Designations and Certifications

Real estate is a tough, competitive business. Studies have shown that REALTORS® with one or more designations considerably increase their income-earning potential.

The Greater Harrisburg REALTORS® Institute, in partnership with the Pennsylvania REALTORS® Institute, the Home Builders Association of Metropolitan Harrisburg, and other organizations, offers a variety of designation and certification programs throughout the year. You may also want to check out PAR’s statewide education calendar at These include courses leading to the:

  • Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)
  • Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
  • Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)
  • Certified New Home Sales Professional (CSP)
  • REALTOR® e-PRO (e-PRO)
  • SRS
  • Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES)
  • At Home With Diversity® (AHWD)

At Home with Diversity® Certification Course (AHWD) (7 hours)

Course will help real estate licensees to develop an increased awareness of cultural and personal biases that they may inhibit you from embracing diversity and creating a successful multicultural real estate business. Students will learn inclusive, multi-cultural marketing and advertising strategies to broaden their client base; how to formulate an inclusive business plan to them create an enduring business that is able to adapt and evolve in an ever-changing marketplace…

At Home With Diversity® Certification Course AHWD

GHRI Designation & Certification Courses

NAR partners with the Center for REALTOR® Development Online Learning and the CE shop to offer Continuing Education credits for some of the NAR Designations. Use the link below! Please select the designation that you are interested in, and click on PA for that designation to see if the online class is approved for CE credits in Pennsylvania.

C2EX Designation

For information on how long your C2EX designation lasts, please see below!