The National Association of Realtors (NAR) oversees the authorization and education of all real estate agents in the United States. Through affiliated schools and organizations, NAR offers training to prepare individuals in the proper methods used in real estate transactions. Several different realtor schools operate in Florida, each authorized by NAR.

Orlando Regional Realtor Association

The Orlando Regional Realtor Association offers approved real estate education courses in the central Florida area, including the "GRI 1 Standards of Practice" basic real estate course.

Orlando Regional Realtor Association 1330 Lee Rd. Orlando, FL 32810 (407) 513-7556 orlrealtor.com

Naples Area Board of Realtors

The Naples Area Board of Realtors provides authorized real estate education for the southwestern part of Florida. The Naples Area Board of Realtors is certified to offer the "GRI 1 Standards of Practice" basic course.

Naples Area Board of Realtors 1455 Pine Ridge Rd. Naples, FL 34109 (800) 669-4327 naplesarea.com

Realtor Association of Greater Fort Lauderdale

Located in Tamarac, Fla., the Realtor Association of Greater Fort Lauderdale provides intermediate real estate training for the southeast area of Florida. In addition to basic courses, the Realtor Association of Greater Fort Lauderdale offers the "GRI 2 Essential Real Estate Techniques" intermediate course.

Realtor Association of Greater Fort Lauderdale 5850 Hiatus Rd. Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33321 (954) 567-5031 r-world.com

Realtors Association of Indian River County

The Realtors Association of Indian River County is based at Indian River State College. The Realtors Association of Indian River County provides authorized training in basic and intermediate levels, in addition to the "GRI 3 Real Estate Specialties" advanced course.

Realtors Association of Indian River County 6155 College La. Vero Beach, FL 32966 (800) 669-4327 rairc.com

Realtors Association of the Palm Beaches

Located in Boca Raton, the Realtors Association of the Palm Beaches provides real estate education in the Palm Beach area of southern Florida. The "GRI 1 Standards of Practice" course is offered.

Realtors Association of the Palm Beaches 3200 N. Military Trail 1st Floor Conference Center Boca Raton, FL 33431 (800) 669-4327 rapb.com