Estate Agent Courses

Real Estate Courses in South Africa

All real estate agents in South Africa must hold valid estate agent qualifications as set out by the Estate Agents Affairs Board (EAAB). To make the process of becoming a qualified estate agent as quick and easy as possible, we’ve developed a range of online estate agent courses. Our online courses are easy to follow and offer an interactive e-Learning environment that is unmatched in South Africa. The best part is that you can complete your real estate agent course at your own pace from home, work or while on the go, using any computer or mobile device of your choice!

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NQF Courses

R10,500 ex VAT
6 Months
NQF4 Real Estate Occupational Certificate

NQF Level 4: Real Estate Occupational Certificate: SAQA ID 118714

Starting July 1, 2024, completing this course is mandatory for becoming a Property Practitioner. Obtaining NQF4 certification improves career prospects within the real estate sector, demonstrating competence and dedication to prospective employers and clients alike.

R3,900 ex VAT
3 Months
NQF 4 RPL Real Estate Course

NQF Level 4 Real Estate RPL

Recognition of Prior Learning applies to any agent who can prove that they have been active in the industry and believe they are an ideal applicant for RPL. When you apply for this three-month course, you must pass an accreditation quiz. NQF4 in RPL consists of questions that test your industry knowledge and field experience and ask you to provide evidence of your property activities.

R850 ex VAT
6 Weeks
NQF Level 4 Functional Mathematics

NQF Level 4 Fundamental Mathematics

As a pre-requisite to the NQF4 59097 Real Estate qualification, you must have Fundamental Mathematics at the matric or NQF3 level. This six-week fundamental mathematics course is designed as part of the NQF4 59097 and cannot be used for any other application. It is specific to real estate measurement, accounting calculations, and determining statistics for running property surveys.

R850 ex VAT
6 Weeks
NQF4 Literacy Course

NQF4 Literacy

Another pre-requisite to the NQF4 59097 Real Estate qualification is that you have passed a second South African language at matric or NQF Level 3. This short six-week bridging course is presented in English and Afrikaans. We hold free interactive webinars where you can participate with queries, group discussions and the like. Literacy must be started once you have completed your NQF4 course.

R7,900 ex VAT
6 Months
NQF5 Real Estate Course

NQF Level 5 Real Estate

To become a Principal Property Practitioner, you must complete your NQF Level 5 qualification and then your PDE5 exam. The pre-requisite to your NQF5 is to have completed your NQF4 Real Estate ID: 59097. If you are exempt from your NQF5 but do not have Matric mathematics or a second South African language, you will have to complete our short bridging courses for these subjects.

R4,900 ex VAT
3 Months
NQF 5 RPL Real Estate Course

NQF Level 5 Real Estate RPL

Recognition of Prior Learning for NQF5 applies to any full-status property practitioner who has managed an estate agency firm and believes they are a suitable applicant for RPL. To apply for this three-month course, you must pass an accreditation quiz. The course does not supply study guides as by Recognition of Prior Learning, you know and can supply workplace evidence.

R36,500 ex VAT
24 Months

NQF Level 6 Facilities Manager

Enter the multi-billion Facilities Management arena where skills are scarce and salaries highly competitive. This two-year course carries 262 SAQA credits at NQF level 6. Once you have completed this course, you will write an exam with the regulatory authority, SAFMA, to earn your certification. The prerequisite to taking on this opportunity is having an NQF4 qualification.

R19,000 ex VAT
12 Months
NQF 2 New Venture Creation SMME Course

NQF Level 2 New Venture Creation SMME

Are you an emerging entrepreneur fresh out of school, realising that you must acquire business knowledge to be the next emerging tycoon? This twelve-month course has 138 credits which may be used to offset part of a future qualification. Learn how to successfully tender for business opportunities within the public sector and gain management, financial and marketing skills.

R16,000 ex VAT
12 Months
New Venture Creation Course

NQF Level 4 New Venture Creation

Take that step – start your medium business venture! This incredible twelve-month course offers 149 SAQA credits and will solidify your dreams! Do you want not only to manage but to grow your business? You will need all the skills we offer to achieve tender acquisitions and apply technical business management and strategies. You will be able to not only grow but to sustain your business.

Exemption NQF 4 & 5

R1,600 ex VAT
6 Weeks
The Authority Exemption for NQF

The Authority Exemption for NQF Level 4 & 5 (RPL) Course

Exemptions are offered for NQF qualifications in full. Applicants who qualify for exemption can take this course and be assisted by PropAcademy with their exemption application to The Authority.

PDE (Professional Designated Exam) Level 4 & 5 in Real Estate

R1,050 ex VAT
6 Weeks
Professional Designated Exam (PDE4) Course for Estate Agents

PDE Level 4 Real Estate Course (PDE 4)

Once you are found competent by The Authority (EAAB), you will hold a Full Status/Property Practitioner Fidelity Fund Certificate. You can complete this course in less than 6-weeks depending on your knowledge and experience in the field.

