Course Provider Resources (Pre-License & CE)

The resources on this page are for private vocational schools who are seeking approval from the Bureau of Real Estate to offer Pre-License/Statutory courses and Continuing Education (CE) courses to California real estate examinees and licensees.

The Education and Research Section of the Bureau of Real Estate reviews Pre-license/Statutory course submissions and Continuing Education course submissions pursuant to Article 24 and 25 of the Regulations of the Real Estate Commissioner.

For questions regarding the content of this resource page please contact the Education and Research Section as listed below:

Bureau of Real Estate, Education and Research Section
P.O. Box 137009
1651 Exposition Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 263-8703
(916) 263-8758 FAX

Please note that CE course submissions require 90 days for review and Pre-license/Statutory course submissions require 60 days for review.

Pre-License Course Providers

Course sponsors that would like to pay course fees by credit card can use form RE 909. All out-of-state course providers will also need form RE 304.

Form Title PDF Fill-In PDF Print Only
RE 303
Pre-License Course Instructions   x
RE 304
Consent to Service of Process (CE Offering/ RE Course) x  
RE 306
Pre-License Course Approval Application x  
RE 307
Regulation Excerpts (Private Vocational Schools)   x
RE 311
Statutory/Pre-License Course Completion Certificate (Sample)   x
RE 313
Pre-License General Information Page (*Microsoft Word 97 format) *  
RE 318A
Course and Instructor Evaluation x  
RE 336
Pre-License Instructor Certification x  
RE 909
Credit Card Payment x  

Continuing Education Course Providers

Continuing Education course providers preparing course material for offerings in the mandatory course categories of Agency, Ethics, Fair Housing, Risk Management, Trust Fund Handling, and Management and Supervision will need to follow the guidelines as set forth in form RE 329. Course sponsors that would like to pay course fees by credit card can use form RE 909. All out-of-state course providers will also need form RE 304.

Form Title PDF Fill-In PDF Print Only
RE 300 & RE 315
CE Offering Checklist and Instructions
Continuing Education Offering Approval Application
x  
RE 302
Continuing Education Course Completion Certificate   x
RE 304
Consent to Service of Process (CE Offering/ RE Course) x  
RE 308
General Information Page (Course Sponsors)
(*Microsoft Word 97 format)
*  
RE 312
Continuing Education Regulations   x
RE 314
CE Offering Renewal Application x  
RE 318A
Course and Instructor Evaluation x  
RE 329
Course Guidelines   x
RE 335
C.E. Instructor Certification x  
RE 349
Record of Attendance x  
RE 909
Credit Card Payment x  

Miscellaneous Forms Relating to Pre-License and Continuing Education Courses

Form Title PDF Fill-In PDF Print Only
RE 332
CE Equivalent Activity Petition Application x  
RE 340
Education Provider Complaint x  
RE 340A
Education Provider Complaint Form Information   x
RE 423
Examination Requirements   x

Recent Regulation Amendments

The following regulations relating to Continuing Education were approved by the Office of Administrative Law and filed with the Secretary of State on September 16, 2010. These amendments will go into effect on January 1, 2011.

Formal Actions and Pending Actions Taken Against Course Providers

View the list of course providers that have had formal action and/or pending action taken against their Bureau of Real Estate approval to offer Pre-License/Statutory and/or Continuing Education courses.

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