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Who is it for?
The Vail Pro Designation is an educational program created exclusively for the Vail Board of Realtors® member who wants to increase their local knowledge in the real estate industry to become a local expert.


What is the Purpose?

The purpose of the Vail Pro Designation is to raise the professionalism within our membership with both industry knowledge, local history and current events affecting our community. 

What You Gain

  • Increased local knowledge to share with clients.
  • Recognized as a local expert.
  • Once you complete the course requirements the Vail Pro Designee will be honored with a plaque and recognition at the Annual Installation celebration
  • Annual announcements will be marketed each year to the public.
  • Listed on the website as Vail Pro.

How to Earn it

  • Complete the four required courses for the designation.
  • Select from elective classes and complete 80% of total classes hours (46 hours) to obtain the designation.
  • Any Council of Residential Specialist (CRS) or Resort & Second Property Specialist (RSPS) courses completed previously can be applied toward obtaining the Vail Pro Designation.
  •  Must complete Vail Pro Yearly Update to maintain the designation. 

Course are found on VBR education calendar. Please visit classes & events calendar under education tab to view the full class schedule.  View  pdf Vail Pro Class Descriptions (1.95 MB) .



Professional Affiliation

  • Member in good standing of the Vail Board of Realtors®.


Submit completed pdf Vail Pro Designation Application (268 KB) along with Vail Pro tracking sheet to show which courses you completed.


Each course has a cost assigned to it, depending on which classes you take the cost will vary. 

1st: Review the education tracking sheet to determine which classes you would like to take.

2nd: Review the class & events calendar and get signed up for the classes you want to take. 

3rd: Once you complete 80% of total classes hours (46 hours) submit your  pdf Vail Pro Designation Application (268 KB)  

Note: It is your responsibility to track your classes and submit the application to become a Vail Pro. 

Questions: Please contact Mel McKinney, Education & Marketing Manager 

at 970-766-1031 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 










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