R1,150 ex VAT
6 Weeks
PDE 5 Real Estate Course

PDE Level 5 Real Estate Course (PDE 5)

The PropAcademy PDE5 Real Estate course is designed to ensure that you can study to achieve your PDE5 qualification in your own time and from anywhere. With our expert, easy-to-use learning materials, you’ll find studying for your PDE5 qualification stimulating and enjoyable. Click to learn more and get started today.

Commercial & Industrial Courses

R36,500 ex VAT
24 Months

NQF Level 6 Facilities Manager

Enter the multi-billion Facilities Management arena where skills are scarce and salaries highly competitive. This two-year course carries 262 SAQA credits at NQF level 6. Once you have completed this course, you will write an exam with the regulatory authority, SAFMA, to earn your certification. The prerequisite to taking on this opportunity is having an NQF4 qualification.

R9,000 ex VAT
8 Weeks
Commercial Property Management Course

Commercial Property Management Course

This skill-enhancing course is presented practically, aimed at teaching aspirant property portfolio managers the full spectrum of commercial property management so that they understand the various career paths that may be open to them.

R850 ex VAT
30 Days
Commercial Sale & Lease Contracts CPD Course

Commercial Sale & Lease Contracts Course

This 30-day eLearning course outlines the requirements of a Commercial Sale & Lease Contracts. It empowers the property practitioner with the knowledge to advise his client on how best to structure the investment for maximum return.

R790 ex VAT
1 Week
Commercial Building Management Course

Commercial Building Management Course

All Portfolio Managers must understand the implications and responsibilities of managing a commercial or retail property like a shopping centre. This one-week course explains the ramifications of not understanding the Occupational Health & Safety Act and guides you through all aspects of managing your Landlords asset.

R1,990 ex VAT
3 Weeks
Commercial Landlord & Tenant Relationships Course

Commercial Landlord & Tenant Relationships

This three-week skill-enhancing course explains the relationship that must be maintained between a landlord and a tenant in a commercial or retail property. The Practitioner will learn how to analyse, evaluate, apply marketing, administer and manage the landlord and tenant-related functions.

Skill Enhancing Courses

R9,000 ex VAT
8 Weeks
Commercial Property Management Course

Commercial Property Management Course

This skill-enhancing course is presented practically, aimed at teaching aspirant property portfolio managers the full spectrum of commercial property management so that they understand the various career paths that may be open to them.

R2,600 ex VAT
12 Weeks
Valuation Skills Course

Valuation Skills Course

This 12-week course allows you to gain a solid foundation in all matters relating to property valuation. The programme covers topical issues of property valuation, after which you will be able to analyse the market and estimate the values of different types of properties.

R2,600 ex VAT
12 Weeks
Property Management Course

Property Management Course

Not only does Property Management encompass the normal management of an investment, but it also helps you to negotiate the best deal for yourself and your client when managing, leasing, buying & selling within his/her investment portfolio.

R1,100 ex VAT
30 Days
FIC Compliance Course

FIC Compliance Course

Regulation legislates that all Property Practitioners must adhere to the FIC Act No 38 of 2001 as amended failing which they will be heavily prosecuted. This 30-day course easily explains the steps you must take to ensure compliance.

R300 ex VAT
10 Days
Introduction to Property Ownership Course: Part 1

Introduction to Property Ownership Course: Part 1

This 10-day eLearning course outlines the requirements of Property Ownership - Part 1. Before purchasing a property the investor and the property practitioner must be aware of the implication of buying into a scheme.

R300 ex VAT
10 Days
Introduction to Property Ownership Course - Part 2

Introduction to Property Ownership Course: Part 2

Part 2 of our Property Ownership course completes the knowledge that you will need as a property developer or property investor. If you are a candidate property practitioner entering the industry, this course can be used towards your EAAB intern logbook.

R790 ex VAT
1 Week
Commercial Building Management Course

Commercial Building Management Course

All Portfolio Managers must understand the implications and responsibilities of managing a commercial or retail property like a shopping centre. This one-week course explains the ramifications of not understanding the Occupational Health & Safety Act and guides you through all aspects of managing your Landlords asset.

R85 ex VAT
1 Week
Developing a Go-to-Market Strategy Course in South Africa

A Quick Guide to Developing a Go-to-Market Strategy

This one-week skill-enhancing course shows you how to create activity and excitement about your products. You will understand how to establish a plan for new product messaging, sales, distribution and success and apply them to your industry.

R300 ex VAT
1 Week
A Guide to Navigating Team Dynamics Course

Navigating Team Dynamics Course

The Guide to Navigating Team Dynamics course is easy to follow and comprises online training videos, discussions and quizzes.

R300 ex VAT
1 Week
Secrets to Winning Sales Presentations Course

Secrets to Winning Sales Presentations

This Secrets to Winning Sales Presentations course pinpoints how your solution will benefit the potential customer. It shows you how to keep your client’s mission, and values in mind as you write and tailor your proposal, ensuring your presentation is more customised and help you stand out from the crowd.

R300 ex VAT
10 Days
Property Law in South Africa

Introduction to Property Law Course

This 10-day eLearning course outlines the requirements of Property Law in the real estate space, defining sectors of property law that all real estate property practitioners in South Africa must practice to be compliant.

