Join us next week!
Virtual Safety Week

Orange County REALTORS® Education Committee is proud to present it's second annual Virtual Safety Week in conjunction with REALTOR® Safety Month!

One attendee will be randomly selected to win a safety-related prize following each webinar. If you attend all 5 webinars, you will be entered into the Grand Prize drawing for a SimpliSafe Security System Essentials Package (valued at $259).


Congratulations to our winners!

Tuesday - Spencer Tyler, Spencer Tyler Goosehead Ins
Wednesday - Susan Rothman, HomeSmart, Evergreen Realty
Thursday - James Onaga, KW Spectrum Properties
Thursday - Loan Le, HPT Realty
Friday - Kimberly Collens, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services 
GRAND PRIZE - Veronica Al-Sonna, RE/MAX Fine Homes



Monday, September 13 | 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM  

Kick Off Safety Week with us at OCAR Cares Golf Tournament

Visit our booth at the OCAR Cares Golf Tournament for information on Safety Week and safety-related giveaways! 

Safety Week Interview with Sheriff Don Barnes


Tuesday, September 14 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM  

Safety Preparation for Homeowners, featuring Orange County Fire Authority 

Join Orange County REALTORS, as its annual Safety Week kicks off with a presentation by Sean Doran, Fire Captain/Public Information Officer, Orange County Fire Authority, who will be giving a presentation on wildfire safety preparation and drowning prevention for homeowners.


Wednesday, September 15 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM  

De-escalating Intense Situations: Advice from a Hostage Negotiator 

Hear from Hostage Negotiator, Harry Drucker, as he shares stories and tips from his career in law enforcement that you can utilize in your professional life dealing with the public in what can often be highly emotional or difficult situations.


Thursday, September 1611:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Protecting Your Mental Health + COVID-19 Update with Dr. Clayton Chau

Join us for a special presentation on mental health and an update on COVID-19 from Dr. Clayton Chau, Director of the Orange County Health Care Agency. Real estate can be a high-stress, demanding profession so it is important to know how to care for yourself and keep your mental health as a top priority. Dr. Chau will speak on mental health as it relates to real estate professionals as well as with dealing with the public, resources that are available in Orange County and also give an update on COVID-19. 

Clayton Chau, M.D., Ph.D., is director of the Orange County Health Care Agency and county health officer. He was previously the chief clinical and strategy officer for MindOC, the nonprofit entity that supports BeWell OC, a coordinated system to improve Orange County’s mental health services. Dr. Chau has held leadership roles in behavioral health and care management at major public and private health organizations, including Providence Health System and L.A. Care Health Plan. He started his career working for 13 years for Orange County Behavioral Health Services. Dr. Chau obtained his medical degree from the University of Minnesota and his doctorate in clinical psychology from Chelsea University. He completed his psychiatry residency at UCLA/San Fernando Valley followed by a fellowship with the National Institute of Mental Health focusing on substance abuse and HIV. In 2012, Dr. Chau was recognized with leadership awards from the National Council for Behavioral Health and the American Psychiatric Association. He was appointed a CalOptima director in May 2020.


Thursday, September 162:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Updates from the Orange County District Attorney 

Join the Risk Management Committee, as part of Orange County REALTORS® Safety Week, who will host the Office of the District Attorney, Orange County, featuring Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer, as well as Deputy District Attorney Kate Wagner, Major Fraud Unit.

Please note: This webinar will not be recorded.


For more information on the OCDA’s office, visit

To report fraud with the Orange County District Attorney’s Office, please visit here for more information.


Friday, September 1710:00 AM – 11:30 AM

REALTOR® Personal Safety with Jeff Liberman

In this dynamic presentation you will learn to recognize the significant threats endemic to the real estate industry, including the targeting of real estate agents by career criminals and sex offenders.

Critical Skills Taught:

  • Learn how to verify the identities of prospective clients and screen them for criminal and civil litigation histories, concerning character issues, and potential violence
  • Develop skills to analyze neighborhoods for crime patterns, sex offenders, and other hazards
  • Gain valuable insight into criminal behavior and the psychology of survival
  • Acquire practical skills to detect, deter, and disengage from violent predators


These presentations are provided for information only and not intended as a substitute for legal advice. Consult an attorney should you require specific advice. For follow up questions, contact your broker, attorney, and/or the C.A.R. Legal Hotline. 
C.A.R. Member Legal Hotline: (213) 739-8282
C.A.R. Designated REALTOR® Legal Hotline: (213) 739-8350