Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate)
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 flexible self-paced or 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.
|VTAC Code||Box Hill-5100252234; Lilydale-5100252234;|
|Study Level||Certificate IV|
PT: 12 months
|Course Type||Victorian TAFE Course|
|Campuses||Box Hill Campus|
|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 VETiS or Short course students.
** Does not apply to VETiS, 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.
February and July for day programs
If you're studying during the evening or self-paced, 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
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 the Institute and CAE 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.
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
After successful completion of our property services course, you may gain employment as a qualified Real Estate Agent
You will study 4 core units
|CPPDSM4015B||MINIMISE AGENCY AND CONSUMER RISK||30.0|
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to minimise risk to all aspects of agency business and to consumers. It includes identifying potential risks to the agency and its clients, analysing the causes and potential impact of risks, and implementing agency policies and procedures to minimise risks to the agency and consumers.
The unit may form part of the licensing requirements for persons engaged in property development and management activities, including those working in the real estate, business broking, stock and station agency and property operations and development sectors, in those States and Territories where these are regulated activities.
|CPPDSM4009B||INTERPRET LEGISLATION TO COMPLETE AGENCY WORK||30.0|
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to source and interpret legislation affecting real estate operations. It includes identifying and applying statutory interpretation techniques, identifying and tracking changes to relevant real estate legislation and industry codes of conduct and maintaining appropriate records.
The unit may form part of the licensing requirements for persons engaged in real estate activities in those States and Territories where these are regulated activities.
This unit involves the implementation, monitoring and review of strategies for the ongoing management of finance. It also includes day-to-day financial management of the business. It is suitable for existing micro and small businesses or a department in a larger organisation.
This unit involves the implementation, monitoring and review of strategies for the ongoing management of finance. It also includes day-to-day financial management of the business. It is suitable for existing micro and small businesses or a department in a larger organisation
|BSBRKG304A||MAINTAIN BUSINESS RECORDS||30.0|
This unit describes the work required to maintain the records of a business or records system in good order on a day-to-day basis. It includes the work to gather together records that are subject to business or records system updates, to perform those updates, and to retrieve reports from the system in response to a request.