NAR's Bias Override: Overcoming Barriers to Fair Housing Certificate Course [NVAR Fairfax]

April 3, 2024

8407 Pennell St
Fairfax, VA

Office: Fairfax

Type of Event: Event

Instructor: Reggie Copeland

Bias Override: Overcoming Barriers to Fair Housing is a NAR certificate course that helps real estate professionals interrupt stereotypical thinking so they can avoid fair housing pitfalls and provide equal professional service to every customer or client. Participants will learn about the mind science of identity, study how implicit bias can result in fair housing violations, and engage in interactive exercises to enhance communication skills and business relationships with clients of all backgrounds.

Bias Override teaches REALTORS® how to:

  • Understand the history of bias and discrimination in real estate.
  • Explain how implicit bias may result in violations of Fair Housing laws and industry ethics.
  • Identify interventions to prevent implicit bias, identity anxiety, and stereotype threat from influencing behavior.
  • Increase personal motivation to confront these phenomena in their business and community.

Hosted by the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Advisory Group!

Instructor: Reggie Copeland

For more information visit: https://www.nar.realtor/fair-housing/bias-override-overcoming-barriers-to-fair-housing

 All course materials will be emailed before the course.   Materials can be purchased in advance by emailing education@nvar.com before the course.   COST: $10