Basic School for Registers of Deeds

This course covers the basic operations of the office of register of deeds. The class provides instruction on the following topics: overview of county government and its revenues and expenditures; sources of law and rules governing registers of deeds; organization and responsibilities of the office; introduction to real estate instruments; recording and indexing real property instruments; vital records; public records management; and marriage licenses.

Agenda 2022 Basic School for Registers of Deeds

GUIDEBOOK: 

Attendees should bring a copy of the North Carolina Guidebook for Registers of Deeds to class.  A new, 11th edition is available and should be brought if the attendee has a copy at the time of the class. If you need to purchase a copy they are available here: https://www.sog.unc.edu/publications/books/north-carolina-guidebook-registers-deeds-eleventh-edition-2021.

 

Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply toward tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are four deadlines to submit applications:

  • March 1 (for courses starting between April 1 and June 30)
  • June 1 (for courses starting between July 1 and September 30)
  • September 1 (for courses starting between October 1 and December 31)
  • December 1 (for courses starting between January 1 and March 31)
CEU10.00 hrs
CPE10.00 hrs
There currently are no scheduled offerings of this course.

GUIDEBOOK: 

Attendees should bring a copy of the North Carolina Guidebook for Registers of Deeds to class.  A new, 11th edition is available and should be brought if the attendee has a copy at the time of the class. If you need to purchase a copy they are available here: https://www.sog.unc.edu/publications/books/north-carolina-guidebook-registers-deeds-eleventh-edition-2021.

 

Additional materials will be provided at check-in for the course.

For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar
919.966.4414
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Charmain Cale

Program Manager, Local and State Government Group
919.966.4157
Albert Coates Distinguished Professor of Public Law and Government