Your search results

Education Schedule

Education is now included with your GCAR membership.

GCAR’s school, The Real Estate Professionals’ Institute is pleased to offer a skill-building calendar that will increase your knowledge and drive up your business! You can take continuing education courses, designations, and seminars free of charge!

Classes are offered in Saratoga, Malta, Schenectady, and Troy, as well as our training room in Albany. If we offer the class, we’ll track it for you too. All the classes you take through GCAR are recorded in the ‘class history’ section of your membership file. Log in to the GCAR membership portal, click on class history, and you can see all the classes and credits you have taken.

Class Cancellation Policy: Cancel at least 24 hours in advance. No shows are charged a $25 cancellation fee.

To cancel your class registration, complete the following steps:

  1. Sign in to Member Services

  2. Enter your Login ID (the same # used to log into Paragon) & Password (initially the word ‘password’ until you change it)

  3. Under Personal Services, click on ‘Your Education History’

  4. Then click on ‘Classes You are registered for’

  5. On the right side of the page you’ll see a cancellation link, click it.

  6. Then click ‘Submit Cancellation.’ There is a ten-second delay before it notes that you have canceled

  7. If you don’t see a cancellation link then you are within the 24 hour period where you need to pay the $25 cancellation fee

How to be added to a class waitlist: Call GCAR reception at 518-464-0191 and ask to be added to a class waitlist.

Too many class receipts when signing up?  No need to call, the database only recognizes you once, you are not taking up multiple spots!

Credit policy: To obtain continuing education (CE) credit for any class, you must arrive on time and sign in plus, stay for the duration of the class and sign out in observance of DOS’ requirements.

