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All SD REALTORS® Education courses will be virtual unless otherwise noticed.  Please visit for up-to-date information and guidance

In today’s competitive business environment, it often takes more than just motivation and initiative to succeed. SD REALTORS® provides quality education that raises the standards of professionalism and knowledge.

Date/time Course Location Registration
April 14, 2021 | 8:30am - 4:00pm CT / 7:30am - 3:00pm MT ABR - Buyers by Generations At any given time, today’s real estate professionals may be working with four generations of real estate buyers: Millennials, Generation X, the Baby Boomers, and Matures. This one-day course examines the home buying characteristics of these generations and evaluates their expectations (of agents and of the transaction) as well as communication preferences. As a turnkey resource, participants receive generation-specific marketing tools, networking tips, scripts, and counseling strategies to help formalize agency relationships. 8 Elective Hours for CE in South Dakota pending - Credits toward GRI 504 - Working with Buyers Virtual Zoom Conference Meeting Register Online
Wednesday, April 28 and Thursday, April 29, 2021 2021 Spring Caravan - Virtual Real Estate License Law Class starts at 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM CT/ 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM MT Instructor: Kimberly Allard Virtual Zoom Conference Register
June 3, 2021 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm CT / 8:00 am - 12:00 pm MT Broker Summit 2021 Virtual Conference June 3, 2021 | 9 am to 1 pm CT/ 8 am - 12 pm MT Reach New Heights! The 2021 SD REALTORS® Broker Summit is bringing together Responsible and Managing Brokers together for NAR Legal, Economic, Advocacy and MLS Clear Cooperation updates. Speakers Lawrence Yun, NAR Chief Economist Shannon McGahn, NAR Chief Advocacy Officer Chloe Hecht, NAR Director of Legal Affairs Rodney Gansho, NAR Director of Engagement Zoom Virtual Meeting Register Now
June 23, 2021 | 8:00 am CT - 5:00 pm CT RRC - Technology and Plans for Success This 1-Day course examines the changing role of real estate agents in the rapidly-evolving technology age and provides guidance on the technologies needed to effectively work with today’s connected consumers. You will leave the class with templates, strategies, and tools to identify, evaluate, and select appropriate technologies to enhance your communication, productivity, and efficiency, while keeping your clients’ data safe. You will learn how to: * Select the appropriate equipment, software, and technology platforms needed to streamline your operations and meet the expectations of today’s tech savvy consumer * Leverage customer relationship management (CRM) software to grow your network, communicate proactively with clients, and maximize efficiencies in your business * Design and optimize your website to improve your professionalism to the consumer and provide data to help them understand your services * Develop effective email marketing initiatives to improve client communications and provide value to your client. (Credits for GRI 508 - Technology) Virtual Zoom Conference Meeting Register Online
August 26, 2021 | 8:00am - 5:00pm CT / 7:00am-4:00pm MT At Home with Diversity The At Home With Diversity® course is part of a comprehensive cultural diversity outreach program that will help real estate companies diversify their workplaces and improve the industry's ability to serve culturally diverse consumers. NAR and HUD undertook a joint effort in 1998 to certify real estate professionals who are trained regarding cultural diversity and outreach and have made a commitment to a set of diversity principles. The training, built on the letter and spirit of the Fair Housing Act, provides participants with tools to build diversity outreach into their business plans to best serve a dynamic and growing market. This course is available to all professionals involved in the real estate transaction. At Home With Diversity® is an educational experience designed to present a picture of the changing face of the real estate industry. More importantly, the class teaches REALTORS® how to work effectively with and within a rapidly changing multicultural market. 6 Continuing Education hours pending.  This course counts toward GRI 510 - Inclusion with Diversity, elective credits toward your ABR designation, RSPS Certification, CIPS Designation,  8 Elective credits towards CRS Designation, and credits towards NAR's PMN Designation. Virtual Zoom Conference Meeting Register Online