Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate) - Upgrade

Upgrade to Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate)

Course content and outcome

Successful completion of this course will provide you with the prescribed training requirements needed to fill the gap between Queensland Real Estate licence training and the Certificate IV in Porperty Services (Real Estate) CPP40307.

Upon completion of the course students are awarded a Statement of Attainment for the following units of the qualification CPP40307 Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate):

  1. BSBLED401 Develop teams and individuals
  2. BSBRKG304 Maintain business records
  3. CPPDSM4004A Conduct auction
  4. CPPDSM4017A - Negotiate effectively in property transactions
  5. CPPDSM4049A Implement maintenance plan for managed properties

The maximum nominal hours to complete the 5 competencies is 700. Students undertaking the course may take approximately 3 to 4 weeks to finish, however, there is no time restriction, and students may choose to complete studies sooner or to take longer.

Delivery mode

The NSW Real Estate Training College is a leading provider of training in both the NSW and QLD real estate industry offering flexible online learning where students study in their own time, at their own pace. All course material is accessible via our website ensuring students receive the latest most up to date information. 

Applying for a licence

To apply for a real estate agent licence:

  • meet the eligibility criteria
  • complete the training requirements and attach proof of qualifications
  • complete a New licence application form
    provide originals or certified copies of your birth certificate, birth extract, passport, Australian citizenship certificate or drivers licence (see below for advice on getting certified copies)
  • provide certified, passport-quality photos of yourself
  • pay the licence fee (see regulatory body website for current fee)
  • pay the criminal history check fee
  • lodge the application (see the application form for lodgement details).

Training and assessment

There is a combination of assessment tasks that require written responses and may include:-

  • multiple choice questions
  • short answer questions
  • and either 1 or 2 of the following:-
    • case study
    • written demonstration
    • workplace project

Assessment is competency based. Competency-based assessment is largely activity-based and practical. However, competence also implies that an individual demonstrates an understanding of the knowledge that is the basis of the practical task being carried out.

Students are assessed according to whether or not they have achieved the performance criteria for each element specified in the units of competency they are undertaking. This method of assessment judges performance against a prescribed standard, not against other students. Students are assessed as 'competent' or 'not yet competent'.

It is the responsibility of the assessor to ensure all aspects of the assessment process are

  • valid
  • reliable
  • fair
  • flexible

Assessment is conducted within approximately 48 hours of submission. 

Completed assignment may be uploaded onto the website for marking (there is a 8MB upload limit), emailed or posted to the College. 

Recognition of prior learning

You may be eligible for recognition of prior learning (RPL). RPL is the formal recognition that your current knowledge and skills meet the requirements of a given unit of competency. It does not matter how you achieved your current level of knowledge and competence – formal training, on-the-job training, self study, work experience, life experience. What does matter is that you are able to provide evidence that your knowledge and competence meet the requirements of a particular unit of competency (competency standard). When you have provided this evidence and it has been accepted as proving your knowledge and skill in a particular area, you will be given credit for a specific competency without having to engage in further study. 

For further information, please review the RPL application form located in main menu. 

Client support services

If you find you need assistance you are welcome to contact us by email, telephone 02 9987 2322 or chat. We provide mentoring service and assistance in the areas of language, literacy and numeracy. 

Privacy Statement

Macdonald Education Pty Limited (trading as The NSW Real Estate training College) is committed to protecting the privacy of all of our students. When handling personal information we act in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth).

How to enrol

  • Create a new account, or log on if you have a username and password
  • click on the course name and Submit payment
  • Complete an enrolment form (located in the main menu)

Need more information

For further information on the College, programmes offered and College policies please refer to the ‘Student Handbook’ located in main menu of our website. 

Or call us on 02 9987 2322.

Course Cost: $695.00

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