North Coast TAFE (RTO 90010)
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This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
This course is only available to residents of NSW.
Looking to enter the real estate and property services industry in NSW? Then this is the course for you! Delivered entirely online by North Coast TAFE in partnership with Open Colleges, the Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate) (CPP40307) provides you with the skills and qualifications to become a registered real estate agent.
This course covers property appraisal, listing, marketing and preparation for both sale (including private treaty and auction) and lease, preparing property reports and negotiating transactions.
The legal, finance, communication and client aspects of the job are also addressed, ensuring you have a comprehensive understanding of how to excel in the competitive world of real estate.
The course is structured so that you will be able to progressively apply for and receive the NSW Certificate of Registration, Real Estate License and the nationally recognised property services qualification by the end of the course.
To be eligible for this course you must:
In this real estate course, the subjects you will study include:
As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.
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"I am a farmer and I run a family farm with my husband. I was given the opportunity to study any course I wanted that would help our business, and that may help me earn some money off the land, so I chose to learn bookkeeping. The course is so useful and beneficial for our farm. It’s great to learn how to set journals out so our accountant can do the BAS and income tax, without them being all over the place."
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate) (CPP40307) from North Coast TAFE.
The course is a nationally recognised TAFE qualification and satisfies the real estate and licensing requirements in NSW. Graduates of this course will be able to receive their NSW Certificate of Registration and Real Estate License as they work through this course.
Wondering where a career in real estate could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
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