REIA Certificates of Completion are certifications you earn for the courses you have completely watched on REIA. Upon completion of a course, a certificate will be presented to you at the next REIA LIVE Main Event™ that you attend.
Certificate of Completions can be viewed online, shared and used as references and resumes.
We suggest that members send either copies of their Certificates of Completion or a link to their Certificates of Completion to potential clients, employers, colleagues, or friends to share more about their professional education, skills, and interests.
What kind of membership plan is required to earn Certificates?
Any active REIA membership plan that requires you to log in with a user name and password to REIA will include complimentary access to Certificates of Completion. This includes Basic and Lifetime memberships. There is no additional charge for earning Certificates, as this is a feature included in all of our memberships.
To get your own membership with access to Certificates of Completion, sign up now.
What courses are required to earn the Certificate?
The majority of REIA courses are eligible for earning a Certificate of Completion. However, sponsored partner courses are not eligible for earning a Certificate of Completion. The course sections members need to complete to receive a Certificate of Completion are listed here.
Note: You may also not receive a Certificate of Completion if you haven’t watched every video for each specific sections.
How does REIA verify the work?
The REIA Member Academy system is able to track when a member watches and finishes a course in a title.
How do Certificates of Completion compare to an online degree or a certificate from a vocational school or vendor?
The REIA Certificates of Completion program is not the same as a degree program. REIA Certificates are not endorsed or recognized by third parties. For example, training programs that software and hardware companies have for their own software are not the same as the REIA program.
Completing a course does not mean that the member is then certified in that respective area of real estate, it only reflects that you have completed the REIA course and therefore should be competent in that area.
Can REIA Certificates be verified by potential employers when used on a resume?
REIA urges members to include links to their Certificates of Completion page on their resume or applications so that employers and others can verify them on the website.
Learn more about sharing Certificates of Completion and viewing Certificates of Completion by contacting us.
When are Certificates of Completion provided?
Your official Certificate of Completion is created and awarded upon completing Growth Track. Once you have completed every course listed in the designated Growth Track and after 18 months of membership you can notify us and we will present you with your Certificate of Completion at the next REIA meeting. If you are unable to attend the REIA meeting we can mail your Certificate.
Can I receive my Certificate of Completion in less than 18 months?
While you certainly can complete the course work in less time the Growth Track has been designed with a community aspect built in also. The community connections is a valuable and underestimate element of the membership and eventual success in real estate. For the Growth Track to work the time-frame designated a minimum of 18 months. Therefore the you cannot receive the Certificate of Completion in less than the prescribed 18 month time period.
Are there other certifications or designations that REIA offers?
Here are the other certified real estate certifications and designations offered through REIA.
I’m new to real estate, where should I begin?
After you join REIA you’ll have unlimited access to the Member Academy and be able to switch between your computer, tablet, or mobile device to start the courses. Membership also grants you access to the investor community – just as impact-full as the courses, you can connect with other newbies as well as industry experts who are passionate about real estate.
REIA holds several networking events in various locations to initiate, develop and enhance relationships amongst its members and guests. The goal of our community efforts is to build long lasting business relationships, activities that promote joint ventures, education and goodwill.
If you value a real estate organization that focuses on its membership’s success, best business practices and places a high value on relationship building, with an end goal of enhancing and growing our businesses together, join us at one of our events and consider becoming a member.
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