Calendar of Classes

Did you join Ed Club when you paid your dues? Ed Club gives members free or discounted classes throughout 2020. Classes will be $5 and up without Ed Club membership. If you did not join with your dues, TODAY is the last day (1/31) to pay $25, after that joining will go up to $50. Click here.

BE THE EXPERT for your Clients 
February 04, 2020 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
What is the Cascadia Subduction, and how could it affect Real Estate in Central Oregon.  What you and your clients need to know.  Fast paced class with Assistant Professor of Geology, Mr. Wershaw.  Bring your laptops for an interactive experience looking up properties in Central Oregon, you just might be surprised. 
Refreshments will be served.
2 CE 
Instructor: Professor Wershaw
Sponsored by: Tamra Carrell with Top Flite Financial, Inc.
Free

GRI-Agency Professionalism
February 5, 2020 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
This course covers the basic rules of statutory interpretation, real estate license, property management license, disclosures, and much more. Participants can expect an interactive learning experience with a practical case study at the end to help solidify some of the concepts. This course counts for 3 hours of Oregon CE credit, 3 hours of GRI credit, and qualifies for the Oregon Real Estate Agency's Law and Rule Required Course (LARRC) credit needed to renew your real estate license. 
Instructor: Caralee Angel
3 CE
$49

GRI Code of Ethics
February 05, 2020 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This course covers the basic rules of statutory interpretation, real estate license, property management license, disclosures, and much more. Participants can expect an interactive learning experience with a practical case study at the end to help solidify some of the concepts. This course counts for 3 hours of Oregon CE credit, 3 hours of GRI credit, and qualifies for the Oregon Real Estate Agency's Law and Rule Required Course (LARRC) credit needed to renew your real estate license. 
Instructor: Caralee Angel
3 CE
$49

How to Have a Smooth Transaction with Tenants in Place | Panel Discussion
February 10, 2020 11:30 am-1:00 pm
Women’s Council of Realtor’s - Panel Discussion
How to have a smooth transaction with tenants in place - Hear a landlord perspective and a property management perspective on how agents can be more prepared when representing a seller or a buyer in a transaction when tenants occupy the property. As a Realtor representing either a seller or a buyer, this class will provide a checklist of steps and conversations to have to better protect your client and help the transaction to move along more effectively and efficiently.
Class Hosted by Central Oregon Women’s Council of Realtors. All are welcome to attend! Lunch will be served.
DISCOUNT: $15 to Members of WCR/$20 COAR members

OREF Forms Update-Class Full
February 11, 2020 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

ABR Designation Core Course
February 12, 2020 9:00 am - February 13, 2020 4:00 pm
The Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®) designation is designed for real estate buyer agents who focus on working directly with buyer-clients at every stage of the home buying process.
12 CE 
Instructor: Michael Smit
COAR Members: $200
Ed Club Members: $150

Financing 101

February 18, 2020 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
This course will cover:
    •    Red Flag Properties
    •    Structuring contracts that work for the underwriter
    •    Pre-approvals, Pre-quals and all in between.
    •    Out of town borrowers.
    •    Out of town & “800” lenders.
    •    “I have my own lender.”
    •    Getting the lender to help get the offer accepted.
    •    Building the perfect loan file.
    •    Making the paperwork process easier.
    •    Dos and Don'ts of Appraiser Communication.
    •    How much “lending” should a real estate agent know?
    •    What to do when things go wrong.
    •    Looking for lenders to refer business to you
3 CE 
Instructor: Larry Wallace
COAR Members: $5
Ed Club Members: Free

Selling a Home with Renters
February 26, 2020 10:00 am- 11:00 am
Knowing how to sell a house with tenants is very important. There are a lot of ways that tenants can throw a wrench in your sale. Know what the laws are concerning selling a home with a tenant in your particular area.
1 CE 
Instructor: Alison Huycke
COAR Members: $5
Ed Club Members: Free

Essential Cyber-Security for Professionals
February 26, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
This class is about Cyber-Security and how it can affect your business.
1.5 CE 
Instructor: Harrison Womack
COAR Members: $5
Ed Club Members: Free

Leading Your Way to a Successful Business
February 27, 2020 1:00 pm- 3:00 pm
The course will cover best practices and touches on dispute resolution. We will go over things we're responsible for as agents, how to play nice with other agents and keeping your clients happy.
2 CE 
Instructor: Wendy Adkisson
COAR Members: $5
Ed Club Members: Free

Multiple Listing Service of Central Oregon Classes
Rapattoni I & II
February 7, 2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Rapattoni Input
February 14, 2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Please note these will be the last classes offered on Rapattoni, in March we will launch classes for training on the new FlexMLS software that will replace Rapattoni on March 30th. All MLSCO members need to take a FlexMLS trainingSign up for an in person class in your area or online here.

Save the Date

March 19, 2020
Commercial Impact Summit

March 30, 2020
FlexMLS Launches

April 14, 2020
EnCOAR Awards

October 13, 2020
Building a Better Central Oregon Awards

December 11, 2020
COAR Holiday and Installation Party

Online Education

CEShop.com
Oregon Continuing Education
Oregon Principal Broker

EarthAdvantage- COAR members receive a 10% discount on the following classes:
Earth Advantage Broker Accreditation
Anatomy of a Green Home
Making Savvy Energy & Solar Upgrades
How Homebuyers Asl for Green (Without Saying the Word)
Top 10 Green Broker Resources

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