- Thu, Jan 25, 2018 11:30 PM
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Join the Hottest Profession in Real Estate! This three day intensive Accredited Staging Professional (ASP) Training Home Staging Business Course is for professionals who want to start, build and run a profitable Staging business or for professionals interested in adding the ASP® designation and Staging services as part of their current real estate, home redecorating or design business. You will receive expert instruction from a curriculum based on proven Staging methodology and techniques refined over decades of time tested research. Your class will be led by a StagedHomes.com® ASP Certified Trainer. You will learn state-of-the-art Staging techniques from the pros, and then have the opportunity to put it into practice by Staging a "real" house as a group project (day two). Then you will invest a full days instruction on how to successfully start, build, run, and operate your own Staging business (day three). After your three days of detailed and extensive ASP® Home Staging Training, you will graduate with thousands of dollars worth of reference materials and Home Staging tools to start your business off right! You will become Accredited, Certified, and Designated as an ASP® upon your ASP® Graduation.' Stagedhomes.com is the only Home Staging Training Company that Accredits THE STUDENT. Our graduates are Accredited, Certified and Designated as ASPs. Curriculum by Jennie Norris, ASPM, IAHSP-Premier, President & CEO, StagedHomes.com, Chairwoman, IAHSP International, Curriculum developed by Barb Schwarz, ASP®, ASPM®, IAHSP®, The Creator of Home Staging® and the Home Staging Industry Founder of The International Association of Home Staging Professionals®, IAHSP® Day 1: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm Learn How to Educate Your Clients and the Real Estate Agents You Work with and Meet Day 1 is in a classroom environment where you will learn the details of the ASP® proven program of successful working practices. You will learn why and how to set Professional Policies of how to work with your clients. You will learn the 3 proven ASP® Steps of service for your clients and all the key points of each step. You will also learn how to educate your clients so that they can understand and value the Staging services that you will perform for them. You will learn how to use Staging as a marketing tool and a communication tool to acquire more business. Communication is crucial to your Staging success! Staging Talent is one thing, but learning how to get your sellers and Real Estate agents to do what you share with them is another thing indeed. You can be the greatest Stager in the world, but if you are not able to educate your clients on the benefits of Staging then they probably will not Stage® their home or listing with you. Therefore, your ASP® Course is very detailed on day one of how to communicate with your clients and RE Agents so that they say ‘yes’. We teach you how to educate your sellers to do whatever is required to Stage® their home. Staging many times is the easy part. Convincing the seller can be the hard part. On day one you will learn what to say and how to say it so that your sellers move ahead with you. You will learn the ASP® Steps of Staging and helpful Home Staging Sayings. You will learn the ASP® service code and creed and the ASP® steps of serving clients the ASP® way which is the proven system that works! Day One is the foundation for the also crucial 2 days to follow and it is the foundation of your entire ASP® Staging Business. Day 2: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm Staging Day! Experience the "Magic" of Transforming an actual Home with ASP® Staging! In the morning of Day 2 of your ASP® Course, you will learn about the resources available to you through the Staging University. You will have detailed classroom training on how to Stage® a house in the different rooms that most homes have. Your ASP® course shows you that ASP® Staging is not about just "buying things" but rather and also how to work with what the homeowner has in ‘lived in homes’ and how to use your creativity to do the best possible work to serve your clients in the best possible way. There are before and after pictures/slides to see as examples of what can be done working with just what the seller has in the lived in home. The use of Color and current color trends are taught. Vacant ASP® Home Staging will be discussed in detail of course too showing how to Stage modest houses to multi-million dollar properties. You will see not only plenty of before and after’ examples but you will learn Staging Ideas, advice on materials to use, crucial Staging Concepts, and creative problem solving! Then in the afternoon, you and your entire class will go to a home that is on the market or coming on the market for sale and you will actually Stage® a lived-in home for ASP® hands-on Staging Experience either doing a hands-on Staging or a consultation exercise. This is not only fun but a very enlightening, educational, empowering, experience that will empower you and help you build confidence in your ability