Tennessee - Real Estate Agents Continuing Education Requirements - RRC


Real Estate CE Courses Tennessee
Total Hours Required: 16
Education Due By: 2 years from last renewal
Elective Hours: 10
Mandatory Hours: 6
License Level: All
Renewal Cycle: 2 years

CE Approved Courses

Effective April 8, 2020, All live classroom offerings are CE approved for the live-virtual format.

The following are approved for both continuing education credits and post-licensing education.

Approved for 8 hours: Approved for 14 hours: Approved for 16 hours:
















General Information

Online Limitations

The Tennessee Real Estate Commission requires a timing mechanism for all distance education courses to ensure that courses cannot be completed in less time than the approved credit hours. Please note that your course will time out after 30 minutes of inactivity!

There are no limits on the number of CE hours allowed to be taken online.

Online Info

Tennessee Real Estate Associate Brokers and Brokers are required to take 16 hours of CE (10 elective and 6 mandatory TREC CORE) is a condition precedent to renewal and must be completed on or before the expiration date of the license. Licensees should remember that a failure to complete the TREC Core Course will prevent renewal of the license even if the licensee completes a total of 16 hours of education. (The Commission could increase the number of hours in the required Core Course).

NOTE: Pre-license courses may not be used for continuing education.

NOTE: The Commission could increase the number of hours in the required Core Course.

No Final Exam Passing Requirement


Roster Required: Yes

Roster Process: Rosters are emailed every Thursday. Rosters are due within 10 days of course completion. Completions take 24-48 hours to post to the web. **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 

Tennessee Real Estate Commission
500 James Robertson Pkwy 4th Floor
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone: 615-741-2273 
Fax: 615-741-0313
E-Mail: TREC.info@tn.gov
Web: Tennessee Real Estate Commission