Washington Real Estate Continuing Education
Complete the continuing education to renew your Washinton real estate license today. All of our courses can be completed At Your Pace online in order to help you maintain your license. Once you complete your class you will have an official certificate of completion available to print or save for your records.
We are approved by the Washington Real Estate Commission to offer online CE courses (Provider # S1788).
Washington 30 Hour Real Estate Complete CE Package
This 30 Hour Real Estate Complete CE Package is approved by the Washington Real Estate Commission. It will meet all of your 2022/2023 Core & Elective Hour Requirements to renew your license.
Washington 15 Hour Elective Package
This 15 Hour Real Estate CE Package is approved by the Washington Real Estate Commission and will fulfill 15 Elective credits for your license renewal.
Washington 15 Hour Core Package
This 15 Hour Real Estate CE Package is approved by the Washington Real Estate Commission and will fulfill 3 credits of 2022/2023 Core & 12 Elective credits for your license renewal.
Washington 12 Hour General Real Estate Concepts Package
This 12 hour package of educational content is designed to provide Washington real estate professionals with an overview of important topics and concepts. This package covers topics such as ethics, errors and omissions, fair housing, agency, listings, leases, sale agreements, property titles, encumbrances, deeds, and the use and assessment of state taxes.
Washington 8 Hour Real Property, Property Management, and Foreclosure
This 8 hour package of educational content is designed to provide Washington real estate professionals with an overview of important topics and concepts related to the ownership and management of real property. This package covers topics such as basic property law, legal descriptions of property, land use controls, valuation of property, taxation of property, investment in real estate, property management, and the foreclosure process.
Washington 7 Hour Business Practices Package
This 7 hour package of educational content is designed to provide Washington real estate professionals with an overview of important topics and concepts related to the management of a real estate business. This topics covered in this package generally fall into three areas: management of real estate business, recordkeeping, and safety when showing a property.
Washington 3 Hour NAR Code of Ethics for Real Estate Agents
This state-approved course will meet 3 hours of a real estate licensee's CE requirements! Although it's based on the REALTOR Code of Ethics, licensees don't have to be a REALTOR to benefit from this course. The ethical practices we'll discuss here set the standard for the real estate industry.
This course is approved by a local NAR association to satisfy the NAR Code of Ethics training requirement.
Washington 3 Hour 2022-2023 Residential Core
This course will give Washington real estate professionals three credit hours of core education toward renewing their license! Every two years, the Washington State Department of Licensing, alongside the Washington State Real Estate Commission, put together a set of current issue topics. Each of the topics are from the three main study areas:
- Forms Updates,
- Legislative Updates, and
- Business Practices.
When you finish this course, you’ll be three hours closer to renewing your license, all at your own pace!
Washington Real Estate License Renewal Dates and Continuing Education Requirements
- In Washington, real estate brokers must renew their license every two years.
- The first time a license is renewed, licensees must finish at least 90 hours of continuing education (CE) credits.
These hours must include:
- One 30-hour advance practices course
- One 30-hour real estate practices course
- One 3-hour core course
The other 27 hours of CE may be in any other approved continuing education subject.
CE Renewal for Brokers
Subsequent active renewals
In order to renew an active broker license for the second or subsequent time, you must complete at least 30 hours of CE training, including one 3-hour core course and at least 27 hours of other approved CE.
Of these hours, 15 must be completed within the renewal period. You may also use up to 15 hours of unused CE credits from the previous renewal period.
There is no Washington real estate continuing education requirement for renewing an inactive license. To reactivate an inactive license, you may need to take training to meet the education requirements for an active license.
CE Renewal for Managing Brokers
Managing brokers are required to complete at least 30 hours of CE training during every license renewal period, including their first. These hours must include one 3-hour core course, along with up to 27 hours of other approved CE training.
Up to 15 hours of CE credit may be carried over from the previous renewal period. All CE hours must be completed after the date of first licensure as a managing broker.