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NEW BROKER & MANAGING BROKER
CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Beginning July 1, 2019, Illinois Real Estate Brokers and Managing Brokers have new core and elective CE requirements. 

Real Estate Institute was the first school to be issued an Education Provider license by the IDFPR, which is required to offer the new CE courses.  Our courses and packages are easy-to-complete, relevant and engaging.

New CE Requirements | Now What?

Illinois Real Estate CE:  Old vs. New Requirements

BEFORE
JULY 1, 2019

2019 Broker CE Requirements (Before Image)

  • 3 Hours: Core A (Required Subjects)
  • 3 Hours: Core B (Legal Subjects)
  • 6 Hours: Electives or Additional Core B
  • Minimum Course Duration: 3 Hours

AFTER
JULY 1, 2019

2019 Broker CE Requirements (Before Image)

  • 4 Hours: Core (Required Subjects)
  • 8 Hours: Electives
    Including 1 Hour of Sexual Harassment Prevention Training
  • Minimum Course Duration: 2 Hours

Class, Webinar and Online Distance Education

IMPORTANT: Core and Sexual Harassment Prevention training require interactive course delivery, which includes classes, webinars or online distance education, and not self-study.

Managing Brokers

Must Also Complete a 12-Hour Broker Management CE Course
Same as previous license renewal / 24-Hour total CE requirement

TOP QUESTIONS ASKED BY BROKERS & MANAGING BROKERS

New Real Estate CE Requirements | Questions and Answers

Q. May I continue to take Core A and Core B continuing education courses?
A. No.  All Core A and Core B CE courses (offered by all state-approved schools) terminated on June 30, 2019.  From this point forward, only the 4-hour Core CE course and electives will be offered by state-approved Education Providers. 

Q: Is the new Core course available now?
A: Yes, you may enroll now!  We offer this course in classroom, webinar, and online formats.  (Self-study is not permitted for this course.)

Q: I'm a newly licensed Broker who will be renewing my license for the first time.  What should I do?
A: To learn about your requirements, visit our Broker Post-License page.