This qualification is for estate agents, letting agents, commercial property agents and real property auctioneers. 

To achieve this qualification, learners will show they appreciate the importance of compliance within the regulatory environment, demonstrate understanding of the impact of the business’s actions and the regulatory touchpoints in relation to data protection, discrimination, environmental issues, ethics and financial integrity.

Learners need to demonstrate awareness of the provisions for consumer and business protection and acknowledged industry standards and codes of practice, along with an overarching understanding of business planning, the role of HR and conventions on risk management.

Assessment will also examine how to gauge business requirements for systems, IT policies and procedures, how to approach budgeting and forecasting, as well as brand strategies and marketing tools, techniques and practices.

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This is qualification is available UK wide as a Level 4 (comparable to SCQF Level 7).

Registration fee: £50  |  Exam fees: £125 per exam
Total cost: £550 (registration, four exams and certification)
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What will be covered?

This qualification is made up of four units. For more information on each unit's learning outcomes open the panels below.

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How long will it take?

We estimate it takes approximately 250 hours of study to complete. From your registration date you will have two years to complete your qualification. If you fail to pass in this timescale you'll need to re-register.

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How will I be assessed?

Each unit is assessed through an online exam. Unit 1 is a short answer essay type exam, Units, 2, 3 and 4 are assessed by 30 questions set by Propertymark Qualifications in each exam.

What will I get?

You will receive a nationally recognised qualification at a level comparable to a Higher National Certificate (HNC).