Before you can be employed in a sales, property management or client service role within the Real Estate industry in Victoria (whether it be Melbourne, Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Mildura, Shepparton, Wodonga or Warrnambool), you will need to meet the educational requirements set down in the Estate Agents Act.
Our Agent's Representative online training course has been developed by hands-on, leading industry experts to ensure that you are fully equipped to start your career in the exciting world of Real Estate.
What you will learn:
The Business Licensing Authority requires that you are competent in the following units before you can be employed as an Agent:
At Think Real Estate we truly pride ourselves on our Student Support Program and you will experience this when undertaking your Agent’s Representative Training Course right from the get-go. Our job is to get you through the course and this is a job we take very seriously.
You will have access to our highly experienced Real Estate Trainers and Assessors right throughout the course. They will work with you offering support and guidance from start to finish.
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As this course is self-paced the time to complete is really up to you, however, the maximum course completion time allowed from enrolment is 3 months. Please see the Participant Handbook for further details.
Participants are required to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test prior to enrolment. The purpose of this test is to check your readiness and suitability for the course.
For further information download our Full Course Information Booklet and Course Brochure below or to speak to one of our highly trained team call 1300 660 402. Please ensure that you understand your rights and responsibilities as a student, by reading the Participant Handbook prior to enrolment.
Regardless of your chosen method of study you will need to complete the required activities and assessments.
Our assessments are designed to substantiate your ability to apply acquired skill and knowledge to the workplace and may include a combination of the following:
* Short answer questions * Research activities * Group activities * Role plays * Projects and case studies
Upon successful completion, your Statement of Attainment will be sent to you within 30 days of the program completion and this is the evidence you will need to provide to your new employer to show you have met the educational requirements.
Think Real Estate offers an unmatched student support program, in fact, our students rave about it. Remember we are just a phone call or email away to provide support and guidance when you need it.
All workshops are subject to minimum numbers. If a course is to be cancelled it will be done two clear days from the date of the workshop and participants will be advised by phone and alternative dates provided. For more information see our Cancellation Policy.
This course has been designed so that participants, upon successful completion, can work in a Victorian real estate office under the direct supervision of a licensee in effective control. Taking this course, is taking the first step towards your career in Real Estate in Victoria.
To be an Agents Rep. in Victoria you must hold competency in the three units of competency set down by the Victorian BLA, and those units must have been trained and assessed using materials based on Victorian law.
The three units of competency from the CPP07 Training Package are:
The length of time it will take you to finish the course will depend on many things. Firstly, it will depend on what knowledge you have of Real Estate operations in Victoria, and secondly on how much time you set aside to read the learner’s guides and undertake the assessments.
You have up to six months to complete the course, but we have found that some participants have successfully completed the course within a week when they have set aside the time to do so.
You have up to six (6) months to complete the course. If for some reason you cannot complete it in that time, you can request an extension of time to allow you submit all your assessments.
The support we offer our online students is something we are very proud of. Our trainers and assessors are Real Estate specialists that are always on hand via our messaging system or via phone when you need them. We see it as our job to get you through the course and this is one we take very seriously!
Undertaking study and the assessments tasks for the three units of competency
YES. We have invested a lot of money, time and effort to make our system user friendly, plus you have full support if you should have any problems.
The full cost of undertaking the Course online is $495.00. There are no other charges, unless you have to resubmit any assessment more than 3 times.
When you undertake our course it is our responsibility to give you all the learning tools you need to that at the end of the course you are competent in all the units of competency.
Should you be found “not satisfactory” in any of your assessment tasks, our assessor will contact you and explain fully what you need to do the be found competent and so successfully finish the course. This could include further reading or training we do not fail participants. You will have up to three chances to submit an assessment. If after your third submission you still have not successfully completed the course we will discuss fully the options available to you. Your rights and responsibilities as a participant in our courses are set out in the Participant’s Handbook, which is available on our website.