Steps to Earning the RCE Designation
Review the RCE website: https://nar.realtor/rce
Start the RCE Applicant Data Form (ADF): https://secure.realtor.org/rceadf.nsf/StartADFpart2?openform
350 points are required to submit the ADF; enter in what you have earned points in and then use as a guide to earn additional points.
Print or purchase a copy of The Answer Book: https://nar.realtor/answerbook
This is the main reference for the RCE exam, as well as the self-study courses.
Gather other references needed: https://www.nar.realtor/designations-and-certifications/rce-designation/exam-resources
Print the AE Competencies and RCE Body of Knowledge: https://www.nar.realtor/ae/professional-development/ae-competencies-and-body-of-knowledge-a-guide-for-the-successful-realtor-association-executive (Note: the RCE Body of Knowledge competencies are identified by a diamond symbol)
Complete one of these two self-study courses: REALTOR® association Management Self-Study Course (no cost/50 points on ADF): https://nar.realtor/ramcourse
Advanced REALTOR® association Management Self-Study Course ($150/75 points on ADF): https://store.realtor.org/search?search_api_views_fulltext=advanced+realtor+association+management+self+study+course