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Alabama State Requirements

Alabama Salesperson Licensing

Requirements to Obtain a Salesperson License:

  1. Be at least 19 years old
  2. Be a U.S. Citizen or lawful permanent resident
  3. Show proof of bona fide residency in any state in the U.S.
  4.  Show proof of high school graduation or equivalent
  5. Not have been convicted of a felony or a crime involving moral turpitude
  6. Complete 60 Hours of Required Education
  7. Take the Alabama and National Licensing Exam (for any questions go to www.psiexams.com)
  8. Apply for the state license within 90 days of your exam date, or the exam is null and void. Application are located at http://www.arec.alabama.gov

Alabama Broker Licensing

Requirements to Obtain a Broker's License:

  1. Be at least 19 years old
  2. Be a U.S. Citizen or lawful permanent resident
  3. Show proof of bona fide residency in any state in the U.S.
  4. Show proof of high school graduation or equivalent
  5. Not have been convicted of a felony or a crime involving moral turpitude
  6. Complete 60 Hours of Required Education
  7. Take the Alabama Broker Exam
  8. Must have held an active salesperson license in any state for at least 24 months of the 36 months immediately preceding the date of application.
  9. Complete, sign and submit the Broker licensing application provided by the Alabama Real Estate Commission along with the required fee.

Salesperson Post-licensing

Education Requirements to renew a salesperson license for the 1st time

  1. Complete the 30 hour post license course for salesperson within the first six months of licensure for active licensees and within one year for inactive licensees.

  2. No Post License requirement for Brokers

 

Salesperson Continuing Education

Every two years a total of 15 clock hours of continuing education is required to renew an active license. These hours must be completed by September 30th of every even year. The fifteen hour continuing course requirement is as follows:

  1. Three clock hours in Risk Management- Level 1. In this level, brokers and salespersons shall take the Risk Management: Avoiding Violations course.
  2. Three clock hours in Risk Management- Level 2. In this level, all brokers shall take the Risk Management for Brokers course. Salespersons shall take the Risk Management for Salesperson course, the Risk Management for Brokers course, or an industry-specific Risk Management course approved for Level 2 credit by the Commission.
  3. Nine clock hours in Commission-approved courses

Broker Continuing Education

Every two years a total of 15 clock hours of continuing education is required to renew an active license. These hours must be completed by September 30th of every even year. The fifteen hour continuing education course requirement is as follows:

  1. Three clock hours in Risk Management-Level 1. In this level, brokers and salespersons shall take the Risk Management: Avoiding Violations course.
  2. Three clock hours in Risk Management-Level 2. In this level, all brokers shall take the Risk management for Brokers course. Salespersons shall take the Risk Management for Salesperson course, the Risk Management for Brokers course, or an industry-specific Risk Management course approved for Level 2 credit by the Commission.
  3. Nine clock hours in Commission-approved courses

Exam Provider

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