Keynote Series Online CE Courses

Kansas City Regional Association of Realtors
Keynote

The Kansas City Regional Association of REALTORS®, in partnership with the Kansas Association of REALTORS®, offers a dynamic online education opportunity through the Keynote Series online video courses.

The following demo provides a preview of the video education experience. Scroll down for purchase information.

Here are important points regarding free online CE offered through KCRAR:

  • You must be an active KCRAR Member in good standing to receive this member benefit.
  • Please register for one class at a time. Once a class is completed, you may sign up for an additional class.

Course Catalog

Available Courses – Select your State License Status for CE credit.
Be sure to select Kansas and Missouri License if you want CE credit in both states.

Beneath the Surface: Understanding the Anatomy of a House (KS/MO Dual Credit)
Instructor: Barry Stranz

This course is designed to help real estate professionals better serve their clients and increase their confidence when asked questions regarding the construction of the homes they market. The student will learn about the structure of houses, both new and existing, and focus on how floors, walls, and roofs are built. This course will empower real estate professionals to give accurate generic construction information to their clients without taking on personal liability while recognizing when to defer to the assistance of qualified experts. 

Hours: 6 Missouri CE elective credit hours and 6 Kansas CE elective credit hours 

Contract Law for Real Estate Professionals (KS/MO Dual Credit)
Instructor: Vernon Jarboe

This course brings an understanding of what constitutes a contract, how to write a contract, the critical importance of the contract in the real estate transaction, and what to be aware of in the process. It also explains earnest money, financing, inspections, title and closing, post closing, and much more.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours and 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Fair Housing and Beyond (KS/MO Dual Credit)
Instructor: Vernon Jarboe

Fair Housing laws, beginning with the Fair Housing Act of 1968, were enacted to prohibit discrimination against certain protected classes. Real estate professionals must be familiar with both the theory and practice of Fair Housing when conducting business. 

This course covers discrimination and housing, types of violations, advertising rules, ADA, penalties, fair employment practices, fair credit practices.  It also explores anti-trust laws, bankruptcy protection, environmental considerations, and data security.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours and 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Kansas Required Core (KS/MO Dual Credit)

This course has been approved by the Kansas Real Estate Commission for 4 hours of mandatory continuing education credit and covers brokerage relationships and misrepresentation.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours and 4 Kansas CE Mandatory credit hours

Mastering Real Estate Negotiations (KS/MO Dual Credit)
Instructor: Jackie Leavenworth

The ability to understand and recognize different negotiating styles and strategies results in successful client interactions and closed transactions. This course introduces students to "DISC Behavior Profiling," training students how to build trust and connect with others, balance emotion and logic, reduce stress, and ultimately achieve a "Win-Win-Win" negotiation.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours and 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Meeting the Needs of Buyers and Sellers (KS/MO Dual Credit)
Instructor: Jackie Leavenworth and Chandra Hall

"Meeting the Needs of Buyers and Sellers" is a two-part course for real estate professionals that provides crucial information for working with buyers and sellers.

Part One, "Positioning Homes to Sell," examines initial contact with the seller, managing seller expectations, and how to best position homes in a particular market. Current technologies and resources are explored, as well as agent presentations, loan products, and the market challenges an agent may encounter.

Part Two, "Buyer Upfront Counseling," is concerned with how real estate professionals establish relationships with buyers, and how to match buyer expectations with the current market.  This section also explores the process of credit reporting, and describes various loan products in detail.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours and 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours 

Real Estate Investing Made Clear (KS/MO Dual Credit)
Instructor: Tom Lundstedt

You'll laugh and learn as your instructor, Tom Lundstedt, CCIM, enthusiastically leads you through real world, rental property examples. When you've completed this course, you'll be able to comfortably "talk the talk" with your investor clients about such items as: cash flow, NOI, depreciation, rate of return, income tax savings and much more. This course will increase your confidence when working with investor clients and open your eyes to many new opportunities.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours and 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Successful Buyer Client Systems (KS/MO Dual Credit)
Instructor: Chandra Hall

This course will provide real estate professionals with the proper training, technology, tools and systems to generate more successfully completed closings by educating buyers on the buying process, and by helping buyers negotiate the best terms for a loan and for a purchase.  Discover hands-on systems and solutions to improve your productivity and manage the process of working with buyers to generate a higher return on your investment.  

