Continuing Education Courses

Continuing Education Courses

Real Estate Educators proudly offers a diverse menu of 3 and a half and 7 hour Real Estate Continuing Education classes presented by knowledgeable and experienced instructors. Classes are offered in five locations. We offer daytime, evening and Saturday classes. The evening and Saturday classes are presented in our North and East locations.

Requirements

All real estate licensees except for cemetery association broker, cemetery broker, cemetery broker (multi-licensee), cemetery salesperson, rental listing referral agent, campground membership salesperson, builder-owner salesperson, timeshare salesperson, and reciprocal licensees must complete Continuing Education requirements. Real Estate licensees are required to complete 14 hours of continuing education.

Licensees who obtained their licenses December 1, 2015 or later and licensees who have never taken a PA Real Estate continuing education course are required to complete a required 14-hour course. The first seven hours of the required course are aplicable to all recently licensed practioners. The other seven hours of the required course are divided into residential and commercial modules and licensees are permitted to choose which module best reflects their practice.

FAQ's

How many hours of continuing education must A licensee complete?

Real Estate licensees are required to complete 14 hours of continuing education.
 

Can a student be late for class or leave early?

The short answer is no. The Rules and Regulations of the PA State Real Estate Commission allow a student to miss a very minimal amount of classroom time. Real Estate Educators strictly abides by the classroom times set by the Commission. If a student is late for class over the amount of time permitted by the Rules and Regulations of the Commission, the student will not be admitted into the classroom. The student will not be charged a fee for the class. We encourage all students to be ontime for class and not to plan on leaving early.
 

What is the deadline for completing Continuing Education?

Classes must be completed by May 31, 2018 to renew a real estate license.
 

Are there any required Continuing Education Classes?

Licensees who obtained their icenses December 1, 2015, or later and licensees who have never taken a PA Real Estate continuing education course are required to complete a required 14-hour course. The first seven hours of the required course are applicable to all recently licensed practitioners. The other seven hours of the required course are divided into residential and commercial modules and licensees are permitted to choose which module best reflects their practices.

Experienced Licensees who have met the requirements in the preceding paragraph are REQUIRED to take a MINIMUM of 3 Hours in the topic of THE RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE PENNSYLVANIA REAL ESTATE COMMSSION. New licensees who are renewing for the first time are exempt from this one time requirement and are still required to meet the mandatory courses for new licensees as stated in the preceding paragraph.
 

Can a Broker Course be used to fulfill the 14 hour Continuing Education Requirement?

Yes. The broker course must be an approved broker course that is at least 15 hours. Further, the course must have been taken on or after June 1, 2016.
 

