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Sales Agent Licensing Education

Welcome to Become an Agent, by first tuesday
Education and Licensing Preamble
Before enrolling, please click the following items to best set your expectations
What to expect from your enrollment
Final exam procedures
DRE Sales Agent Licensing Checklist
Services for your professional use
To start, click the method of study for your licensing courses
e-book & printed book     e-book
     The prices given below are for the study method you select
Now select one of our educational packages
Basic-PLUS Package — e-books and printed books
The BASIC-PLUS package is all-inclusive, featuring
  • Your 3-Course educational requirements - Principles, Practices, Legal Aspects
  • Our State Exam Training Package - Comprises five interrelated methods of training
       - An Online Video Crash Course of 12 hours in 70+ videos
       - Concept Audio Glossary – 5+ hours. Listen anywhere. Plus e-book
       - Prep book of 1,200 questions
       - Practice Exams with answers explained
       - Flash Card App as an interactive slideshow
       - For Training Package details, click here

  • Every educational and State Exam Training device available
       - Except for a live all-day crash course taken just prior to sitting for the State Exam

Course Content
Basic Package — e-books and printed books
The Basic package includes
  • The 3-Course educational requirements of Principles, Practices, Legal Aspects
  • The State Exam Training Prep Book and Practice Exams
  • This purchase does not include the Video Crash Course, Concept Audio Glossary or Flash Card App

Course Content
Minimum Package — e-books and printed books
The Minimum Package includes
  • Real Estate Principles
  • Real Estate Practice
  • Legal Aspects — the elective
  • These are minimum educational requirements qualifying you to take the State Exam
  • This purchase does not include any materials from the State Exam Training Package

Course Content
  • You may have completed some courses, or do not need everything in the above packages
  • Here, you can select educational courses and State Exam Training you want to take

Compare Packages
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Basic PLUS Pkg
Minimum Pkg
Basic Pkg
Legal Aspects (elective)
State Exam Prep Book
& Practice Exams
State Exam Training

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Review this chart for your study method options

Compare Your Study Methods
You have options when enrolling to choose the study method you want for reading your course material
e-book &
Printed book
Immediate online access
Minimum study time
before course completion
18-days after enrollment 18-days after enrollment
Printed books  
e-book/PDF [downloadable]
Online quizzes and exams
Videos covering your mandatory courses
Printed quizzes and exams available  
Online certificate

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Critical aspects of your first tuesday licensing courses
  • These courses are homestudy correspondence courses;
       - California specific content by Realty Publications, Inc., updated monthly online
  • All-inclusive Pricing — materials, taxes and shipping, everything included
  • All course materials delivered in print and e-book, or just e-book — except the Appraisal book
  • Course Videos embedded in the e-books give life to real estate concepts
  • Online access is immediate
       - Printed books arrive via USPS in 5-7 business days
  • For best comprehension, course content is fully linked to RPI forms and provisions
  • Have a question on content? Next day answer, all via email
  • Print your Certificate of Completion on passing each course
  • You have one year to complete the courses
  • You receive email reminders to complete before course expiration
  • 100% Money Back Guarantee during enrollment before any testing
       - 90 days for State Exam Training materials
  • After enrolling, you may switch to a different course for an additional fee of $17.50
  • Questions? Call us at 951.781.7300, or see our Licensing Course Instructions

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first tuesday Course Videos embedded in e-books
  • Hours of engaging Course Videos which vividly illustrate critical concepts - see and hear ideas put into practice in your e-books
  • Each Course Video features Learning Objectives and Video Summaries to solidify your understanding and highlight critical concepts
  • New videos added constantly to the e-books
  • Unlimited access to all new videos during your enrollment

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Your Course Testing Procedures
  • You may take one exam every 18 days following the date of your enrollment
       - After the first 18 days you may take one exam, then another exam every 18 days
       - Thus, you may complete 3 courses in 54 days
  • You may print your Certificate of Completion at any time after passing a course
  • Each course exam has 100 multiple choice questions and is open book - 60% passing score
       - You have unlimited attempts to pass the exams during your one year enrollment
  • Course quizzes are included in the printed book and online for you to check your comprehension - prepare you for course testing
       - Quizzes are not graded
  • You may take the final exam online 24/7
       - Or you may test on paper in the presence of a monitor
  • When taken online, your exam results are posted on completing the exam or expiration of testing time

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Post-Licensing Services
  • Looking beyond your State Exams and licensing as an agent, first tuesday supports your development as an active agent without further charge.
  • You receive professional goods and services of great annual value as part of your enrollment

  • Customer Service Fast, friendly, LIVE customer service on first ring 8:30AM - 5:00PM, Monday-Friday
  • Dictionary An online dictionary of real estate words and jargon to help you on the State Exam
  • Books In Print & Online Highest-quality, California-specific materials published by first tuesday/RPI
  • 400+ Real Estate Forms first tuesday real estate forms online
    - visual application of rules in practice
  • The first tuesday Journal Our online real estate news with market trends, legislation, regulations, and cases, 50,000+ unique readers monthly
  • Realtipedia 16 e-book volumes for enhanced comprehension and professional reference
  • 200+ FARM Letters FARM letter templates and copy to market your practice, create your brand
  • Client Q&A Marketing Flyers Download FREE Client Q&A Flyers for marketing your practice as an advisor
  • Broker Search Search for an employing broker
  • Career Manual Your practice built on "Who you are"
    - branding by assessable achievements

Become a Sales Agent - it's easy

  1. Enroll in the three courses and get
  2. - Instant access to online study materials
    - Printed books ship the next
    business day
  3. Study and pass our course exams
  4. - Finish in as little as two months
  5. Submit your certificates of completion with your application to the DRE
  6. - Schedule your State Sales Agent Exam
  7. Train for the state exam, pass and be licensed
- Study your State Exam Prep Book
- Take the interactive Practice Exams
- Focus on the Flash Card App slideshow
- Watch the Online Video Crash Course
- Attend a Live State Exam Prep Course
- Listen to Concept Audio Glossary

DRE's Sales Agent Licensing

eligibility requirements

7 Steps to Licensing

Licensing Course Preview
Videos embedded in e-books
  • Hours of engaging Videos which vividly illustrate critical concepts. See and hear ideas put into practice in your e-books
  • Each Course Video features Learning Objectives and Video Summaries to solidify your understanding and highlight critical concepts
  • New videos added to the e-books
  • Unlimited access to all new videos during your enrollment
Course Video Preview

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Student testimonials

[I liked] the ease of the course and having all the required information at your fingertips at anytime — online and books

Zenobia J
Future DRE Sales Agent
on Sales Agent Licensing Package

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