Event Title:

*FREE* NAR Green Designation: 200 & 300


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Start: 3/4/2014 8:00:00 AM
End: 3/5/2014 5:00:00 PM


John Shipman
Energy Efficiency Management


Orange County Association of REALTORS®


Mar 3, 2014 8:00 AM

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03/03/2014 08:00

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Orange County Association of REALTORS®

NAR Green Designation 200: The Science of Green Building

Tuesday, March 4 | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

NAR Green Designation 300: Green Your Real Estate Business
Wednesday, March 5 | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
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.
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 two day training series is targeted towards those who have already taken Green 100 or have the Build It Green Certified Green Real Estate (CGREP) designation.

Green 200 Course Description

Working from the outside of the home to the inside, Green 200: The Science of Green Building familiarizes students with green principles and choices in home design and construction. The course begins with site analysis and orientation followed by constructing the building envelope and choosing green systems. Students learn how building components and systems interrelate to create a green home. A special chapter looks at how net zero energy homes generate their own power and sell back to the grid. The course concludes with an exploration levels and cost-benefits of retrofitting, remodeling, or renovating for existing homes.

Green 300 Course Description 

Now more than ever, current and future homeowners are motivated to understand green cost savings and health benefits. This course gives professionals the training they need to represent today's sellers and buyers. Green 300: Greening Your Real Estate Business is the third day of three required courses comprising the curriculum of NAR's Green Designation, the only designation of its kind recognized by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®.

Earning NAR's Green Designation 
Upon completion of two of the three required courses and successfully passing the exam for each, 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.
 Fees and Registration
  • Thanks to the generous support of The Energy Network there is no registration fee for this training.
Requirements for the NAR Green Designation certification
  • Attendance - Participants must attend both training days. 
  • Pass the exam - Participants must receive a passing grade of 80% on each exam (separate exams are given for Green 200 and Green 300). If you do not receive a passing grade, you may re-take the exam for a fee of $50.
  • Proof that you are licensed or working as one of the following - Real Estate Agent, Real Estate Broker, Real Estate Appraiser, Residential Mortgage Lender, California Finance Lender, Escrow Company, Financial Institution
  • Provide NRDS ID # - Participants must provide their NRDS ID on the day of the training. NRDS ID # can be found at NAR's website.
Breakfast, Lunch, and snacks will be provided.
Contact training@builditgreen.org or (510) 285-6221
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  Build It Green Professional Training Department

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  510-590-3360 x603

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