EDUCATION
BCREA's REP Accredited Course Descriptions

BCREA's REP Accredited Course Descriptions

These courses have been accredited for the Real Estate Council of British Columbia’s Relicensing Education Program (REP). They have been developed by BCREA and are offered by the Association's 11 BC real estate boards. Please consult the REP course schedule to determine when the courses will be offered.

BCREA's REP accredited courses include the following themes:


Commercial

Real Estate E&O Insurance Commercial Legal Update 2016

6 Category A PDP Credits / REP Accredited
Classroom - 3/4 day – contact your real estate board
Online - via the Real Estate Division of the Sauder School of Business website

The Real Estate E&O Insurance Commercial Legal Update 2016 course strives to provide commercial licensees with important legal and regulatory updates and best practice reminders. In this course, you will identify key issues regarding buyers and sellers, learn about where commercial licensees have committed professional misconduct, and receive practical tips on how to mitigate these risks.

Attend the Real Estate E&O Insurance Commercial Legal Update 2016 course to stay current with legal issues faced by commercial licensees including:

  • issues of limited dual agency;
  • chattels and fixtures;
  • defaults and landlord remedies;
  • leases;
  • the conditions precedent;
  • the collapsing deal - the remedy of specific performance; and
  • "on the radar" professional and legislative updates from 2015.

Designed for commercial practitioners, by commercial practitioners, Commercial Legal Update is moving into its sixth year of production. It continues to strive to provide valuable and timely updates of legal and regulatory compliance, as well as key reminders of best practice for commercial licensees in the province. For 2016, our course writers tackle both new and recurring themes by providing a great set of court cases, Council consent orders, and risk mitigation tips for commercial licensees to remember and incorporate into their daily practice.


Residential

Real Estate E&O Insurance Legal Update 2016

6 Category A PDP Credits / REP Accredited
Classroom - 3/4 day – contact your real estate board
Online - via the Real Estate Division of the Sauder School of Business website

The Real Estate E&O Insurance Legal Update 2016 course will take you through some of the pressing issues illustrated through real estate law, and consent orders and discipline hearings. Legal Update strives to provide licensees with important legal and regulatory updates and best practice reminders. In this course, you will identify key issues regarding buyers and sellers, learn about where licensees have committed professional misconduct and receive tips on how to mitigate these risks.

Moving in to its 22nd year of production, Legal Update continues to strive to provide valuable and timely updates of legal and regulatory compliance, as well as key reminders of best practice for licensees in the province. For 2016, our course writers tackle both new and recurring themes by providing a great set of court cases, Council consent orders, and risk mitigation tips for licensees to remember and incorporate into their daily practice.

Topics for 2016 include:

  • credibility issues;
  • issues of limited dual agency;
  • property disclosure statements;
  • authorization to complete real estate transactions;
  • title searches;
  • strata - sections;
  • parking stalls and storage lockers;
  • rental property disclosure statements;
  • issues with commission; and
  • "on the radar" professional and legislative updates from 2015.

Real Estate E&O Insurance Legal Update 2015

To take the online Legal Update 2015 course (commercial or residential) for PDP credit in 2016, please visit the Real Estate Division of the Sauder School of Business website.