Upcoming Courses

Contract Law and the ASR
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 40 (17 Available Seats)
Location:
    NORTH/Arcadia Center
    9401 McKnight Road
    Pittsburgh , PA 15237
Class Dates and Times:
    April 25, 2018 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM
As a result of this class the student will be able to understand how the PAR Standard Agreement for the Sale of Real Estate and Addendums comply with contract law, and real estate contract law. REAL WORLD examples will be used to bring contract law to life!
RPR and Zipforms Tools
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 60 (10 Available Seats)
Location:
    CRANBERRY/Hilton Garden Inn
    2000 Garden View Lane
    Cranberry Township , PA 16066
Class Dates and Times:
    April 30, 2018 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
As a result of this class the student will be able to use RPR (Realtor Property Resource) to create a variety of reports for clients and potential clients. The student will also be able to use RPR to establish a list price or an offer price for a property. In addition the student will be able to use features in the ZipForms program to create and track sales & listing transactions using PAR & West Penn Multi-list forms. ZipForms is CHANGING and this course will focus on the NEW & IMPROVED ZipForms PLus.
Matrix & Realist Beyond the Basics
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 60 (7 Available Seats)
Location:
    CRANBERRY/Hilton Garden Inn
    2000 Garden View Lane
    Cranberry Township , PA 16066
Class Dates and Times:
    April 30, 2018 01:30 PM - 05:00 PM
As a result of this class the student will be able to use the tools available in Matrix (Multi-list Listing Information) to provide listing information and market statistics to their Sellers & Buyers. The student will also be able to use Matrix to study market data and statistics and in turn be able to pass this valuable information on to their Buyer and Seller clients. The student will also be able to use the tools available in the Realist County Tax Data System to provide a variety of reports to their clients and to gather data necessary to complete a listing of a property. THIS COURSE IS LOADED WITH TIPS & TRICKS!
RPR and Zipforms Tools
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 40 (18 Available Seats)
Location:
    NORTH/Arcadia Center
    9401 McKnight Road
    Pittsburgh , PA 15237
Class Dates and Times:
    May 2, 2018 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM
As a result of this class the student will be able to use RPR (Realtor Property Resource) to create a variety of reports for clients and potential clients. The student will also be able to use RPR to establish a list price or an offer price for a property. In addition the student will be able to use features in the ZipForms program to create and track sales & listing transactions using PAR & West Penn Multi-list forms. ZipForms is CHANGING and this course will focus on the NEW & IMPROVED ZipForms PLus.
Contract Law and the ASR
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 25 (8 Available Seats)
Location:
    EAST/PennCenter Bldg 4
    400 Penn Center Blvd
    Pittsburgh , PA 15235
Class Dates and Times:
    May 3, 2018 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
As a result of this class the student will be able to understand how the PAR Standard Agreement for the Sale of Real Estate and Addendums comply with contract law, and real estate contract law. REAL WORLD examples will be used to bring contract law to life!
Rules & Regs of PA Real Estate Commission
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 25 (8 Available Seats)
Location:
    EAST/PennCenter Bldg 4
    400 Penn Center Blvd
    Pittsburgh , PA 15235
Class Dates and Times:
    May 3, 2018 01:30 PM - 05:00 PM
THIS COURSE MEETS THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE PA REAL ESTATE COMMISSION FOR EXPERIENCED AGENTS RENEWING THEIR REAL ESTATE LICENSE MAY 2018. Fun & Interactive training methods will be used in this class!
Contract Law and the ASR
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 35 (17 Available Seats)
Location:
    CRANBERRY/Hilton Garden Inn
    2000 Garden View Lane
    Cranberry Township , PA 16066
Class Dates and Times:
    May 4, 2018 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
As a result of this class the student will be able to understand how the PAR Standard Agreement for the Sale of Real Estate and Addendums comply with contract law, and real estate contract law. REAL WORLD examples will be used to bring contract law to life!
Rules & Regs of PA Real Estate Commission
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 35 (2 Available Seats)
Location:
    CRANBERRY/Hilton Garden Inn
    2000 Garden View Lane
    Cranberry Township , PA 16066
Class Dates and Times:
    May 4, 2018 01:30 PM - 05:00 PM
THIS COURSE MEETS THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE PA REAL ESTATE COMMISSION FOR EXPERIENCED AGENTS RENEWING THEIR REAL ESTATE LICENSE MAY 2018. Fun & Interactive training methods will be used in this class!
Contract Law and the ASR
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 25 (22 Available Seats)
Location:
    EAST/PennCenter Bldg 4
    400 Penn Center Blvd
    Pittsburgh , PA 15235
Class Dates and Times:
    May 5, 2018 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
As a result of this class the student will be able to understand how the PAR Standard Agreement for the Sale of Real Estate and Addendums comply with contract law, and real estate contract law. REAL WORLD examples will be used to bring contract law to life!
Rules & Regs of PA Real Estate Commission
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 25 (16 Available Seats)
Location:
    EAST/PennCenter Bldg 4
    400 Penn Center Blvd
    Pittsburgh , PA 15235
Class Dates and Times:
    May 5, 2018 01:30 PM - 05:00 PM
THIS COURSE MEETS THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE PA REAL ESTATE COMMISSION FOR EXPERIENCED AGENTS RENEWING THEIR REAL ESTATE LICENSE MAY 2018. Fun & Interactive training methods will be used in this class!
Contract Law and the ASR
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 35 (15 Available Seats)
Location:
    SOUTH/Crowne Plaza/Ft. Couch Rd.
    164 Fort Couch Road
    Pittsburgh , PA 15241
Class Dates and Times:
    May 8, 2018 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
As a result of this class the student will be able to understand how the PAR Standard Agreement for the Sale of Real Estate and Addendums comply with contract law, and real estate contract law. REAL WORLD examples will be used to bring contract law to life!
Rules & Regs of PA Real Estate Commission
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 35 (20 Available Seats)
Location:
    SOUTH/Crowne Plaza/Ft. Couch Rd.
    164 Fort Couch Road
    Pittsburgh , PA 15241
Class Dates and Times:
    May 8, 2018 01:30 PM - 05:00 PM
THIS COURSE MEETS THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE PA REAL ESTATE COMMISSION FOR EXPERIENCED AGENTS RENEWING THEIR REAL ESTATE LICENSE MAY 2018. Fun & Interactive training methods will be used in this class!
