How to Earn Your MRP

Earn Your MRP Certification

A one-day course is the basis for the Military Relocation Professional (MRP) certification, and it is offered online and in-person so you can learn at a pace that works with your busy schedule. Once you’ve completed the course, you’ll be able to apply for MRP certification.

3 easy Steps to get MRP certified

STEP 1. Be a member in good standing with the National Association of REALTORS®.

STEP 2. Complete the Military Relocation Professional (MRP) certification course.

  • Available online for $130 through the Center for REALTOR® Development.
  • Available in a live classroom setting. Cost varies by provider. Search for courses near you.

STEP 3. Submit the one-time application fee of $195.

  • Once NAR sends you acknowledgment of your course credit, submit your one-time application fee of $195 to complete your certification.
  • After the initial application fee is paid, there are no annual certification dues, although you must maintain membership in NAR to use MRP.



  • If you took the online course: Course completions will be processed and entered in our database weekly.
  • If you took the classroom course: Course completion information will be entered once the course provider has submitted a class roster to us. This can take up to 2 weeks.
  • Once we have logged your course completion, we will email you an invitation to apply for the MRP Certification online and you can submit your application payment.


The Military Relocation Professional (MRP) Certification Course is an approved elective for the Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®) and Seller Representative Specialist (SRS) designations.