Registration Certificate / Agents Representative
The Registration Certificate (QLD & NSW) or Agent Representative Course (VIC) is required by law to work in the real estate industry under a fully licensed agent or agency. It is the minimum requirement and usually considered the entry-level qualification.
This certificate will allow you to work as a Salesperson, Property Manager or even in an assistant/administrative role in an established agency.
Upgrade from Registration Certificate / Agents Representative to Full Licence
The Upgrade from Certificate to Licence course is for those who hold the units from the CPP40307 package for their Registration Certificate (QLD & NSW) or Agents Representative Course (VIC).
This course is generally for people currently working in the industry who want to to own or manage a real estate agency.
As long as you hold the relevant units for your Registration Certificate (QLD & NSW) or Agents Representative Course (VIC) from the CPP40307 package then the upgrade course covers the remaining subjects required to qualify for the full licence.
Full Licence Course
The Licensee/Principal Agents course is what you require by law to own or manage your own Real Estate agency or work for yourself without the need to be working with an established agency.
This licence will allow you to work in sales, property management or as a resident letting agent and covers up to 24 units of competency from the CPP40307 package depending on each states requirements.
There are no pre-requisites for this course however in Victoria you need to register as an Agents Representative with Victoria Consumer Affairs for 12 months before they will grant you a Full Licence.
For more information regarding licencing requirements please contact the following based on your state
QLD Office of Fair Trading
NSW Office of Fair Trading
VIC Consumer Affairs