Continuing Education Courses | Complete License Renewal Requirements

CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES


NEXT RENEWAL DEADLINE: April 30, 2022

OPTION 1

If you were licensed prior to November 1, 2019, you need to complete the requirements below by April 30, 2022:

  • 12 Hours
    • 4 Hours Core
    • 8 Hours Elective
      • 1 Hour must fulfill the Sexual Harassment Prevention training requirement

OPTION 2

If you were originally licensed between November 1, 2019 and October 31, 2021, you need to complete the 45 Hour Post-Licensing Package for your first license renewal period by April 30, 2022.

OPTION 3

If you were originally licensed on or after November 1, 2021, you need to complete the 45 Hour Post-Licensing Package by April 30, 2024.

NEXT RENEWAL DEADLINE: April 30, 2023

OPTION 1

If you were licensed before February 1, 2021, you need to complete the requirements below by April 30, 2023:

OPTION 2

If you were licensed between February 1, 2021 and January 31, 2023, you must complete the requirements below by April 30, 2023:

OPTION 3

If you were licensed on May 1, 2021 or later, you must complete the requirements below by April 30, 2023:

  • 12 Hours of CE:
    • 4 Hours of Core
    • 8 Hours of Elective
      • 1 Hour must fulfill the sexual harassment prevention training requirement

OPTION 4

If you were licensed after February 1, 2023, no CE is required for the upcoming renewal.

NEXT RENEWAL DEADLINE: July 31, 2022

OPTION 1

If first issued a license prior to May 1, 2020, you need to complete the following by July 31, 2022:

OPTION 2

If first issued a license on or after May 1, 2020, no CE is required for the upcoming renewal.

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  • Core & Elective Options

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CE You Can Complete Anytime: Self-Paced

NEW! BUNDLES

Complete ALL of your license renewal requirements in one go, and save money at the same time. Both are self-paced and will remain accessible to you through your deadline in April 2022. Bonus! These will also satisfy your NAR ethics requirement, due December 31, 2021.

12 Hour Broker CE Bundle: Residential

Sign-up!   COST: $85-$95 $79-$89

This bundle offers a special focus on residential real estate elective topics. Includes:

  • (Elective) Code of Ethics: Your Promise of Professionalism
  • (Elective) Behind the Scenes of a Residential Mortgage
  • (Elective) Making Sense of Residential Real Estate Taxes
  • 4 Hours Core
  • 1 Hour Elective: Sexual Harassment Prevention Training

12 Hour Broker CE Bundle: Commercial

Sign-up!   COST: $85-$95 $79-$89

This bundle offers a special focus on commercial real estate elective topics. Includes:

  • (Elective) Code of Ethics: Your Promise of Professionalism
  • (Elective) Anatomy of a Shopping Center
  • (Elective) Anatomy of an Office Building
  • 4 Hours Core
  • 1 Hour Elective: Sexual Harassment Prevention Training

A LA CARTE SELF-PACED

If you know you need just a few more continuing education hours, these individual classes are up your alley.

CLASS ENROLL NOW DESCRIPTION CE CREDITS COST
Core Sign-up Review legal, ethical and practical responsibilities including Illinois license law, the handling of escrow and transaction documents, Fair Housing issues and advertising. 4 Hrs Core $35-$38
Anatomy of an Office Building Sign-up Get into the field of office building development and management, and develop a more thorough understanding of office building operations. 3 Hrs Elective $25-$28
Anatomy of a Shopping Center Sign-up Gain a working knowledge of the shopping center development process and history. 3 Hrs Elective $25-$28
Behind the Scenes of a Residential Mortgage Sign-up Gain insight into behind-the-scenes of processing and issuing a mortgage. 3 Hrs Elective $25-$28
Code of Ethics: Your Promise of Professionalism Sign-up Learn how the Code of Ethics compares to and contrasts with the concept of general business ethics. 3 Hrs Elective $25-$28
Divorce Real Estate Foundations Sign-up Understand how to work with clients who are going through or have gone through the divorce process. 3 Hrs Elective $25-$28
Making Sense of Residential Real Estate Taxes Sign-up Learn how taxes are prorated for closings, levied and protested. 3 Hrs Elective $25-$28
Ownership and Title: How, Who and What Sign-up Review the various types of estates in lands, the interests of owners, as well as the legal aspects of deed and title. 3 Hrs Elective $25-$28
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Sign-up This course completes the license renewal requirement. 1 Hr Elective $15-$18
8 Hour Leasing Agent Course Sign-up Focus on the application and analysis of license law in real-life situations. 8 Hr Elective $65-$75

Upcoming Live Classes

Hosted in locations across Chicago or wherever you choose to set up your virtual classroom, we have a live schedule to fit your schedule!

