Total Hours Required: 30
Education Due By: 2 years from last renewal
Elective Hours: 27
Mandatory Hours: 3
License Level: All
Renewal Cycle: 2 years


Online Limitations:

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

Online Info:

Licensees must complete 30-hours of approved continuing education, including a 3-hour Core Course.

A minimum of 15 hours must be completed within 24 months of your renewal date. You may also submit up to 15 hours of unused continuing education that was completed within 48 months of your renewal date.


Roster Required: No

Roster Process: N/A

Roster Sent: N/A

Washington Real Estate License Level: First Time Renewal Requirements

Total Hours Required: 90.00

Elective Hours: 30.00

Mandatory Hours: 63.00

Renewal Cycle: N/A

Renewal Date: N/A

Online Info:

The education required for first active renewal of a Broker's license must include the following:

30-hour Advanced Practices Course

30-hour Real Estate Law Course

30 hours of approved continuing education, including a 3-hour Core Course

The hours must be completed after the date of first licensure.


Roster Required: No

Roster Process: N/A

Roster Sent: N/A 

CE Approved Courses

Approved for 8 hours:
Mastering Your Time to Achieve Your Goals (RS 103), Converting Leads into Closings (RS 120), Win-Win Negotiation Techniques (RS 121), Building a Team to Grow Your Business (RS 122), 7 Things Successful Agents do Differently: A Proven Business System (RS 126)

Approved for 14.5 hours:
Business Planning and Marketing for the Residential Specialist (RS 200)

Approved for 15 hours:
Effective Buyer Sales Strategies 
(RS 202), Buying and Selling Income Properties (RS 204)

Approved for 16 hours:
Listing Strategies for the Residential Specialist (RS 201), Financing Solutions to Close the Deal (RS 205), Technologies to Advance Your Business (RS 206), Building an Exceptional Customer Service Referral Business  (RS 210)

Approved for 8 hours of credit:
Elective Courses - RS 150 Ninja Selling, RS 155 Ninja Selling II , RS 173 Ninja Selling III 

Washington State Department of Licensing
2000 4th Ave. West
Post Office Box 9048
Olympia, WA 98502
Phone: 360-664-6505
Fax: 360-664-6505