Tennessee Education Requirements

  • Affiliate Brokers:
    • Pre-license – 60 classroom principles course and 30 hour course for new affiliates
    • Continuing Education – 16 hours total. The “TREC Core” is a MANDATORY course.
  • Brokers:
    • Pre-license – 120 hours including the 30 classroom hour “Office and Broker Management” course.
    • Post-license – 120 hours during the first 3 years of licensure.
    • Continuing Education – Brokers licensed as Brokers after January 1, 2005 must complete continuing education requirements after completing post-license education, including the TREC Core course.
  • Time Share Salespersons:
    • Pre-license – 30 hours of classroom training
    • Post-license – None
    • Continuing Education – None

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Virginia Education Requirements

  • Salespersons:
    • Pre-license – 60 hours of Board-approved Principles of Real Estate Pre-License Courses and pass the state and national portions of the examination.
    • Post-license – 30 hours of Board-approved post-license education (PLE) curriculum within one calendar year of obtaining their salesperson licenses.
    • Continuing Education – 16 hours of continuing education that must consist of 3 hours of Ethics and Standards of Conduct, 2 hours of Fair Housing, 1 hour of Legal Updates, 1 hour of Agency, 1 hour of Contracts, and 8 hours of Real Estate Related Subjects (electives).
  • Brokers:
    • Pre-License – 180 hours of Board-approved Pre-license Courses, pass the state and national exam, and submit verification of experience, and completion of a Real Estate Brokerage course.

      In addition to a Real Estate Brokerage course, Brokers must complete either:
      A) the three Broker-Specific Courses of Real Estate Appraisal, Real Estate Finance and Real Estate Law; or
      B) two of the Broker Specific Courses and one Broker-Related Courses:

    • Continuing Education – 24 hours of continuing education that must consist of 8 hours of Broker Management, 3 hours of Ethics and Standards of Conduct, 2 hours of Fair Housing, 1 hour of Legal Updates, 1 hour of Agency, 1 hour of Contracts, and 8 hours of Real Estate Related Subjects (electives).

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