Residential Module 7 Hr. Required
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $80
Capacity: 40 (11 Available Seats)
Location:
    NORTH/Arcadia Center
    9401 McKnight Road
    Pittsburgh , PA 15237
Class Dates and Times:
    May 12, 2018 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
: MAJOR INSTRUCTIONAL OBJECTIVE: To identify the key responsibilities of licensees and provide a framework to enable recently licensed salespersons to develop strategies and business practices that are consistent with their legal and ethical duties and obligations while providing the highest level of professional service to consumers. PROGRAM OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to: • Develop professional business strategies that will both maximize professional development and ensure that the consumer is protected in accordance with current law. • Identify the most common areas of legal and/or disciplinary actions involving licensees providing services to consumers. • Explain (without practicing law) key elements and essentials of various contracts and other documents utilized by licensees in various transactions. • Recognize and be familiar with current legal issues affecting real estate practice (environmental, land use, fair housing, etc.). • List the legal and ethical duties of licensees when working with consumers in relationships permitted under Pennsylvania law.
General Module 7 Hr. Required
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $80
Capacity: 35 (20 Available Seats)
Location:
    SOUTH/Crowne Plaza/Ft. Couch Rd.
    164 Fort Couch Road
    Pittsburgh , PA 15241
Class Dates and Times:
    May 16, 2018 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
MAJOR INSTRUCTIONAL OBJECTIVE: To identify the key responsibilities of licensees and provide a framework to enable recently licensed salespersons to develop strategies and business practices that are consistent with their legal and ethical duties and obligations while providing the highest level of professional service to consumers. PROGRAM OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to: • Develop professional business strategies that will both maximize professional development and ensure that the consumer is protected in accordance with current law. • Identify the most common areas of legal and/or disciplinary actions involving licensees providing services to consumers. • Explain (without practicing law) key elements and essentials of various contracts and other documents utilized by licensees in various transactions. • Recognize and be familiar with current legal issues affecting real estate practice (environmental, land use, fair housing, etc.). • List the legal and ethical duties of licensees when working with consumers in relationships permitted under Pennsylvania law.
Rules & Regs of PA Real Estate Commission
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 40 (36 Available Seats)
Location:
    NORTH/Arcadia Center
    9401 McKnight Road
    Pittsburgh , PA 15237
Class Dates and Times:
    May 16, 2018 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM
THIS COURSE MEETS THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE PA REAL ESTATE COMMISSION FOR EXPERIENCED AGENTS RENEWING THEIR REAL ESTATE LICENSE MAY 2018. Fun & Interactive training methods will be used in this class!
Residential Module 7 Hr. Required
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $80
Capacity: 35 (11 Available Seats)
Location:
    SOUTH/Crowne Plaza/Ft. Couch Rd.
    164 Fort Couch Road
    Pittsburgh , PA 15241
Class Dates and Times:
    May 18, 2018 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
: MAJOR INSTRUCTIONAL OBJECTIVE: To identify the key responsibilities of licensees and provide a framework to enable recently licensed salespersons to develop strategies and business practices that are consistent with their legal and ethical duties and obligations while providing the highest level of professional service to consumers. PROGRAM OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to: • Develop professional business strategies that will both maximize professional development and ensure that the consumer is protected in accordance with current law. • Identify the most common areas of legal and/or disciplinary actions involving licensees providing services to consumers. • Explain (without practicing law) key elements and essentials of various contracts and other documents utilized by licensees in various transactions. • Recognize and be familiar with current legal issues affecting real estate practice (environmental, land use, fair housing, etc.). • List the legal and ethical duties of licensees when working with consumers in relationships permitted under Pennsylvania law.
General Module 7 Hr. Required
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $80
Capacity: 40 (20 Available Seats)
Location:
    NORTH/Arcadia Center
    9401 McKnight Road
    Pittsburgh , PA 15237
Class Dates and Times:
    May 19, 2018 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
MAJOR INSTRUCTIONAL OBJECTIVE: To identify the key responsibilities of licensees and provide a framework to enable recently licensed salespersons to develop strategies and business practices that are consistent with their legal and ethical duties and obligations while providing the highest level of professional service to consumers. PROGRAM OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to: • Develop professional business strategies that will both maximize professional development and ensure that the consumer is protected in accordance with current law. • Identify the most common areas of legal and/or disciplinary actions involving licensees providing services to consumers. • Explain (without practicing law) key elements and essentials of various contracts and other documents utilized by licensees in various transactions. • Recognize and be familiar with current legal issues affecting real estate practice (environmental, land use, fair housing, etc.). • List the legal and ethical duties of licensees when working with consumers in relationships permitted under Pennsylvania law.
Contract Law and the ASR
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 35 (11 Available Seats)
Location:
    WEST/Sheraton Pgh. Airport Hotel
    1160 Thorn Run Rd.
    Coraopolis , PA 15108
Class Dates and Times:
    May 1, 2018 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
As a result of this class the student will be able to understand how the PAR Standard Agreement for the Sale of Real Estate and Addendums comply with contract law, and real estate contract law. REAL WORLD examples will be used to bring contract law to life!
Rules & Regs of PA Real Estate Commission
Course Type: Continuing Education
Total Cost: $40
Capacity: 35 (11 Available Seats)
Location:
    WEST/Sheraton Pgh. Airport Hotel
    1160 Thorn Run Rd.
    Coraopolis , PA 15108
Class Dates and Times:
    May 1, 2018 01:30 PM - 05:00 PM
THIS COURSE MEETS THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE PA REAL ESTATE COMMISSION FOR EXPERIENCED AGENTS RENEWING THEIR REAL ESTATE LICENSE MAY 2018. Fun & Interactive training methods will be used in this class!