2 Hours: $20-$25  |  3 Hours: $30-$35  |  4 Hours: $40-$45  |  Designations & Certifications: Prices Vary

45 Hour Post-Licensing Classes 12 Hour Broker Management Classes

CLASS NAME DESCRIPTION ENROLL NOW DATE FORMAT(S) CE CREDITS
Divorce Real Estate Foundations Understand how to work with clients who are going through or have gone through the divorce process. Sign-up 12/7/21 Live Webinar 3 Hrs Elective
Renovation Lending Solutions Learn about obtaining financing, how to list a renovated home and how to structure a Renovation transaction. Sign-up 12/7/21 Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Real Estate Negotiation Expert Certification Get tips and tools you need to be a skillful advocate for your clients. Sign-up 12/9/21-12/10/21 Live Webinar 8 Hrs Elective
Pricing Strategy Advisor Certification Enhance your skills in pricing properties, creating CMAs, working with appraisers, and guiding clients through the transaction. Sign-up 12/11/21 Live Webinar 6 Hrs Elective
Code of Ethics: Your Promise of Professionalism Discuss how the Code of Ethics compares to and contrasts with the concept of general business ethics. Sign-up 12/14/21 Live Webinar 3 Hrs Elective
Ownership and Title: How, Who and What Review the various types of estates in lands, the interests of owners, as well as the legal aspects of deed and title. Sign-up 12/14/21
Live Webinar
3 Hrs Elective
At Home With Diversity Certification Build better diversity sensitivity into your business and learn how U.S. fair housing laws apply. Sign-up 12/16/21 Live Webinar 6 Hrs Elective
CLASS NAME DESCRIPTION DATE ENROLL NOW FORMAT(S) CE CREDITS
Stand Out From the Crowd: High Performing Homes Become well-versed in Chicago’s high-performance housing market and guide clients through incentives, rebates, listing strategies and home value upgrades. 1/10/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Renovation Lending Solutions Learn about obtaining financing, how to list a renovated home and how to structure a renovation transaction. 1/10/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Short-Sales & Foreclosure Resource Certification Learn how to serve as a resource for sellers and buyers in the brokerage of distressed properties. 1/13/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 6 Hours Elective
Behind the Scenes of a Residential Mortgage Gain insight into behind-the-scenes of processing and issuing a mortgage. 1/15/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Code of Ethics: Your Promise of Professionalism Discuss how the Code of Ethics compares to and contrasts with the concept of general business ethics. 1/15/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Core Review legal, ethical and practical responsibilities including Illinois license law, the handling of escrow and transaction documents, Fair Housing issues and advertising. 1/27/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 4 Hours Core
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training & REALTOR Safety Complete the license renewal requirement with additional units on safety. 1/27/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 2 Hours Elective
CLASS NAME DESCRIPTION DATE ENROLL NOW FORMAT(S) CE CREDITS
Analyze & Underwrite Multi-Unit & Mixed-Use Properties Learn how to assess the viability of an investment property from both an investor’s and a banker’s perspective. 2/10/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Real Estate Auctions: What Every Broker Should Know Learn the ins-and-outs of real estate auctions and perfect your business strategy in this select market. 2/10/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Core Review legal, ethical and practical responsibilities including Illinois license law, the handling of escrow and transaction documents, Fair Housing issues and advertising. 2/11/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 4 Hours Core
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training & REALTOR Safety Complete the license renewal requirement with additional units on safety. 2/11/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 2 Hours Elective
Accredited Buyer’s Representative Designation Get specialized information to help you stay on top of the issues and trends in successfully representing homebuyers. 2/16/22-2/17/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 12 Hours Elective
Core Review legal, ethical and practical responsibilities including Illinois license law, the handling of escrow and transaction documents, Fair Housing issues and advertising. 2/26/22 Sign-up Classroom 4 Hours Core
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training & REALTOR Safety Complete the license renewal requirement with additional units on safety. 2/26/22 Sign-up Classroom 2 Hours Elective
Property Management 101 Learn about various types of buildings and review basic knowledge such as neighborhood comparisons and the Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance. 2/28/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
The Appraisal Process Gain an understanding of the behind-the-scenes of the appraisal process, stay current with industry changes and key verbiage, learn how to construct competitive CMA’s and more. 2/28/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
CLASS NAME DESCRIPTION DATE ENROLL NOW FORMAT(S) CE CREDITS
Core Review legal, ethical and practical responsibilities including Illinois license law, the handling of escrow and transaction documents, Fair Housing issues and advertising. 3/8/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 4 Hours Core
Real Estate Negotiation Expert Certification Get tips and tools you need to be a skillful advocate for your clients. 3/8/22 – 3/9/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 8 Hours Elective
Making Sense of Residential Real Estate Taxes Learn how taxes are prorated for closings, levied and protested. 3/12/22 Sign-up Classroom 3 Hours Elective
Ownership & Title: Who, How & What Review the various types of estates in lands, the interests of owners, as well as the legal aspects of deed and title. 3/12/22 Sign-up Classroom 3 Hours Elective
Core Review legal, ethical and practical responsibilities including Illinois license law, the handling of escrow and transaction documents, Fair Housing issues and advertising. 3/15/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 4 Hours Core
Downtown Commercial Property Management Review the important role property managers play in the downtown commercial real estate process. 3/15/22 Sign-up Classroom 3 Hours Elective
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training & REALTOR Safety Complete the license renewal requirement with additional units on safety. 3/15/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 2 Hours Elective