to Stage®. You will be responsible, in a small team of ASP®’s from the ASP® Class, to Stage® at least one room in the house during the afternoon as an important part of the ASP® Course. Each team does a different room. You learn also from what other teams have done creatively as well. This experience allows you to immediately put to use the ASP® Staging Concepts you learned in your ASP® class. Day 3: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm Learn how to Build, Grow, and Run a successful Professional ASP® Home Staging Business! On day three, we present a very intensive session of how to: *Price your ASP® Home Staging Business Services *Set up and grow your own inventory, *How to charge for your inventory rentals *How to market your Staging Business and how to market to different market segments *How to work with Real Estate Agents and the public *Business Planning and Goal Setting *The multiple streams of income you can make and receive as an ASP® Home Stager *Stage® the Traditional Sellers Home *Stage® Vacant Properties *Staging Investor Properties *Other Market Niches for your Business *You will also learn how to prepare and present your bids and proposals as you are asked to Stage® a home and the steps involved in doing Bids and Proposals *How to conduct, prepare, and present a Home Staging Consultation to the seller and/or agent and the steps involved in Consultations *The Difference between a Bid and a Consultation * This intensive full day session is very powerful and filled to the brim with critical information to teach you how to open, build, run, and grow your ASP® Home Staging business. *ASP Stagers must stay until 5:30 and complete the course in order to receive their designation. (Please do not make travel plans that will interfere with completing the course) ASP® Course Offerings: Here are all of the great tools and services that you will receive upon graduation as an ASP® Home Staging Professional: You will earn the ASP® Stager Designation and become listed FREE on the internet's #1 top rated Staging website* Directory, Stagedhomes.com® You may post your ASP® Portfolio of previously Staged Houses FREE on the StagedHomes.com® web site so that your potential Staging clients can view the Homes that you have already previously Staged* You may post your ASP® Staged Houses FREE that are currently for sale on the StagedHomes.com® Property Search so buyers can view the Staged homes that are for sale* You will be given an ASP® Stager Profile FREE where you share information for the public and Real Estate Agents to see and read about you* You will have your own ASP® Website Feature Page FREE: a powerful mini website on the StagedHomes.com® #1 rated web site*. This allows others to learn even more about your ASP® services and you* A detailed ASP® Stager Training Manual and many additional ASP® Stager supplemental materials A Marketing Book full of valuable information to help you effectively Market your business to target clients Hands on experience of Staging an actual home that is on or going on the market for sale which is a fun, educational, and very empowering learning opportunity and experience for you Access to The One and Only Online Staging University® in the world, containing hundreds of pages of business templates, forms, and other support materials for your Staging business* Exclusive Promotions, Discounts and Offers available only to ASPs® and your clients such as Sears® with up to 50% off* Licensing of the official Stage® Trademark* ASP® Course Certificate of completion One year complimentary membership in the International Association of Home Staging Professionals® (IAHSP®)* ($150 value) Continuing Education Hours of additional ASP® Staging Education available to you, for a nominal fee, upon graduation to further your ASP® Business and Designation as your business grows* *Requires yearly ASP® membership renewal and yearly acceptance and adherence to the ASP® Stager Course Agreement. Click HERE to read ASP Home Stager Course Agreement. By paying for this course you agree to the Stagedhomes.com ASP Home Stager Course Agreement. Click HERE to read the ASP Home Stager CE Course Agreement. By paying for this course you agree to the terms and conditions in the ASP Home Stager CE Course Agreement. CANCELLATION/REFUND POLICY: No refunds on purchased tickets. You can reschedule your ASP® Course prior to the course start date at no charge. You have 6 months to transfer to a new course and we allow 1 transfer. A credit for tuition paid will be applied towards the new ASP® Course registration and any additional fees would apply. For questions please contact Stagedhomes.com at 800-392-7161 or email Christa@stagedhomes.com. · ASP® Designation and IAHSP® Membership - require annual renewal dues in order to continue their use. This begins one year after graduating from the ASP® Course. First year of membership dues are included with your tuition. Accredited Staging Professional®, ASP®, ASPM®, STAGE®, IAHSP® are all Federally Registered Trademarks of Barb, Inc., d/b/a StagedHomes.com®. “The Creator of Home Staging”® is a Federally Registered Trademark of Barb Schwarz.