Code of Ethics Training

Code of Ethics Training is required as a condition of membership by the National Association of REALTORS®.  They have set three-year cycles for completion and the current cycle is from January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2024. You must take a course with at least 2.5 hours of instructional time.  Home Study Correspondence courses do not meet the requirement.

New Members

This course should be completed prior to attending New Member Orientation. New members of the North Bay Association or REALTORS® must complete the Code of Ethics training when they first join. 

Current Members

Check to see if you have completed the Code of Ethics Training by following these directions hereIf you have taken a course from another provider other than the National or California Association, you will need to forward your course completion certificate for the Ethics portion of the course to info@nba.REALTOR and we will update your record.

The Association will not have any more Zoom webinars.

Below are your options for fulfilling the requirement (you only need to take one). Both courses are free:

C2EX Endorsement for Existing Members

REALTORS® defined professionalism in this industry more than 100 years ago when they created the Code of Ethics. The C2EX program takes professionalism to the next level by enabling NAR members to assess their expertise in 10 (11 for brokers) elements of professionalism ranging from customer service to use of technology.

This innovative engagement tool encourages participation in all levels of the REALTOR® organization. It’s not a designation or a course. It’s not a requirement, but a benefit available to all NAR members at no additional cost.

To get started, log in to and take the self-assessment that measures your proficiency in each of the elements of professionalism, known as the C2EX Competencies. Based on your results, the platform will generate customized learning paths, recommend experiences, and provide tools and resources to increase your knowledge and enhance your skillsets.