Training & Requirements

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®. RASM offers Designation and Certification courses, continuing education, and informational seminars to members and non-members. Contact the Education Department at for more information and guidance with registering as a non-member.

Online Training

We’re proud to partner with online education programs to provide training in the comfort of your home or office. Check out these online training options to complete your continuing education.

Designations & Certifications

Take your career to the next level. Enhance your knowledge and hone in your skills of the many different facets of the real estate industry. RASM is committed to offering you the NAR designations and certification at our north and south locations. Learn more about designations offered by RASM.

Licensing & Continuing Education

Not sure what’s required to maintain your license? We know it can be confusing to keep track of your membership and license requirements. This guide will help answer your questions.

Code of Ethics Training

As a condition of membership, REALTOR® members are required by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) to complete 2.5 hours of Code of Ethics training within a three-year cycle. The current cycle ends December 31, 2021. There are many options to complete this requirement, including FREC’s new Ethics & Business Practices course.