC/BIC Eligible Update #5823

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

ZOOM

REGISTER HERE 

BICUP

  Dec 19th  

 1:00 am –
5:00pm

IN PERSON

Lunch Provided

BICUP 

BIC/BIC Eligible Update #8823

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

Wilmington Location 3610 S College Rd Unit E 28412

ELECTIVE
And the Verdict is…

 Dec 14th

      9:30 pm –      1:30 pm

ZOOM

And the Verdict is… #3747

 4-Hour Elective Course provided by NCREC

NEW COURSE

ZOOM 

REGISTER HERE

GENUP
  Dec 21st  
 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

ZOOM

GENeral UPdate  #5923  UPDATE for  Full or Provisional Brokers

4-Hour Update Course provided by NCREC

 ZOOM 

REGISTER HERE

 

  BICUP
June 10th
 LAST DAY  Class
   8:30 pm –      12:30 pm    
 ZOOM Class 

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

 Zoom

 

GENUP
June 10th
LAST DAY CLASS 

 8:30am – 12:30pm  

Remote class VIEWED BY ZOOM APP 

GENeral UPdate  #5921 UPDATE for  Full or Provisional  Brokers

Zoom

 

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.*

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                           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?