Join NAA - Why Join the NAA?
"Speed" is an essential element of being an Auctioneer. We use speed every day in our business, both in the time frame in which we sell assets and in the bid call we use to sell.
Staying up to speed in our profession and industry is essential if you want to be a successful Auctioneer. Established in 1949, the National Auctioneers Association was built by Auctioneers, for Auctioneers. The NAA is dedicated to the professional Auctioneer and is committed to helping its members stay up to speed with the ever-changing trends and business practices in our industry.
As an NAA Auctioneer you have access to a network of Auctioneers from across the world to connect with, as well as a range of educational offerings to keep you up to speed in the profession and ahead of your competitors. NAA members are proud and hard-working Auctioneers who are dedicated to protecting and promoting the auction method of marketing. As a member of the NAA you commit yourself to a strict Code of Ethics that holds Auctioneers to a higher standard in the profession.
In addition to continuing education and endless networking opportunities, the NAA provides its members with several benefits that help them grow their businesses while maintaining the "bottom line."
Stay up to speed with current news and trends affecting the auction profession and industry with our full-color, 60-plus-page magazine.
Get the latest in NAA and industry news with our semi-monthly e-newsletters.
Time is money. Participate in our quick educational webinars with the click of a button. Custom auction education available to you 24/7.
Conference & Show
Every summer, hundreds of NAA Auctioneers join us for our annual Conference & Show. The conference provides members with a range of educational seminars to grow their businesses, while also providing a network to connect and meet fellow Auctioneers. The NAA plays host to the largest industry trade show, providing attendees with access to vendors selling the latest in tools and technology. The highlight of each C&S is the International Auctioneers Championship competition where the "best of the best" compete to be the world's top male and female Auctioneers.
NAA Education Institute
The NAA is dedicated to providing professional development opportunities for the auction profession. NAA Auctioneers receive discounts on all educational events, seminars and designations. Advance your professional acumen and use your advanced to book your next auction. The NAA provides its members with the following designations: Certified Auctioneers Institute, Accredited Auctioneer Real Estate, Auction Technology Specialist, Benefit Auction Specialist, Certified Estate Specialist, Graduate Personal Property Appraiser, Master Personal Property Appraiser.
Online Networking and Mentoring Forum
Login and participate in daily discussions revolving around the business and profession. Post questions and seek advice from fellow Auctioneers when you're faced with roadblocks and challenges in your career.
Each month we provide members with an educational seminar from a past Conference & Show. Members can subscribe to the NAA Education for a fee and access hundreds of educational seminars from previous years, including past International Auctioneer Championship preliminaries and finals.
Auction Calendar and AuctionMLS.com
Post your upcoming auction to the Auction Calendar and AuctionMLS.com and expand your marketplace. The NAA consumer Website provides prospective clients and customers with the ability to search the Auction Calendar and AuctionMLS.com for items and property being sold at auction, as well as the ability to search for auctions taking place in their area. In addition to the search function on our website, major search engines like Google pull auctions from our auction listing servers. Your next bidder may be one click away!
The following is a sample of other useful benefits received when you become an NAA Auctioneer:
- Buyer's Guide
- Discounted Advertising
- Waiting for the Hammer to Fall, A General Overview of Auction Law
- NAA Credit Card and Free Check Recovery Program
- Discounted E-Mail Distribution and Marketing Services
Interested in joining the NAA and becoming an NAA Auctioneer but still have questions?
Call our Membership Team at (913) 541-8084 or email.