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours and 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Successful Seller Client Systems (KS/MO Dual Credit)
Instructor: Jackie Leavenworth

Working with today’s sellers is a process that begins with a phone call and should end with referrals after a successful close. The steps in the process require systems and skills.  This course takes real estate professionals through each step of the process and includes unique strategies, dialogues and skill sets to enhance the professional counseling and services provided to today's sellers. 

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours and 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Beneath the Surface: Understanding the Anatomy of a House
Instructor: Barry Stranz

This course is designed to help real estate professionals better serve their clients and increase their confidence when asked questions regarding the construction of the homes they market. The student will learn about the structure of houses, both new and existing, and focus on how floors, walls, and roofs are built. This course will empower real estate professionals to give accurate generic construction information to their clients without taking on personal liability while recognizing when to defer to the assistance of qualified experts. 

Hours: 6 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Contract Law for Real Estate Professionals
Instructor: Vernon Jarboe

This course brings an understanding of what constitutes a contract, how to write a contract, the critical importance of the contract in the real estate transaction, and what to be aware of in the process. It also explains earnest money, financing, inspections, title and closing, post closing, and much more.

Hours: 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Fair Housing and Beyond
Instructor: Vernon Jarboe

Fair Housing laws, beginning with the Fair Housing Act of 1968, were enacted to prohibit discrimination against certain protected classes. Real estate professionals must be familiar with both the theory and practice of Fair Housing when conducting business. 

This course covers discrimination and housing, types of violations, advertising rules, ADA, penalties, fair employment practices, fair credit practices.  It also explores anti-trust laws, bankruptcy protection, environmental considerations, and data security.

Hours: 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Kansas Required Core

This course has been approved by the Kansas Real Estate Commission for 4 hours of mandatory continuing education credit and covers brokerage relationships and misrepresentation.

Hours: 4 Kansas Mandatory CE credit hours (Not valid for Missouri CE)

Mastering Real Estate Negotiations
Instructor: Jackie Leavenworth

The ability to understand and recognize different negotiating styles and strategies results in successful client interactions and closed transactions. This course introduces students to "DISC Behavior Profiling," training students how to build trust and connect with others, balance emotion and logic, reduce stress, and ultimately achieve a "Win-Win-Win" negotiation.

Hours: 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Meeting the Needs of Buyers and Sellers
Instructor: Jackie Leavenworth and Chandra Hall

“Meeting the Needs of Buyers and Sellers” is a two-part course for real estate professionals that provides crucial information for working with buyers and sellers.

Part One, “Positioning Homes to Sell,” examines initial contact with the seller, managing seller expectations, and how to best position homes in a particular market. Current technologies and resources are explored, as well as agent presentations, loan products, and the market challenges an agent may encounter.

Part Two, “Buyer Upfront Counseling,” is concerned with how real estate professionals establish relationships with buyers, and how to match buyer expectations with the current market.  This section also explores the process of credit reporting, and describes various loan products in detail.

Hours: 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Real Estate Investing Made Clear
Instructor: Tom Lundstedt

You'll laugh and learn as your instructor, Tom Lundstedt, CCIM, enthusiastically leads you through real world, rental property examples. When you've completed this course, you'll be able to comfortably "talk the talk" with your investor clients about such items as: cash flow, NOI, depreciation, rate of return, income tax savings and much more. This course will increase your confidence when working with investor clients and open your eyes to many new opportunities.

Hours: 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Successful Buyer Client Systems
Instructor: Chandra Hall

This course will provide real estate professionals with the proper training, technology, tools and systems to generate more successfully completed closings by educating buyers on the buying process, and by helping buyers negotiate the best terms for a loan and for a purchase.  Discover hands-on systems and solutions to improve your productivity and manage the process of working with buyers to generate a higher return on your investment.  

