Iowa Real Estate License Renewal Requirements
Salesperson or Broker

36 hours of CE is required by December 31st of the third license year consisting of:

  • 8 hours Law Update
  • 4 hours Ethics
  • 24 hours of elective

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24 hours Salespersons or Brokers Renewal Package #1
This package meets the requirements for real estate brokers or salespersons. It contains the 4 hour mandatory Ethics course and 20 hours of elective credits.

This renewal package contains the following 7 courses:
  1. Doing The Right Thing - The Code
  2. Disclosure Is Not A Secret
  3. Good Guys/Bad Guys - Who's Who in Mortgage Fraud
  4. Agency Exposed
  5. Avoiding Common Mistakes
  6. Building Green
  7. Personal Safety

24 hours Salespersons or Brokers Renewal Package #2
This package meets the requirements for real estate brokers or salespersons. It contains 24 hours of elective credits.

This renewal package contains the following 7 courses:
  1. Risk Awareness
  2. Disclosure Is Not A Secret
  3. Good Guys/Bad Guys - Who's Who in Mortgage Fraud
  4. Agency Exposed
  5. Avoiding Common Mistakes
  6. Building Green
  7. Personal Safety

4 hours Doing The Right Thing - The Code (3016)
Mandatory. This course meets the 4 hr Mandatory Ethics requirement. It is designed to meet the requirements of Professional Standards Policy New Member Orientation Program and Quadrennial REALTORs® Ethics Training ( Iowa Professional Licensing Bureau course approval number: 30-101ME )

Exam Required: No
Quiz Grade: 70
Seat Timer: Yes
Format: Online

3 hours Personal Safety (3086)
Elective. Identify those situations which pose potential safety threats. ( Iowa Professional Licensing Bureau course approval number: 30-131E )

Exam Required: No
Quiz Grade: 70
Seat Timer: Yes
Format: Online

3 hours Avoiding Common Mistakes (3082)
Elective. Avoid the common pitfalls and mistakes that are made by many licensees. ( Iowa Professional Licensing Bureau course approval number: 30-132E )

Exam Required: No
Quiz Grade: 70
Seat Timer: Yes
Format: Online

3 hours Building Green (3085)
Elective. Licensee's will be well-prepared to market green homes and homes that incorporate green elements with this course. ( Iowa Professional Licensing Bureau course approval number: 30-130E )

Exam Required: No
Quiz Grade: 70
Seat Timer: Yes
Format: Online

3 hours Agency Exposed (3058)
Elective. Learn the complexities and responsibilities of agency law. ( Iowa Professional Licensing Bureau course approval number: 30-133E )

Exam Required: No
Quiz Grade: 70
Seat Timer: Yes
Format: Online

4 hours Good Guys/Bad Guys - Who's Who in Mortgage Fraud (3021)
Elective. Teaches predatory lending practices and how to identify potential customers, scams and techniques of predatory lending and mortgage fraud. ( Iowa Professional Licensing Bureau course approval number: 30-134E )

Exam Required: No
Quiz Grade: 70
Seat Timer: Yes
Format: Online

4 hours Disclosure Is Not A Secret (3019)
Elective. Failure to disclose and misrepresentation claims make up more real estate disputes than all other complaints combined. Know the rules! ( Iowa Professional Licensing Bureau course approval number: 30-135E )

Exam Required: No
Quiz Grade: 70
Seat Timer: Yes
Format: Online

4 hours Risk Awareness (3018)
Elective. Learn how to recognize, evaluate, and manage risk. ( Iowa Professional Licensing Bureau course approval number: 30-136E )

Exam Required: No
Quiz Grade: 70
Seat Timer: Yes
Format: Online