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Alabama State Requirement Detail for Real Estate Continuing Education

The CE Shop is an approved real estate CE School in Alabama: License Number: 96000

Renewal Date: 9/30 every even-numbered year

Hours required: 15 hours

Of this, 3 hours in Risk Management: Avoiding Violations will be required for all Brokers and Salespersons. Salespersons also need to complete another Risk Management course that has been approved by the Commission. All Brokers must take the Risk Management for Brokers course. This course is not currently offered by The CE Shop. The remaining 9 hours of continuing education can be completed in any approved course.

The CE Shop's Offering: 15 hours for Salespersons; 12 hours for Brokers

Reporting: Real estate course completions are reported to the Alabama Real Estate Commission. The state requires schools to report course completions within seven to ten days from the course completion date. Course completions will be reported and posted within this time frame. 

Expiration date of course: Course expiration dates vary by course but are generally one year after order date. Each individual course will have an expiration date listed in your account. 

Post Licensing: Completion of the 30-Hr. Post-Licensing Course for Salespersons within the first six months of licensure for active licensees and within one year for inactive licensees. Note: There is no post-licensing requirement for brokers. The CE Shop does not offer the Post-Licensing Course. 

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

Certificates: Immediately upon real estate course completion, The CE Shop will provide students with an electronic copy of the course Certificate of Completion. Certificates will remain in your account for a minimum of five years, should you need additional copies at a later time. Please refer to your renewal application to determine if you need to submit your Certificate(s) of Completion with your renewal. Course completion dates are recorded using Central Standard Time. Please note that the date on your Certificates of Completion will reflect this.

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Alabama Real Estate Commission

1201 Carmichael Way

Montgomery, AL 36106-3674

Phone: 334.242.5544

Fax: 334.270.9118

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