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PEIREA Pre- Licensing Course


Note: To be eligible to take this course, all participants are required to be fully vaccinated to comply with Holland College vaccination requirements. To review the most recent version of the Holland College Ease-Back Plan, click here.

The PEIREA Pre-Licensing course curriculum is designed to prepare individuals to enter the real estate profession with an acceptable level of technical working knowledge, competence, and skills. The program utilizes an integrated learning design that incorporates on campus classes, self-study and online resources. The course is offered at Holland College’s Charlottetown Center. The course is 10 weeks in length and students can expect to put in around 60 hours between the in-class sessions, and online self study. Attendance for all on campus classes is mandatory. The program represents a mixture of formal instruction, self-evaluation, and problem-solving. There is considerable reading, as well as homework, during the course.

It is important to note that the PEIREA Pre-Licensing course, serves to teach students about the real estate industry and provides them with a license to practice real estate in Prince Edward Island. The course DOES NOT provide students with knowledge of sales, marketing and business planning, negotiating, client services, social media, organizational, interpersonal, administrative and soft skills. That is why it is essential that prior to choosing real estate as a career, one must be sure that they either possess these skills or knowledge, or are willing to learn it once registered with a brokerage in order to succeed in real estate. Additional topics will be covered via professional development opportunities offered to you by the PEIREA upon successful completion of this course.

The PEIREA Pre-Licensing Course covers the following ten topic areas:

  • Introduction to Real Estate
  • The Real Estate Trading Act
  • Professional Conduct
  • Agency Relationships
  • Condominiums
  • Listing Agreements
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Appraisal Theory and Practical
  • Real Estate Math and Mortgages
  • Land Regulations, Construction and Environmental


The PEIREA Pre-Licensing course is designed to challenge participants and ensure they are ready to enter the real estate industry upon successful completion of the PEIREA Pre-License course. The course is comprised of the following:

  • 10 Units of material
  • 10 Online quizzes
  • A Workbook
  • 2 Assignments
  • 1 Case Study
  • 1 Midterm
  • 1 Final Exam
  • Guest speakers
  • 1 Zoom introductory meeting
  • 10 mandatory In class sessions
  • 3 Optional in person review sessions

 THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL

Pre-Licensing Course