Principal Broker Academy (7.0)

29 Sep

Principal Broker Academy Module 1

Principal Broker Academy Module 1

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 (9:00 AM) to Thursday, September 30, 2021 (12:30 PM)
7 CE Hours
Zoom Principal Broker Academy

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Oregon REALTORS® is excited to offer a new resource just for Principal Brokers! This comprehensive program is like no other. It is designed to provide professional development for any Principal Broker, whether new, seasoned, or aspiring. This course will be a blended learning experience with both in-person and online session.

This program features 8 half days of live online-style learning, with additional online pre-learning. This academy qualifies for 28 hours of Continuing Education. Space is limited to the first 35 registrants only.

September 29th (9am-12:30pm) & 30th (9am-12:30pm), 2021: It's the Law: Risk Management
October 6th (9am-12:30pm) & 7th (9am-12:30pm), 2021: Set Your Path: Business Operational Decisions, Policies, and Procedures
October 13th (1:00pm-4:30pm) & 14th (1:00pm-4:30pm), 2021: Contracting and Financing Protocol: Best Practices to Reduce Vicarious Liability
October 27th (9am-12:30pm) & 28th (9am-12:30pm), 2021: Management and Leadership Strategies: Fine-tune Your Coaching, Communication and Conflict Management Skills

Please read this entire message before registering.

By registering for the Principal Broker Academy, you are agreeing to the following:
1. 8 live online class sessions in Zoom.
2. Payment of $695 which is non-refundable for cancellations or no-shows. Payment plans are available.
3. Commit to attend ALL EIGHT sessions.
4. Complete NAR's Certification of Excellence program (free).
5. Complete all pre-work for each session (1-2 hours online) before attending corresponding class.

Please note: This course does not meet the new REA requirement for first-time Principal Broker license renewals. This course does not count towards the required BASS course for pre-licensing education.


Rodney Barker
Rodney Barker has a Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Oregon School of Law with emphasis in Business Law, Criminal Law, and Family Law. Mr. Barker has a Bachelor of Arts from Portland State University and holds degrees in Business Administration, Business Finance, and Business Management. Other educational areas of interest include State of Oregon Certified Mediator and Distance Learning Teaching Academy Graduate of MHCC.

Mr. Barker is a licensed Broker and Attorney and is currently Dean of Business and Social Science at Mt. Hood C.C. Additionally, Mr. Barker has 15 years of management experience. Teaching/Advising is one of Mr. Barker's passions, and he has taught at Portland State University since 2003, Eastern Oregon University, Portland Community College, and Mt. Hood Community College where he was the director of a two-year degree program “Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management."

Growing up Rodney’s parents owned a small business, Marshall’s Donuts, for 19-years. With all the family working in the business it was a natural fit for Rodney to work in the family business. The valuable experiences learned from working in a small business never left him, and now Rodney owns several small businesses including: Mustard Seed Publishing, LLC, Blinking Barracuda Property Management, LLC, Bar Exam Essentials, LLC, and Mt Hood Realty, LLC.

Helping people either sell or buy a home or business is a passion, and teaching/advising for real estate is his love.

Due to the scheduling required to host the academy, no refunds will be given for cancellations or no shows. Members who are paid in full and cannot attend the PBA can swap out another member to attend at no charge. Notice of member swap must be at least 2 weeks prior to the first academy session.