Continue Your Real Estate Education

Earn up to 18 hours of FREE CE, plus receive discounts on many courses, including Designation and Broker courses!


FREE CE for ARA Members

By joining Atlanta REALTORS®, your membership provides you with access to attend the free six (6) 3 hour continuing education courses especially designed for the ARA membership. These courses are focused on different areas of the industry with local and national experts serving as the instructors.

Capitus Real Estate Learning Center


The Atlanta REALTORS® Association acquired Capitus Real Estate Learning Center, formerly the Georgia Institute of Real Estate (GIRE), in 1980 for the benefit of our members. Capitus was established in 1959 and is recognized as the oldest and most widely acclaimed real estate school in Georgia. Capitus has grown into a distinguished institution serving the real estate educations needs of more than 20,000 professionals in Metro Atlanta and across Georgia. From our Sandy Springs location to our computer-based education, we offer a wide variety of courses. Whether you are beginning your career with a Salesperson Prelicense program or you want to enhance your training and development through quality continuing education and designation courses, Capitus has what you are looking for!

ARA Member Discounts

Members of the Atlanta REALTORS® Association will receive a 10-20% discount on most courses. All Courses reflect the full tuition for non-members until you log into the system and your current membership status is recognized.

As an integral part of Atlanta REALTORS®, Capitus offers Managing Brokers of Board associated companies the opportunity to provide a $50 Scholarship to prospective students planning to attend a classroom-based Sales Prelicense course.

Additionally, Atlanta REALTORS® will waive the $70 ARA application fee for all students who complete the Sales Prelicense course (in-class or online) through Capitus Real Estate Learning Center and who were not previous members of the Atlanta REALTORS® Association. Capitus is committed to providing quality education and guiding successful graduates into a lifelong career in real estate.

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