R1,990 ex VAT
3 Weeks
Commercial Landlord & Tenant Relationships Course

Commercial Landlord & Tenant Relationships

This three-week skill-enhancing course explains the relationship that must be maintained between a landlord and a tenant in a commercial or retail property. The Practitioner will learn how to analyse, evaluate, apply marketing, administer and manage the landlord and tenant-related functions.

R300 ex VAT
10 Days
Introduction to Trust Account & Fidelity Fund Online Course

Introduction to Trust Accounts & Fidelity Fund Course

This skill-enhancing eLearning course outlines the requirements of Trust Account and Fidelity Fund in the real estate industry, defining sectors of Trust Account and Fidelity Fund that all real estate property practitioners in South Africa must practice remaining compliant.

R300 ex VAT
1 Week
Becomming the Boss Course

Becoming the Boss: A Guide for New Managers

You don’t have to be the smartest, most experienced, or even the most talented person in the room to be the best manager. Rather, you need to know how to motivate and empower others. Focus on bringing out the best in your team, and your team will produce the best results.

R300 ex VAT
10 Days
Introduction to Mandates & Commissions Course

Introduction to Mandates & Commissions Course

This 10-day eLearning course gives the practitioner skills that he can use when procuring mandates in the industry which will result in the required outcome. It defines the various stages of what the client expects from the practitioner.

R300 ex VAT
1 Week
A Guide to Navigating Team Dynamics Course

A Guide to Managing Remote Teams

You can’t manage a remote team like an in-person team—and expect the same results. Remote management calls for a different approach. In this course, you’ll expand your management toolkit with strategies which include how to keep remote workers connected.

R300 ex VAT
10 Days
Introduction to Land Use Controls Course

Introduction to Land Use Controls Course

This 10-day eLearning course outlines the requirements of Land Usage Controls. If you are wanting to purchase a property to develop, whether vacant land or land with an immovable structure, you must take this course.

R300 ex VAT
1 Week
Motivating Your Team Course

Motivating Your Team

Motivated employees are more productive, more satisfied with their jobs, and more resilient. That means that team managers who can better motivate their teams can create better team outcomes. This relates directly to the property industry, where property practitioners work in teams.

R300 ex VAT
10 Days
Introduction to Property Development Schemes Course

Introduction to Property Development Schemes Course

This 10-day eLearning course explains different types of property development, how to apply the knowledge to your needs, the various legislation and what your contract of purchase should include.

R300 ex VAT
1 Week
Working Across Cultures Course

Working Across Cultures

To work effectively with people from different cultures, you need to be aware of cultural differences. In this course, we'll look at some of those differences and how to interact with people who are on the opposite side of the cultural spectrum.

R3,200 ex VAT
10 Days
10 Steps to Property Development

10 Steps to Property Development

What better way to obtain a grounding in property development than by taking this short course? We cover the entire spectrum of property development, from sourcing a viable property, managing the development process, and handing over the last unit to a satisfied customer.

R300 ex VAT
10 Days
Trust Account Simplified CPD Course

Trust Account Simplified

At PropAcademy, we understand real estate and can read between the legislation, the Acts and the requirements of the Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority so that we give you the essential facts to keep you and your agency compliant. We show you how to avoid exorbitant fines.

R600 ex VAT
30 Days
Residential Sale Agreement Course

Residential Sale Agreement Course

This 30-day eLearning course outlines the requirements of a residential sale agreement. It empowers the property practitioner with the knowledge to advise his client on how best to structure the investment for maximum return.

R500 ex VAT
10 Days
Residential Lease Agreement Course

Residential Lease Agreement Course

This 10-day eLearning course outlines the requirements of a residential lease agreement. It empowers the property practitioner with the knowledge to advise his client correctly and protect his clients' interests.

R850 ex VAT
30 Days
Commercial Sale & Lease Contracts CPD Course

Commercial Sale & Lease Contracts Course

This 30-day eLearning course outlines the requirements of a Commercial Sale & Lease Contracts. It empowers the property practitioner with the knowledge to advise his client on how best to structure the investment for maximum return.

R300 ex VAT
10 Days
POPI Act Course

POPIA (Protection of Personal Information) Course

How better to understand a mind-blowing Act than by using course material developed by PropAcademy, which is designed to give you what you need – specific information that may be adapted to your business and a suggested draft manual?

Intern Logbook Courses

R3,000 ex VAT
3 Months
Intern Logbook Residential Premium Course

PPRA Logbook: Residential Premium Course

Real Estate legislation requires all candidate property practitioners to produce a Portfolio of Evidence (PoE) over 12 months, reflecting their practical experience and knowledge during their first year at work. PropAcademy’s innovative online course will help you get it right the first time.

R3,000 ex VAT
3 Months
Intern Logbook Commercial & Industrial (C&I) Premium Course

PPRA Intern Logbook: C&I Premium Course

This Logbook course is related to the Commercial & Industrial sector of the property industry and includes Developers, Facility Managers and Brokers. The PPRA regulates that this PoE must be completed and submitted on the twelfth month from the date of issue of your FFC.

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