Doorway to real estate
IF YOU’RE looking to start a career in real estate, this course could help you get a foot in the door.
The Open College’s Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate) can give graduates the chance to apply for a licence through Fair Trading and operate their own office.
The course covers managing a real estate agency to preparing reports and property management. Property law is also studied.
The course can lead to a range of jobs including property manager, property officer, real estate sales agent or assistant.
Buying and selling property is often an emotional time and the course features role-playing exercises covering topics from tribunal rental matters to handling client conflict. Students attend public auctions and complete assignments.
To work in this industry you should have a current driver’s licence and be prepared to work weekends. Details: opencolleges.edu.au