You don't need books, CDs, or special software. If you can read this, you have everything you need to get started!
The California real estate license renewal courses are available in downloadable PDF and ePub formats. Exams are delivered through your web browser. You will be able to access your account from any computer or mobile device with an internet connection. The OnlineEd system is compatible with all major browsers and operating systems.
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Our real estate courses are authored in-house by experienced professionals and approved by the DRE.
Our California real estate license renewal program has been reviewed, approved, and authorized for real estate continuing education by the California Department of Real Estate (DRE). Our real estate continuing education courses are authored in-house by experienced real estate brokers and industry professionals.
Every California real estate continuing education course at OnlineEd is written by OnlineEd. Because of this, we save on overhead licensing costs. We can pass those savings on to you.
Complete courses on the go using your tablet or smart phone.
California real estate continuing education courses are delivered in downloadable PDF format that can be viewed from any device with a PDF reader. After reviewing the information on the PDF, quizzes and final exams can be taken online from your computer, tablet, or smart phone.
Instant. No waiting for anything in the mail.
After you finish a course, you will be able to print your own course completion certificate that has everything needed to verify your completed continuing education with DRE. You can also verify completion online through the eLicensing site.
Having a mastery-based course mean no on-page timers.
While the DRE still has limits on how fast courses can be taken, our California CE courses stand out from the competition:
Get complete packages or specific courses as needed.
With our California real estate continuing education courses, you can pick and choose what you need or just grab everything in one convenient package.
California requires 45 hours of continuing education classes. We've made it simple for you. Just grab this package and you'll have everything you need, regardless of your license date or type:
Courses can also be taken individually following the DRE's requirements:
The 45-hour requirement must include 5 basic required courses, 18 hours of consumer protection, and the remainder on consumer protection courses.
Each separate course is 3 hours long:
Those renewing for the second or subsequent time may alternatively choose to take an Eight Hour Survey that covers the five basic subjects.
These may include:
The remaining hours must be spent on either the consumer protection courses such as those listed above or consumer service courses, such as Advanced Contract Law.
Once you have completed all 45 hours, you are ready to renew your license.
Use the information from completed course certificates to renew your license online or through the mail.
After completing each course you will receive a certificate of completion with a date and authentication number. From there, you can renew your license by using DRE's eLicensing system, or by mailing in your renewal application.
For details on renewing your real estate license after completing the required continuing education, see Renewing Your License at the California Department of Real Estate.