MD CE Requirements – Maryland Real Estate Commission

Maryland Real Estate State Continuing Education (CE) Requirements

Real Estate Salesperson & Associate Broker
(non-team leader or manager)

State Required Hours: 15 Credit Hours (No Duplicate Classes). 10.5 Hours Of Required Courses And 4.5 Hours Of Elective Courses.

MD Salespersons & Associate Brokers (Residential)
  • 3.0 Credit Hours | MD Legislative Update (Category: A)
  • 3.0 Credit Hours | MD Ethics, Flipping, & Predatory Lending (Category: D)
  • 3.0 Credit Hours | BRAD: Brokerage Relationships & Disclosures formerly MREC Agency – Residential (Category: H)
  • 1.5 Credit Hours | MD Fair Housing (Category: C)

Real Estate Broker, Team Leader, or Office/Branch Manager

State Required Hours: 15 Credit Hours (No Duplicate Classes). 13.5 Hours Of Required Courses And 1.5 Hours Of Elective Courses.

MD Brokers, Team Leaders, or Office/Branch Managers (Residential)
  • 3.0 Credit Hours | MD Legislative Update (Category: A)
  • 3.0 Credit Hours | MD Ethics, Flipping, & Predatory Lending (Category: D)
  • 3.0 Credit Hours | BRAD: Brokerage Relationships & Disclosures formerly MREC Agency – Residential (Category: H)
  • 1.5 Credit Hours | MD Fair Housing (Category: C)
  • 3.0 Credit Hours | MREC Supervision (Category: I)

Please Note: Classes can be rescheduled up to one time. If registered for a class and does not attend without notice, there is no refund. Tristar Academy gives a 24-Hours window for cancellation or one reschedule via email.

Elective Credit For DC: The Below Classes are Available for DC Elective Credits for $10 Per Class. You may add this to your course at the time of registration online or over the phone

  • BRAD: Brokerage Relationships & Disclosures formerly MREC Agency – Residential
  • MD Ethics, Flipping, & Predatory Lending


CE Credit Uploading: 
CE Credits are uploaded electronically directly to the DLLR Real Estate Commission website. Once the credits are uploaded, you receive an email receipt of your CE credit completion. The State requires Real Estate Educators to upload the completed CE credit within five to seven days after the completed class date. The State no longer requires for a certification of completion to be issued. 
Tristar Academy uploads the completed credits within 24 hours after completion along with a certificate of completion.

Tristar Academy is an Approved Real Estate Education Provider by the Maryland Real Estate Commission. School License ID: 1805. Click Here to View the List of Approved Education Providers

License Renewal Date: Every Two Years From The Date The License Was Issued To The Licensee. You Can Find Your Expiration Date On The Bottom Of Your License Or Click Here to Find Your License Expiration Date On The DLLR Website

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Maryland Real Estate Commission
500 North Calvert Street, 3rd Floor Baltimore, MD 21202-3651
Phone: 410.230.6230 | Fax 410.333.0023
Email: [email protected]