Green Courses Students must complete all designation courses (12 hours total) to satisfy the educational requirements for NAR's Green Designation. Subject matter experts in both the real estate and environmental industries established a curriculum filled with the most current issues and innovative research in green real estate to give designees a competitive edge in the market. We understand people have different motivations for going green. Some want to save the environment, while others want to save money or reduce wasteful consumption. Our program will provide you with the education and training to support your clients' green endeavors no matter their objective. Each course offered by the Green REsource Council went through an extensive review process to ensure it speaks to the needs of real estate agents in today's market.