Continuing Education

  Salesperson or Broker:

  • 4 core hours
  • 6 elective hours

Salesperson or Broker: Per South Carolina Section 40-57-340, as a condition of active license renewal, a broker or salesperson shall provide proof of satisfactory completion biennially of ten hours of continuing education in courses. The ten hours must include a minimum of four hours of instruction in mandated topics.

Broker-in-Charge:

  • 4 mandatory hours
  • 4 core hours
  • 2 elective hours

Broker-in-Charge: As part of their 2018 renewal, per South Carolina Section 40-57-340, a broker-in-charge shall provide proof of satisfactory completion biennially of ten hours of continuing education in courses approved by the commission. The ten hours must include a minimum of four hours of instruction in mandated topics for a broker or salesperson license and four hours of continuing education must be in advanced real estate topics designed for brokers-in-charge

  • Salesperson in First Renewal Who Took Post-Licensing Prior to 2017:  If the licensee is renewing for the first time and has completed the 30 hour sales “post-licensing” course prior to January 1st, 2017, they may use the course for continuing education.
  • INACTIVE Status:  Licensees renewing as “INACTIVE” are not required to take continuing education courses until the licensee re-activates.

For information pertaining to continuing education exemptions, please visit the South Carolina Real Estate Commission website at www.llr.sc.gov or CLICK HERE to view FAQs.

*** OUR IN-CLASS COURSES:  Course codes donated by “CEC” are core courses.  Course codes donated by “CEE” are elective courses. 

  • Professional Expectations and Obligations (CEE 2567) – 4 Hour Elective
  • Integrated Mortgage Disclosure Rule (CEE2566) – 4 Hour Elective
  • Ethics (CEE 2613) – 2 Hour Elective
  • 3D Real Estate: Disclosures, Duties & Diligence (CEE2274) – 4 Hour Elective
  • Top Ten Ways to be Disciplined (CEE2273) – 4 Hour Elective
  • TRID Safety in a Flood of Disclosures (CEC 2640) 4 Hour CORE
  • BIC Duties and Responsibilities (CEE 2698) 4 Hour Elective *Mandatory course for Brokers in Charge*

***OUR ONLINE COURSES: As of August 2018, ExceeD Real Estate School offers Online Continuing Education courses for your 6 hours Electives needed with our affiliate The CE Shop. 

The CE Shop’s Offering: 6 hours

  • 6 elective hours

Final Exams: Final exams must be passed with at least a 75% and may be taken as many times as necessary in order to pass. 

Certificates: Upon completion of the course, The CE Shop will provide students with an electronic certificate of completion. Certificates will remain in your account for a minimum of five years, should you need additional copies. Please refer to your license renewal application to determine if you need to submit your Certificate of Completion with your license renewal request. Course completion dates are recorded using Central Standard Time. Please note that the date of your Certificate of Completion will reflect this.

Effective by law [2018]: Per the South Carolina Real Estate Commission LLR, all South Carolina licensed real estate agents renewing as “ACTIVE” status are required to complete 10 hours of continuing education on a biennial basis by midnight of June 30th.   All continuing education courses offered with Exceed Real Estate School are approved by the SC Real Estate Commission and are taught by Commission approved, knowledgeable and experienced instructors who offer entertaining, engaging and interactive educational sessions. 

To register or check pricing for ONLINE Continuing Education courses click this link! 

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