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Real Estate Agency and Brokerage Standards

The publication of the RICS global Real Estate Agency and Brokerage Standards recognizes the rapid advancement of the global market in real estate. The standards mark a significant step in the standardization of services offered by estate agents around the world.

Course Duration:
30 days from enrollment
1 formal hours CPD

Note: The start date is subject to change depending on number of attendees for this course and at the discretion of RICS.


Course information

For anyone dealing with the lease, purchase or sale of real estate (property), this e-learning is essential study, as the standards outline a framework for best practice in the execution and delivery of real estate agency services that are subject to specific local legislative requirements and market specifics.

The course will introduce you to the standards and enable you to evaluate the benefits of working to these and implementing them into your own working practices.

Course content

This e-learning course covers the following topics:

  • Reasons for global standards
  • Agency code of conduct
  • Ethics
  • Securing instructions
  • Acting for the buyer/seller: agreeing the sale or lease
  • Ending the Instruction
  • Agency management
  • Safety and Security
  • The modules are interactive with multiple choice online test to help you gauge your understanding of the content.

Learning outcomes

Explain the reasons for the development of the Real Estate Agency and Brokerage Standards

  •   Explain the core content of the standards
  •   Evaluate the benefit of working to the standards
  •   Implement the standards into your own working practices

Who is this course for?

This e-learning course is essential learning for all estate agents, brokers and support staff, including trainees and APC candidates who are involved in the lease, sale and purchase of real estate around the world.

Purchasing Information

You will be asked to complete payment in order to enroll onto this course. Enrollment is activated through completing the payment process by clicking the 'Buy Now' button. Upon payment, you will be able to access the content for the enrollment period through the 'My Account Area'


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  • RICS professionals $30
  • Non-RICS professionals $35
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