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NAR Green Designation | San Jose
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 8:00 AM - Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 5:00 PM
San Jose, CA 95133
Overview

 
PG&E, the City of San Jose Environmental Services Department, and Silicon Valley Energy Watch present:

NAR Green Day 1: The Resource-Efficient Home - Retrofits, Remodels, Renovations, and New Home Construction
Wednesday, November 15 | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm 

The session looks at why consumer demand for these homes is increasing and how both the homes and consumer expectations impact the market. The course prepares real estate professionals to provide advice and sources of information to help homeowners improve the resource efficiency of their homes from low-cost fixes and DIY projects to retrofitting and replacing systems to big -budget remodeling projects. The course also looks at constructing a new, resource-efficient home and the value that real estate professionals can bring to the design and build team.

NAR Green Day 2: Representing Buyers and Sellers of Resource Efficient Homes
Thursday, November 16 | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

This session focuses on applying your knowledge of resource-efficient, smart, and certified homes and adapting your core real estate skills to build business success in the niche market for resource-efficient homes.

More homebuyers are demanding green and energy-saving features in their next homes. Are you prepared to assist them? Gain a competitive advantage and learn how to become your clients’ go-to resource for buying or selling a more efficient, money-saving, healthy home. Learn more about the NAR's Green Designation.
 
Join us for a two-day training to learn green real estate concepts, principles, practices, and benefits from the ground up in a way that makes sense to you and your clients. You’ll stand out from the crowd by earning the only green designation for real estate agents conferred by the National Association of REALTORS®.

This training is offered in partnership with the City of San Jose Environmental Services Department and Silicon Valley Energy Watch

  • Don't sign up because others are underwriting the cost. Sign up because it will help you be more successful.
  • Did you know that 94% of home buyers rate energy efficiency as an important part of their home buying decision? Are you prepared to have that discussion?
  • What elements of a home are potentially poisoning the occupants and what can you do about it?
  • Do you really understand how a home functions?
  • Would you and your clients like to save hundreds of dollars a year by learning how to use resources more efficiently?

Requirements

Earning NAR's Green Designation 
Upon completion of the two required courses, you will have achieved GREEN candidate status, a one-year period during which you must fulfill the educational and experiential requirements to earn NAR's Green Designation awarded by the Green REsource Council.

Continuing Education Units approved by the California Bureau of Real Estate
Upon completion of the two required courses and successfully passing each exam with 80%, you will receive 16 Continuing Education Units approved by the California Bureau of Real Estate.

Prerequisites
Must be a licensed Realtor in the State of California in order to receive CalBRE Credit for attending these courses.

Fees and Registration
Thanks to the generous support of PG&E there is no registration fee for this training.

Requirements for the NAR Green Designation certification
  • Attendance - Participants must attend all two (2) training days. 
  • Submit a member application for NAR's Green Designation.
  • Maintain active and good membership status with the Green REsource Council and the National Association of REALTORS®.

Agenda

NAR Green Day 1
Resource-Efficient Home: Retrofits, Remodels, Renovations, and New Home Construction
The session looks at why consumer demand for these homes is increasing and how both the homes and consumer expectations impact the market. The course prepares real estate professionals to provide advice and sources of information to help homeowners improve the resource efficiency of their homes from low-cost fixes and DIY projects to retrofitting and replacing systems to big -budget remodeling projects. The course also looks at constructing a new, resource-efficient home and the value that real estate professionals can bring to the design and build team.


NAR Green Day 2 
Why All Clients Are Green and How to Represent Them
This session focuses on applying your knowledge of resource-efficient, smart, and certified homes and adapting your core real estate skills to build business success in the niche market for resource-efficient homes.


Refreshments: 
Breakfast, lunch, and light refreshments throughout the day will be available. Please bring a reusable water bottle.

Please inform the Education Department if you have any food allergies.
training@builditgreen.org
(510) 285-6221​

Questions about the training? 
Contact training@builditgreen.org or (510) 285-6221

Prerequisites

Must be a licensed Realtor in the State of California in order to receive CalBRE Credit for attending these courses.

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LOCATION
San Jose Environmental Innovation Center
1608 Las Plumas Ave
San Jose, CA 95133
Phone: 408-535-8560
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CONTACTS
Registration
Build It Green Education Department
(510) 285-6221
training@builditgreen.org

Onsite
Build It Green Education Department
(510) 285-6221
training@builditgreen.org
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