Real Estate

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Real Estate Law for Salespersons

72 hours | Required for licensing

Real Estate Continuing Education

Hours vary | License Renewal

Ashland, New Richmond, Rice Lake, Superior

Get the classes you need to become licensed or to renew your real estate license in the state of Wisconsin. Our instructors are local experts who know Wisconsin real estate rules and guidelines. Classes are held via instructional television (ITV), so travel is kept to a minimum. 

Real Estate Classes

Courses are offered at all Northwood Tech campuses and branch locations via Interactive Television (ITV), so your travel time is kept to a minimum. All courses meet Wisconsin licensing and certification requirements.

About the Courses

Northwood Tech's Real Estate prelicensing and continuing education courses meet the education requirements for licensing and renewal. For additional information to become a licensed Real Estate Salesperson in Wisconsin, please contact the State of Wisconsin Real Estate Licensing Board in Madison at 608-266-5511.

Types of Courses include:

  • Real Estate Law for Salespersons (prelicensing): This course meets the 72 classroom hours of prelicense education required for a real estate salespersons license as required in Section 452.09(2)(a) of the Wisconsin Statutes. Contents include principles of real estate, real estate law, forms, real estate business operations concepts, ethics, land use control and development, environmental concerns, and miscellaneous additional content.
  • Real Estate Continuing Education: Licensees must complete 18 hours of continuing education during each biennium through six approved 3-hour courses. Courses 1, 2, 3, and 4 are mandatory for all licensees; in addition licensees must take two of the elective courses.

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Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
Visit the Wisconsin DSPS site for licensing and renewal information for real estate sales, real estate broker and appraisers.


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