South Dakota - Real Estate Agents Continuing Education Requirements - RRC

South Dakota

Real Estate CE Courses South Dakota
Total Hours Required: 24
Education Due By: 11/30/2022
Elective Hours: 12
Mandatory Hours: 12
License Level: Broker Associate and (Responsible) Broker
Renewal Cycle: 2 years

CE Approved Courses

Effective March 26, 2020, All live classroom offerings are CE approved for the live-virtual format.

Approved for 8 hours: Approved for 16 hours: Approved for 12 hours of elective credit and 4 hours of required credit:

General Information

Online Limitations

No more than 8 hours of CE may be taken in one day. There are no limits on the number of CE hours allowed to be taken online.

Online Info

South Dakota Real Estate Licensees are required to take 24 hours of continuing education every 2 years. At least 12 of the 24 hours must include study in any combination of the following areas: Real Estate Contracts, Real Estate License Law, Fair Housing, Ethics, Environmental Issues, Antitrust, The American with Disabilities Act, or Brokerage Services.

Exemptions to Continuing Education Requirements

The SDREC office may make exceptions and grant extensions for continuing education for reasons of health, military service or other good cause if proof is provided to the commission office.


Roster Required: Yes

Roster Process: Rosters are emailed every Friday. It is not necessary for rosters to be received before a licensee can renew. **If you need or want the roster submitted earlier than the scheduled date, there is a $10 rush fee for that service.**

Roster Sent: Every 7 days 

South Dakota Real Estate Commission
221 W. Capitol Ave. 
Suite 101
Pierre, SD 57501
Phone: 605-773-3600
Fax: 605-773-7175
Web:South Dakota Real Estate Commission