All Certified Relocation Transition Specialists® are dedicated professionals who provide a spectrum of moving and age-in-place services for senior clients, their families and caregivers. While there is diversity in services, all CRTS® professionals:
- Provide a home assessment to determine client needs
- Establish transition plans or timetables
- Coordinate resources
- Perform or supervise planning, sorting, packing, moving, downsizing, organizing and resettlement services.
Certified Relocation and Transition Specialist (CRTS)® is the only Certification credential designed to test competency in the senior relocation industry. CRTS® is not a membership or course certificate. It is a professional designation which is awarded based on individual understanding of industry standards.
CRTS® graduates comprise the body of professionals known as the CRTS® Professional Registry. This group represents standards of excellence in senior relocation, home transition, downsizing and move management services. Certified individuals include Organizers, Movers, move managers, Home Stagers, Realtors, estate planners, home care providers, elder law attorneys, nurses, social workers, housing administrators and more.
Disciplines within the industry include (but are not limited to) real estate, care giving, senior housing, professional organizing, home staging, design, contract work, moving, move management, estate sales and auctions.