About the course

About the course

If you’re drawn to the excitement of the real estate industry, our property services course qualifies you to operate as a licensed real estate agent in Victoria. In our course you'll be armed with the knowledge and skills in areas related to the legal liability and legal responsibility of real estate agents within a structured learning environment.

Building on your existing knowledge, this course will teach you about:

  • real estate accounting requirements
  • management of client and agency relationships
  • listing and sale of properties
  • property reports and property leasing

You will also gain essential skills on how to conduct property appraisals and auctions, develop an understanding of risk management and how to manage property. 

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Course Details


Intake Dates & Course Length

February and July for day programs

If you're studying during the evening, you can enrol throughout the year. If enrolling outside the normal start dates of February and July, you may be required to return in the following year to complete outstanding units

Full time: 6 months (3 days per week)

Part time: 12 months (1 evening per week) 

Time taken to complete this course will vary depending on individual input

For information regarding dates such as enrolment, orientation and study breaks please visit the Academic Calendars page

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Career Outcomes

After successful completion of our property services course, you may gain employment as a qualified Real Estate Agent

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Entry Requirements

You must have successfully completed Year 12 (VCE) or equivalent, or be a mature age applicant


To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs, Box Hill Institute will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.

A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.


VTAC and direct entry

Recognition of Prior Learning is available.

Pathways & Accreditation

Upon successful completion of our property services course you can progress to the Diploma of Property Services (Agency Management). You may also be able to apply for similar courses at a more advanced level at other institutions or universities, and possibly receive credit for studies already completed.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 4

Fees & Finance Options

This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Fee
Gov. Subsidised - Standard $2,718.00
Gov. Subsidised - Concession $544.00
Full Tuition Fee $7,626.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities*$155.00
Core Skills Support**$75.00
Annual Material Fees$898.45
Retain Course Items***No fee applies
* Does not apply to VETDSS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETDSS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.
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Course Structure

You will study 24 units consisting of 9 core units and 15 elective units

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