Designations & Certifications

GAR Scholarship

The Designation/Certification courses above qualify for the GAR Scholarship Program, which provides tuition assistance to Georgia REALTORS® seeking a designation. For more information, click here.

The Georgia Institute of Real Estate (GIRE) is a service of the Atlanta REALTORS® Association and the Atlanta Commercial Board of REALTORS®. Thanks to your support, GIRE continues to provide an outstanding Salesperson Prelicense program that is unsurpassed in Georgia. Courses are taught in several formats to meet the various needs of your potential agents. We offer daytime, combination evening/Saturday, and weekend-only classroom courses taught by our distinguished cadre of Instructors that includes highly respected teachers like Tripp Anderson, Joe Kennedy, Karen Loftus, Joy Fitzpatrick, and Dana Bauguss.

As a Broker Member of the Association, you can refer potential agents to GIRE for Prelicense in-class courses and we will give them a $50 discount.

Click here to download a GIRE Scholarship that you can share with prospective agents.

Also, if your prospective agents take the Sales Pre-license course at GIRE, they can save an additional $70 off of their first year of membership with the Atlanta REALTORS® Association by joining through a member firm.  (This discount is not available for Atlanta Commercial Board of REALTORS®).

We hope these benefits of your membership can help you grow your business and achieve your goal of developing successful agents! Contact us if we can assist you and your business in any way. Wishing you continued success!