Code of Ethics Requirements

Code of Ethics Deadline Change:

The National Association of Realtors® (NAR) just approved extending the training requirement to complete a minimum of 2.5 hours of Code of Ethics from every two years to every three years and extends the current cycle from Dec. 31, 2020 to Dec. 31, 2021

The current Code of Ethics cycle is now Jan. 1, 2022 and end Dec. 31, 2024.

How to fulfill the Code of Ethics requirement 

Realtors® can fulfill their Code of Ethics requirements in a number of ways:

South Carolina

  • Code of Ethics Only/No CE Credit
    • Complete NAR’s free online 2.5-hour COE course at The association will be notified when it is completed.
    • Take Cindy Chandler's 2.5-hour video Code of Ethics course for $35.  (This course only provides Code of Ethics credit, NOT continuing-education credit.)

If you have any questions about the COE requirement, please contact Member Services at 704-940-3110 or