Photo and video release: Registering for a class grants us your consent to reproduce, edit, broadcast or rebroadcast any video, film, soundtrack recording and photo reproductions of yourself and/or your narrative account of your experience within said activities, for publication, display, or exhibition thereof in promotions, advertising, education, and legitimate business uses without any compensation to, and/or claim by you.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
2
3
4
5
Certified Buyer Representative 9:00 am
Certified Buyer Representative @ GCAR
Nov 5 @ 9:00 am – Nov 7 @ 5:00 pm
Certified Buyer Representative @ GCAR
♦ CE Credits: 22.5 (Includes DOS mandated 3 hours of fair housing and 2 hours of agency and 2.5 hours NAR Code of Ethics requirement) ♦ Instructor: Don Scanlon ♦ The Certified Buyer Representative (CBR®) designation establishes your commitment to excellence and integrity and certifies both to peers and consumers that you uphold the highest standard of dedication and service to real estate buyers. ...
Broker Licensing Course 9:00 am
Broker Licensing Course @ Chamber of Southern Saratoga County & CRBRA
Nov 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Broker Licensing Course @ Chamber of Southern Saratoga County & CRBRA | New York | United States
October 29, 31, November 5, 7, 8, 14 9:00am – 5:00pm Location October 29 & 31, November 5 & 8 Chamber of Southern Saratoga County 58 Clifton Country Rd #102, Clifton Park, NY November 7 & 14 Capital Region Builders & Remodelers Association (CRBRA) 10 Old Plank Rd, Clifton Park, NY Instructors: Mary Peyton & Rory O’Connor Member cost: $350 + $30 book Non-member ...
6
7
Broker Licensing Course 9:00 am
Broker Licensing Course @ Chamber of Southern Saratoga County & CRBRA
Nov 7 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Broker Licensing Course @ Chamber of Southern Saratoga County & CRBRA | New York | United States
October 29, 31, November 5, 7, 8, 14 9:00am – 5:00pm Location October 29 & 31, November 5 & 8 Chamber of Southern Saratoga County 58 Clifton Country Rd #102, Clifton Park, NY November 7 & 14 Capital Region Builders & Remodelers Association (CRBRA) 10 Old Plank Rd, Clifton Park, NY Instructors: Mary Peyton & Rory O’Connor Member cost: $350 + $30 book Non-member ...
8
Broker Licensing Course 9:00 am
Broker Licensing Course @ Chamber of Southern Saratoga County & CRBRA
Nov 8 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Broker Licensing Course @ Chamber of Southern Saratoga County & CRBRA | New York | United States
October 29, 31, November 5, 7, 8, 14 9:00am – 5:00pm Location October 29 & 31, November 5 & 8 Chamber of Southern Saratoga County 58 Clifton Country Rd #102, Clifton Park, NY November 7 & 14 Capital Region Builders & Remodelers Association (CRBRA) 10 Old Plank Rd, Clifton Park, NY Instructors: Mary Peyton & Rory O’Connor Member cost: $350 + $30 book Non-member ...
9
10
11
12
13
14
GRI-5 Buyers 8:30 am
GRI-5 Buyers @ GCAR
Nov 14 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
GRI-5 Buyers @ GCAR
♦ Instructor: Nancy Mosca, ABR, CIPS, GRI, SRES, SRS, AHWD, BPOR, ePRO, MRP, SFR ♦ CE Credit: 7.5 hours ♦ Represent seller clients in a way that keeps them coming back. Satisfies 2 hours NYS agency requirement. Get a competitive advantage with strategies to: Gain more listings. Get clients to price to sell. Enhance your marketing. Avoid Fair Housing violations and safety concerns ♦ The ...
Broker Licensing Course 9:00 am
Broker Licensing Course @ Chamber of Southern Saratoga County & CRBRA
Nov 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Broker Licensing Course @ Chamber of Southern Saratoga County & CRBRA | New York | United States
October 29, 31, November 5, 7, 8, 14 9:00am – 5:00pm Location October 29 & 31, November 5 & 8 Chamber of Southern Saratoga County 58 Clifton Country Rd #102, Clifton Park, NY November 7 & 14 Capital Region Builders & Remodelers Association (CRBRA) 10 Old Plank Rd, Clifton Park, NY Instructors: Mary Peyton & Rory O’Connor Member cost: $350 + $30 book Non-member ...
15
16
17
18
Understanding Appraisals in Today’s Market 1:00 pm
Understanding Appraisals in Today’s Market @ Holiday Inn Saratoga
Nov 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Understanding Appraisals in Today's Market @ Holiday Inn Saratoga
♦ CE Credits: 3 ♦ Instructor: Dan Gastle ♦ Moderator will discuss the residential appraisal process in detail to help real estate agents gain a better understanding of the appraisal process. ♦ Free for GCAR members only. Click here for non-member pricing info
19
20
Code of Ethics Training for REALTORS 9:30 am
Code of Ethics Training for REALTORS @ GCAR
Nov 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Code of Ethics Training for REALTORS @ GCAR
♦ CE Credits: 3 ♦ Instructor: Rory O’Connor ♦ This course will heighten member awareness of the key tenets of the Code of Ethics; create an awareness of and appreciation for the role the Code can and should play in their professional lives; enhance professionalism and competency; and encourage REALTORS® to view their Code of Ethics as a living, viable guide in their daily ...
Fair Housing 1:00 pm
Fair Housing @ GCAR
Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fair Housing @ GCAR
♦ CE Credits: 3 ♦ Instructor: Mary Peyton ♦ Understand the fair housing rules as they apply to everyone, regardless of culture and what it means to you the REALTOR®.  Apply regulations to how they relate to property management to keep you within the law… Didn’t think some rules applied to you? Learn how they do! ♦ Free for GCAR members only. Click here for non-member ...
What Type of Agency Relationship Do You Have? 4:15 pm
What Type of Agency Relationship Do You Have? @ GCAR
Nov 20 @ 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
What Type of Agency Relationship Do You Have? @ GCAR
♦ CE Credits: 1 ♦ Instructor: Mary Peyton ♦ Agency relationships defined and discussed for the REALTOR®: Agent-Principle-Customer. What is dual agency and agency alternatives? This class is required by DOS to renew your license but, understanding agency can make the difference in your professionalism or save you a trip to ‘REALTOR® court.’ ♦ Free for GCAR members only. Click here for non-member pricing info
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
Skip to toolbar