Melbourne’s house prices are reaching new highs. If you would like to work in the real estate sector, or one day own your own business, this course is your first step. Get qualified with our partial Certificate IV in Property Services - Agent's Representative course. Going once, twice, three times ... SOLD.
Gain the required industry qualification
Take advantage of the hot Melbourne real estate market to earn top rates. In our Certificate IV in Property Services, you’ll learn how the industry operates and the processes involved in legislation, listing, sales and property management.
You will meet the requirements to work as an Agent’s Representative (you must provide a Statement of Attainment showing you hold the required educational qualification).
If you’re eligible under the industry criteria, your employer will give you written permission to act on his or her behalf as an Agent’s Representative. For details of eligibility and employment as an Agent’s Representative, please contact the Business Licensing Authority on 1300 135 452 before enrolling in the course.
Industry connections and resources
Our teachers are industry-experienced and know the market well. Learn from our experienced teaching staff with extensive experience in the real estate industry. They’ll be on hand to mentor you every step of the way. You’ll also benefit from networking opportunities through careers nights.
You’ll be able to work under the supervision of a licensed estate agent in roles such as:
- Agent’s Representative
- Property Manager
- Leasing Manager
- Sales Manager
Placements are available through negotiation with teachers. Our staff have a range of industry contacts and can assist you to find a suitable work placement.
Recognition of Prior Learning
You can seek RPL where your work or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. Academic Credit is granted on a case-by-case basis, according to our Academic Credit policy and associated procedures. Applications for Academic Credit will be assessed by relevant Melbourne Polytechnic academics and where appropriate, industry experts.
Referrals to agencies are available through negotiation with teachers. Our staff have a range of industry contacts.
This course covers off three units of the full Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate) and is a partial qualification only.
For any additional information on this partial qualfication and introducation to real estate as an Agent’s Representative, please contact an Education and Careers Advisor (ECA), on 03 9269 8400, or by email. You can also book online.
DepartmentBusiness Management and Finance
Course note: Day program – 1 week full-time.
Class Schedule: *
Mon - AM and PM
Tue - AM and PM
Wed - AM and PM
Thu - AM and PM
Fri - AM and PM
*Classes run across these days and times. Detailed timetable information is available from an Education and Career Advisor
Modes of DeliveryClassroom
The student tuition fees as published are correct at time of publication and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. All enrolments excluding RPL/RCC and Higher Education incur an Amenities fee with a maximum cap of $250
MaterialsMost stationery materials will be provided in the classroom. You’ll be advised of any prescribed textbooks at the time of enrolment.
Entrance RequirementsStudents must have:
- command of both written and spoken English
- documentation and research skills
- computer skills for web, word processing, presentations and email
Pathways to further studyAfter achieving the three units from the CPP40307 Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate), you may undertake further units to complete the full qualification.
Career PathwaysYou can use this program to kick-start your lifelong career in real estate, going on to become a fully licensed real estate agent and/or operate your own real estate business.
Units Of Study
The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.
|CPPDSM4007A||IDENTIFY LEGAL AND ETHICAL REQUIREMENTS OF PROPERTY MANAGEMENT TO COMPLETE AGENCY WORK||30|
|CPPDSM4008A||IDENTIFY LEGAL AND ETHICAL REQUIREMENTS OF PROPERTY SALES TO COMPLETE AGENCY WORK||30|
|CPPDSM4080A||WORK IN THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY||20|
Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.