Licensing and Training Center

The state-approved Illinois Association of REALTORS® Licensing & Training Center makes it easy to start your career in real estate. Learn about pre-licensing requirements and find courses for obtaining your real estate broker, managing broker or leasing agent license.

Broker License

Step-by-Step Guide:
How to get your
broker license


Managing Broker License

Step-by-Step Guide:
How to get your
managing broker license


Continuing Education

CE requirements and available courses.

2014 Broker License Renewal Requirements

IAR Instructors | Proctor locations (pdf)

The IAR Licensing & Training Center also has classroom, online and home study options available to complete your CE training.

Education Lookup

Use the IAR Education Lookup to check your CE status
NOTE: Only IAR-sponsored courses will appear.
Ill. Dept. of Financial and Professional Regulation's CE Look Up Click Here

Graduate REALTOR® Institute (GRI)- As Easy as 1-2-3

Getting your GRI has never been easier with 30+ franchise, broker and designation courses that are approved to qualify you for Course 1 GRI credit. Save time and move directly to Course 2!  See the list of approved classes and complete the GRI Equivalency Form (pdf).


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2016 Broker License Renewal

You don't have to leave home!
The IAR Licensing & Training Center is your trusted source for state-approved real estate licensing and continuing education including state-of-the-art, convenient interactive course webinars.

CE and Pre-license study guides, home study courses and exam prep materials available at the IAR REALTOR® Store,, 1-800-529-2696

Why you should become a REALTOR®

Education Lookup

IAR Instructors

Proctor locations (pdf)


Full/Mobile Switcher

Mobile Education