The Association provides regular educational programs and seminars designed to assist our members gain new skills and professional designations. Seminars and technical “hands-on” sessions also contribute to the advancement of our members in their chosen career. In addition, numerous events and meetings throughout the year provide opportunities for networking and making a difference in the local real estate industry. Select the Education Calendar below for a complete interactive listing of upcoming programs, with links to additional documents and our registration web site.

The new member orientation program is a requirement for membership and must be completed within 90 days of submitting the membership application to the Realtor® Association of Sarasota and Manatee.

The Education Calendar is updated as required and contains the latest information on classes, seminars and events. Links from these items take our members to our online registration system, where they can easily sign up and make payment for the various offerings.

The Leadership Academy is designed to train emerging Realtor® leaders who want to get involved, make a difference, grow their business, and expand their leadership skills.  Applications are taken in January every year.  Please click HERE for more information.
The CE Shop provides online solutions for all of your real estate educational needs, including Pre-Licensing, Post-Licensing and Continuing Education. Courses are offered on an innovative learning platform designed for the adult learner. To view the catalog of courses available CLICK HERE.

This is a step-by-step strategic guide designed for new agent members of the Realtor® Association of Sarasota and Manatee – essentially a playbook for your rookie season! It’s all here – take advantage of the vast pool of knowledge and experience offered in the guide.

Professional real estate training is a vital function carried out by the Realtor® Association of Sarasota and Manatee, the National Association of Realtors® and Florida Realtors®.

Graduate REALTOR® Institute (GRI)
Why get your GRI designation through Florida Realtors®? If you’re serious about increasing your income, enhancing your professionalism and standing apart as an industry expert, nothing matches the knowledge and business savvy that is learned and earned with this prestigious achievement. Watch this video for Realtor® testimonials. Watch the video.