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The Paperless Pro™ Certification

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  The Paperless Pro™ Certification

The Paperless Pro™ Certification courses teach you why and how to establish a paperless workflow for your real estate business. Earning the Certification sets you apart and indicates to clients that you can offer a higher quality of service - faster response times, convenience and professionalism.  REALTORS® will discover tools that offer efficiencies to shorten the time to create and complete repetitive work processes to stay ahead of the game, and checklists and action plans to stay on track.

A certificate will be provided to all who successfully complete the program and applicants may add the certification logo to business cards, websites, email signatures, blogs, promotional materials, and more indicating that they have successfully completed a comprehensive training curriculum.

Once the certification has been earned the only Certification renewal requirement is the completion of one new or updated C.A.R. Education Paperless Pro™ Elective course in every 12 month period.

PPC Requirements:

  • PPC Applicants must attend and successfully complete the PaperlessPro™ Prospecting to Win a Client for Life 3-hour course that covers the real estate process from contact to contract and teaches you how to build relationships and win the contract paperlessly and via mobile devices when possible and (click here for more information on the course)
  • The PaperlessPro™ Contract to Close 2-hour course that covers the real estate transaction process and teaches you how to perform the processes required to close any deal paperlessly and via mobile devices when possible (click here for more information on the course)
  • Plus one elective from the following list:
  • Plus two of the following LIVE FREE webinars: (***pre-recorded webinars are not acceptable for the PPC program)  
  • Complete and submit the PPC application to education@car.org.


To register for an upcoming LearnMyWay™ or live lecture course near you, visit the C.A.R. Education Calendar.

To register for the webinars, visit http://www.car.org/education/webinars/

Course Details:
Courses may be taken in any order. Any mandatory or elective courses that you have successfully completed within the past six (6) months are applicable towards earning the PPC.

Who Should Attend:

Every real estate professional who wants to learn about how to perform daily real estate tasks using tools and services that keep your business paperless and portable so you take it with you whenever and wherever you need to be.