Principles and Practices of Real Estate

To become a real estate salesperson, you must successfully complete the “Principles and Practices of Real Estate” course and pass the Connecticut Real Estate Salesperson’s license exam.

To become a real estate broker, you must work as a licensed salesperson for two years, successfully complete “Basic Appraisal Principles,” successfully complete one other 30-hour real estate course, and pass the Connecticut State Real Estate Brokerage exam.

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Prepare for a career as a licensed real estate professional. As a member of the Connecticut Real Estate Consortium, Tunxis offers courses that can prepare you to become a licensed real estate salesperson. All Tunxis real estate courses meet the minimum requirements set forth by the CT Department of Consumer Protection. You will gain an extensive understanding of how the real estate marketplace works. Learn the special language of the real estate business, including operating procedures and important laws governing agency, title transfer, mortgages, agent conduct, and ethical practice.  For those who plan to take the Connecticut Real Estate Salesperson license examination, you must complete at least 63 hours of this course to meet state licensing requirements.


September 15 – December 3 (M/W) 9:30AM-12:30PM
CRN: 5214 (No Class Oct. 13 or Nov. 26)

September 16 – December 2 (T/TH) 6-9PM
CRN: 5215 (No Class Nov. 27)

Fee: $475 plus text
Room: 6-173

Apply Online

Other Ways To Apply

Open the Continuing Education Registration Form, fill out that page and follow these instructions:

Registration Information

Course fees are payable at time of registration. No written confirmations are mailed. You are assured of a place in class unless notified otherwise; attend the first class as scheduled.

Register by Facsimile: Complete registration form with VISA, MasterCard or Discover number and expiration date. Fax to 860.606.9732.

Register in Person:

Register by Mail:
Registration form and payment information (checks/money orders made out to Tunxis Community College) must reach us at least one week prior to the start of the course.

Mail to:
Tunxis Community College
Continuing Education Office
271 Scott Swamp Road
Farmington, CT 06032

Registration must be completed in full with payment information, date of birth and social security number.

For more information contact the Continuing Education office at 860.255.3666.