Nine hours must be dedicated to the following topics:
3 hours in Core Law
3 hours in Ethics
3 hours in Civil Rights
*Effective April 2017 If licensed as a broker, broker on deposit, or acting as a management level licensee, a 3 hour continuing education course on the duties of a principal broker and other issues involved in operating a real estate brokerage is required. (This course will not be required until the licensees next reporting period).
Note: Each licensee who is seventy years of age or older, shall submit proof the licensee has satisfactorily completed a total of nine classroom hours of continuing education, including instruction in Ohio real estate law; federal civil rights law; and canons of ethics.
To renew, licensees must log-in to the Ohio Real Estate Commission licensing system online and follow the prompts:
Beginning Monday, July 17, 2017, total online renewal for Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons will be available. Click here for Online CE instructions.
Pre-license and post-license education may not be used for continuing education.
It is the responsibility of the licensee to send us copies of the certificates that are issued to them with the Continuing Education Compliance Form to the Division postmarked no later than their birthday the year of their renewal.
No Final Exam Passing Requirement