resident letting agent (rla) licence course
As a career, real estate really is what you make it. There are so many different kinds of real estate careers to choose from – one being a Resident Letting Agent (RLA).
A Resident Letting Agent rents out and manages units in a building complex (which is their principal place of business), as well as operating a trust account on behalf of the complex.
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WHY THIS COURSE
- Personalised Access one-on-one support from our industry expert tutors to achieve your goals faster.
- Flexible Online self-paced learning so you can study when best suits you.
- Industry relevant Our close ties to the real estate industry through our members means we understand what’s happening in real estate right now. We know exactly what you need to succeed and get your Resident Letting Agent (RLA) Licence.
- Best practice We represent real estate in Queensland, so we want to help you be among the best in the profession.
- Trusted Chosen by over 60,000 real estate professionals to launch their careers.
We’ve represented Queensland real estate for more than 100 years. We have the knowledge, the network and the credibility to help you succeed.
Streamlined assessments and a new state-of-the-art online learning platform. We also offer more assessment support from qualified trainers.
More real estate professionals trust the REIQ for training than any other QLD provider. More than a piece of paper, we give you what you need to know.
About the program
How long will it take me to complete the course?
This course is made up of 15 units of competency. You have up to 6 months to complete the course, during which time you can access your course content wherever and whenever you want.
How is the course delivered?
This course is available via online self-paced study.
Once you sign up, we will provide you with a login for our e-learning platform, aXelerate. You will be able to log into your account and access learning materials at any time.
The completion of this course will enable you to apply for a Resident Letting Agent (RLA) Licence from the Office of Fair Trading which will allow you to rent out and manage units in a building complex, collect rent on behalf of this complex and operate a trust account.
Structure and subjects
Upon successful completion of this course you’ll be issued with a Statement of Attainment with the following competencies:
- CPPREP4001 – Prepare for professional practice in real estate
- CPPREP4002 – Access and interpret ethical practice in real estate
- CPPREP4003 – Access and interpret legislation in real estate
- CPPREP4102 – Market property
- CPPRE4121 – Establish landlord relationships
- CPPREP4005 – Prepare to work with real estate trust accounts
- CPPREP4125 – Transact in trust accounts
- CPPREP4122 – Manage tenant relationships
- CPPREP4123 – Manage tenancy
- CPPREP4124 – End tenancy
- CPREP5006 – Manage operational finances in the property industry
- CPPREP4503 – Present at hearings in real estate
- CPPREP4181 – Manage onsite residential property
These units form part of the CPP41419 Certificate IV in Real Estate Practice and CPP51119 Diploma of Property (Agency Management).
Here’s what others have to say
What REIQ graduates say
how they make the industry work for them
Nathalie Southwell, Macwell Property
Daniel Brisblat, Place Graceville
Angela Duncan, Ray White Aspley Group
Pascal Pierre, LJ Hooker Pacific Pines
Frequently asked questions
How are students supported to complete the course?
We offer personalised one-on-one tutorial sessions which are included in your course fees. These are conducted by Skype, FaceTime, phone or email. Trainers are also contactable by phone and email to help answer your questions during business hours. Book your free student support session here.
Do you offer custom private training?
Are there any prerequisites?
There are no pre-requisites to study this course. It is not a requirement of this course that you hold a Registration Certificate or Full Real Estate Licence.
However, all REIQ courses require LLN (Language, Literacy and Numeracy) capabilities, such as a working knowledge of the English language and an understanding of various mathematical calculations. To ensure your ability to successfully complete our courses, you are required to demonstrate your LLN skills by completing a short LLN quiz as part of the enrolment process. Before completing your enrolment please refer to and read through the Student Handbook and Terms & Conditions.
What equipment do I need to undertake the course?
You will need:
- A computer to access online learning materials and undertake online assessments.
- Internet access for research, submitting online assessment items, and email for communication purposes and tutor assistance.
- A Unique Student Identifier (USI) that can be obtained at www.usi.gov.au
What experience do the course trainers have?
Our trainers and assessors have at least 13 years of experience in the real estate industry and are selected for their expertise and their ability to convey their skills and knowledge to students. The REIQ prides itself on providing up-to-date information, quality materials and comprehensive support to students undertaking their study with us. All REIQ training and assessment is developed by industry trainers in consultation with REIQ members and specialists in the subject area. All materials are regularly updated to ensure that REIQ’s training is meeting the needs of an ever-changing real estate profession.
Do you offer recognition of prior learning?
Absolutely! Please review to our Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Terms & Conditions for more information.
What happens after I complete the course?
Upon successful completion of your assessments, the REIQ will issue you a Statement of Attainment which you can take to the Office of Fair Trading to apply for a Resident Letting Agent licence.