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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.

Jan 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Online
What is the #1 reason people are held back by technology? In a word, its FEAR. In this session, Craig will show you some tips and tricks that will help you and show you how to overcome it & finally conquer technology in 2018!
Jan 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Online
Social media accounts get hacked all the time & are then used in social engineering scams against your contacts.  In this session, Juanita will teach you how to protect your Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn accounts from these scams and more!
Jan 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Online
Marketing constantly changes & evolves, so what worked last year isn’t guaranteed to work now. Catch this webinar & Warren will teach you the big marketing tips & trends for 2018!
Mar 14 @ 3:00 pm
You know the old saying, “sometimes you have to spend money to make money”. Well, this webinar will show you how by making some minimal investments in the right technologies, it can actually make you much more efficient and therefore actually make you money!!
Mar 21 @ 3:00 pm
In a prior webinar, TaxBot’s Sandy Botkin did break down what the new Tax Code really means for real estate.  Well in this follow up session, he will discuss with Amy Smythe-Harris how to take this knowledge and help you prepare for the upcoming tax season!
Mar 28 @ 3:00 pm
This week, RETI’s Warren Dow will be interviewing Kyle Hunter, Strategic Account Executive at Lone Wolf Technologies, about brokerage back office tools to prepare agents for success.  We will discuss financial reporting tools to help agents easily prepare for tax season, including annual expense statements and YTD & 1099 income reports. We will also discuss other tools, like performance tracking, that brokerages can use ...
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