Education and Career

Advance your career in commercial real estate with NAIOP’s courses and certificate programs! NAIOP has developed a series of well-regarded courses that focus on various specialties within commercial real estate and has assembled a faculty of industry experts to lead course sessions and share real-world experiences.

NAIOP courses are based upon core competencies, which are specialized categories of applied skills and established industry practices, organized into the body of knowledge, that are essential to delivering financially successful projects.

Center for Education

NAIOP The Center for Education

Advance your career in commercial real estate with NAIOP’s courses and certificate programs! NAIOP has developed a series of well-regarded courses that focus on various specialties within commercial real estate and has assembled a faculty of industry experts to lead course sessions and share real-world experiences.

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Faculty

The NAIOP Center for Education is seeking instructors for our online courses. Share your insights and real-world experience with other CRE professionals who want to gain new skills.

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Certificate Programs

Ready to get certified in commercial real estate and real estate finance? Start your path to fire up your career.

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Industry Terms and Definitions

Look up office and industrial terms and definitions, and download a complete PDF of the glossary.

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Career Development Overview

Intro to Developing Leaders

Diversity Resource Center

Diversity Resource Center

Integrating employees from culturally diverse backgrounds yields new voices, global viewpoints and increased creativity and productivity. For commercial real estate, attracting diverse professionals enriches the talent pool and enables the industry – and NAIOP member companies – to stay relevant and in-touch with an ever-increasing global business community.

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COVID-19 Industry Resources

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NAIOP will present a series of content related to the COVID-19 situation and how it’s impacting the industry. Watch here for new information and how you can register for these free events.

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