Continuing Education

The Oregon Real Estate Agency mandates that all real estate licensees must take a minimum total of 30 continuing education (CE) hours per renewal period. This includes a 3 hour Law & Rule Required Course.

Review the OREA Active Renewal Tutorial 

Read the OREA CE Brochure

OAR offers CE throughout the year in various locations across the State. Check out the calendar for current courses.

Rules & Requirements – The Oregon Real Estate Agency

First active license renewal

  • Take the following from Certified Continuing Education Providers ​before renewal date:
  • 3-hour Law and Rule Required Course
  • 27-hour Broker Advanced Practices​
  • Enter continuing education course information into eLicense.
  • Renew your license in eLicense.
  • Keep your certificates of attendance for 3 years.

Active renewals after first

  • For all your active renewals after your first, you must:
  • Take the following from Certified Continuing Education Providers within 2 years before renewal:
  • 3-hour Law and Rule Required Course.
  • ​A minimum of 27 additional hours of continuing education in required topics.
  • Enter continuing education course information into eLicense.
  • Renew your license in eLicense.
  • Keep your certificates of attendance for 3 years.

CE Certificates

Following each OAR CE course, CE certificates will be available via your Member Profile within one week.

If the course was not hosted by OAR, you will need to follow-up with the appropriate Certified Provider for questions.

We have provided this quick reference guide with directions on completing and tracking your 30 hours of CE each renewal period using the OREA record-keeping form and OAR certificates.

Past Courses

OAR only has records of the courses you have taken with us. If you have taken a course with another Certified Provider, you need to follow-up with them for questions.