Code of Ethics: Your Promise of Professionalism Discuss how the Code of Ethics compares to and contrasts with the concept of general business ethics. 3/24/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Solar For Real Estate Agents Learn how to navigate the contracts, benefits and listing of solar residential properties. 3/24/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Core Review legal, ethical and practical responsibilities including Illinois license law, the handling of escrow and transaction documents, Fair Housing issues and advertising. 3/26/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 4 Hours Core
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training & REALTOR Safety Complete the license renewal requirement with additional units on safety. 3/26/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 2 Hours Elective
Divorce Real Estate Foundations Understand how to work with clients who are going through or have gone through the divorce process. 3/29/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training & REALTOR Safety Complete the license renewal requirement with additional units on safety. 3/29/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 2 Hours Elective
Build A Successful International Real Estate Business Review crucial international market knowledge, client acquisition, legal issues and financing and more. 3/29/22 Sign-up Classroom 3 Hours Elective
CLASS NAME DESCRIPTION DATE ENROLL NOW FORMAT(S) CE CREDITS
Behind the Scenes of a Residential Mortgage Gain insight into behind-the-scenes of processing and issuing a mortgage. 4/2/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Real Estate Auctions: What Every Broker Should Know Learn the ins-and-outs of real estate auctions and perfect your business strategy in this select market. 4/2/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Core Review legal, ethical and practical responsibilities including Illinois license law, the handling of escrow and transaction documents, Fair Housing issues and advertising. 4/4/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 4 Hours Core
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training & REALTOR Safety Complete the license renewal requirement with additional units on safety. 4/4/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 2 Hours Elective
Commercial Leasing 101 Learn the important role leasing agents play in the real estate process and gain a base-level knowledge of the entirety of the leasing process. 4/5/22 Sign-up Classroom 3 Hours Elective
Property Management 101 Learn about various types of buildings and review basic knowledge such as neighborhood comparisons and the Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance. 4/5/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Essentials of Property Management Be a more effective and efficient residential property manager. 4/6/22 – 4/7/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 8 Hours Elective
At Home With Diversity Certification Build better diversity sensitivity into your business and learn how U.S. fair housing laws apply. 4/14/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 6 Hours Elective
Condo Mortgages: Guidelines to Avoiding Pitfalls Learn how to guide your clients through how condos, PUDs and co-ops affect mortgage guidelines. 4/14/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Divorce Real Estate Foundations Understand how to work with clients who are going through or have gone through the divorce process. 4/14/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Downtown Commercial Property Management Review the important role property managers play in the downtown commercial real estate process. 4/14/22 Sign-up Classroom 3 Hours Elective
Core Review legal, ethical and practical responsibilities including Illinois license law, the handling of escrow and transaction documents, Fair Housing issues and advertising. 4/16/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 4 Hours Core
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training & REALTOR Safety Complete the license renewal requirement with additional units on safety. 4/16/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 2 Hours Elective
Analyze & Underwrite Multi-Unit & Mixed-Use Properties Learn how to assess the viability of an investment property from both an investor’s and a banker’s perspective. 4/18/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
The Appraisal Process Gain an understanding of the behind-the-scenes of the appraisal process, stay current with industry changes and key verbiage, learn how to construct competitive CMA’s and more. 4/18/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Pricing Strategy Advisor Certification Enhance your skills in pricing properties, creating CMAs, working with appraisers, and guiding clients through the transaction. 4/19/22 Sign-up Classroom 6 Hours Elective
Sexual Harassment Prevention Training & REALTOR Safety Complete the license renewal requirement with additional units on safety. 4/19/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 2 Hours Elective
Core Review legal, ethical and practical responsibilities including Illinois license law, the handling of escrow and transaction documents, Fair Housing issues and advertising. 4/20/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 4 Hours Core
Code of Ethics: Your Promise of Professionalism Discuss how the Code of Ethics compares to and contrasts with the concept of general business ethics. 4/23/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Ownership & Title: Who, How & What Review the various types of estates in lands, the interests of owners, as well as the legal aspects of deed and title. 4/23/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Renovation Lending Solutions Learn about obtaining financing, how to list a renovated home and how to structure a Renovation transaction. 4/28/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Solar for Real Estate Agents Learn how to navigate the contracts, benefits and listing of solar residential properties. 4/28/22 Sign-up Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Behind the Scenes of a Residential Mortgage Gain insight into behind-the-scenes of processing and issuing a mortgage. 4/29/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective
Stand Out from the Crowd: High Performing Homes Become well-versed in Chicago’s high-performance housing market and guide clients through incentives, rebates, listing strategies and home value upgrades. 4/29/22 Sign-up Classroom & Live Webinar 3 Hours Elective

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