According to the California Department of Real Estate (DRE), all real estate brokers and salespersons must complete at least 45 clock hours of continuing education to renew their California Real Estate License.
30 Hours of Consumer Protection (Real Estate Update Course)
15 Hours (3 Hours Each: Agency, Ethics, Trust Fund Handling, Fair Housing, and Risk Management)
Almost all licensees are also required to complete a NEW course in Management and Supervision. If you are one of these licensees, we will include the new course automatically for FREE!
(We know who needs the new course, so you don't have to! Order below and we will determine if you need the new course. If so, we will add the new course automatically for free! Or, click here to find out. To order individual courses, click here.)
Self-paced studying that is NOT timed online!
Eligible to complete in a minimum time frame of six days, maximum of one year
Choice in reading material format (physical textbook or downloadable PDF)
Online quizzes and final exams
Electronically delivered Certificate of Completion with instructions of how to renew your license
Satisfies DRE continuing education requirements for First Time & Subsequent Salesperson or Broker Renewals!
Order by Selecting Desired Reading Material Format:
Both options include online examinations and certificate of completion.
Book & PDF
45 Hour Home Study Continuing Education Course — DRE #4183
Self-paced studying that is NOT timed online!
Students are eligible to complete in a minimum time period of six days, which includes two days of studying at your own pace without being timed online, complete online quizzes, and four days of online testing!^ Best of all, students have a year from enrollment to complete.
Our 45 Hour Home Study Continuing Education Course consists of our 15 Hour Home Study Continuing Education Course (3 Hours Each: Agency, Ethics, Trust Fund Handling, Fair Housing, and Risk Management), the NEW 3 Hour required course in Management and Supervision (if applicable), and our 30 Hour Consumer Protection Course of Real Estate Update. For all courses, read the text (in book or PDF format) and take your quizzes and final examinations over the internet.
Book = $69
PDF = $59
Read the General Information Page, select the type of reading material desired, fill in the required fields, press "add to cart," and proceed through the checkout process. Both options include online examinations and certificate of completion.
^Quizzes and final examinations are timed and taken online. After designated waiting period and completion of all quizzes, one exam per 24 hours may be taken, any other exams taken more than once a day will be void.
Minimum Time Frame for Completion Diagrams
Standard 45 Hour Renewal without the New Course in Management and Supervision
Standard 45 Hour Renewal with the New Course in Management and Supervision
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Fair Oaks, CA 95628
Tel: (916) 966-9300
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I really enjoyed the material as you guys did a great job. I especially loved how everything was tied together in the text. Thank you so much!
The book for my renewal was really good. It was a much needed refresher and I learned a lot. Thanks! Jasmine and Schyler were really helpful as well.
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I have completed and passed all of the quizzes and exams for my license renewal. Thank you for your continued assistance in my Real Estate career. You guys are the best!
I wanted to thank you for your excellent customer service!! I attended Real Estate school in 2002 with Bryan instructing. Your commitment to "us" the students has been consistent and you have ALWAYS taken the time to help me.
I recently completed the tests for the renewal of my license (45 Hour Course). I enjoyed the reading material as it had a lot of examples taken from the author's experiences in Real Estate. Thank you!
Big thank you to Bryan - great and interesting 45 Hour Renewal Course! :-) I really enjoyed it.