Hours: 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Successful Seller Client Systems
Instructor: Jackie Leavenworth

Working with today’s sellers is a process that begins with a phone call and should end with referrals after a successful close. The steps in the process require systems and skills.  This course takes real estate professionals through each step of the process and includes unique strategies, dialogues and skill sets to enhance the professional counseling and services provided to today's sellers. 

Hours: 4 Kansas CE elective credit hours

Beneath the Surface: Understanding the Anatomy of a House
Instructor: Barry Stranz

This course is designed to help real estate professionals better serve their clients and increase their confidence when asked questions regarding the construction of the homes they market. The student will learn about the structure of houses, both new and existing, and focus on how floors, walls, and roofs are built. This course will empower real estate professionals to give accurate generic construction information to their clients without taking on personal liability while recognizing when to defer to the assistance of qualified experts. 

Hours: 6 Missouri CE Elective credit hours

Contract Law for Real Estate Professionals
Instructor: Vernon Jarboe

This course brings an understanding of what constitutes a contract, how to write a contract, the critical importance of the contract in the real estate transaction, and what to be aware of in the process. It also explains earnest money, financing, inspections, title and closing, post closing, and much more.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours

Fair Housing and Beyond
Instructor: Vernon Jarboe

Fair Housing laws, beginning with the Fair Housing Act of 1968, were enacted to prohibit discrimination against certain protected classes. Real estate professionals must be familiar with both the theory and practice of Fair Housing when conducting business. 

This course covers discrimination and housing, types of violations, advertising rules, ADA, penalties, fair employment practices, fair credit practices.  It also explores anti-trust laws, bankruptcy protection, environmental considerations, and data security.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours

Kansas Required Core

This course has been approved by the Missouri Real Estate Commission for 3 hours of elective continuing education credit and covers brokerage relationships and misrepresentation in Kansas.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours

Mastering Real Estate Negotiations
Instructor: Jackie Leavenworth

The ability to understand and recognize different negotiating styles and strategies results in successful client interactions and closed transactions. This course introduces students to "DISC Behavior Profiling," training students how to build trust and connect with others, balance emotion and logic, reduce stress, and ultimately achieve a "Win-Win-Win" negotiation.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours

Meeting the Needs of Buyers and Sellers
Instructor: Jackie Leavenworth and Chandra Hall

"Meeting the Needs of Buyers and Sellers" is a two-part course for real estate professionals that provides crucial information for working with buyers and sellers.

Part One, "Positioning Homes to Sell," examines initial contact with the seller, managing seller expectations, and how to best position homes in a particular market. Current technologies and resources are explored, as well as agent presentations, loan products, and the market challenges an agent may encounter.

Part Two, "Buyer Upfront Counseling," is concerned with how real estate professionals establish relationships with buyers, and how to match buyer expectations with the current market.  This section also explores the process of credit reporting, and describes various loan products in detail.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours

Real Estate Investing Made Clear
Instructor: Tom Lundstedt

You'll laugh and learn as your instructor, Tom Lundstedt, CCIM, enthusiastically leads you through real world, rental property examples. When you've completed this course, you'll be able to comfortably "talk the talk" with your investor clients about such items as: cash flow, NOI, depreciation, rate of return, income tax savings and much more. This course will increase your confidence when working with investor clients and open your eyes to many new opportunities.

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours

Successful Buyer Client Systems
Instructor: Chandra Hall

This course will provide real estate professionals with the proper training, technology, tools and systems to generate more successfully completed closings by educating buyers on the buying process, and by helping buyers negotiate the best terms for a loan and for a purchase.  Discover hands-on systems and solutions to improve your productivity and manage the process of working with buyers to generate a higher return on your investment.  

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours

Successful Seller Client Systems
Instructor: Jackie Leavenworth

Working with today’s sellers is a process that begins with a phone call and should end with referrals after a successful close. The steps in the process require systems and skills.  This course takes real estate professionals through each step of the process and includes unique strategies, dialogues and skill sets to enhance the professional counseling and services provided to today's sellers. 

Hours: 3 Missouri CE Elective credit hours