RES Course is the stepping stone to be a Real Estate Salesperson (RES)
Real Estate Salesperson (RES) Course is a compulsory prepatory course for aspiring Real Estate Salespersons to undergo.
All Aspiring Real Estate Salespersons must complete the RES Course conducted by a CEA Approved Course Provider (ACP), before taking the industry RES Examinations.
Cost to be a RES (inclusive of GST)
1) RES course fees $800+ less: Skills fund $500, less: NTUC UTAP (for NTUC member $250. NETT fess: less than $100 (est).
2) RES exam fees: $149.80 per paper x 2 papers = $300 (est)
3) CEA license fees: $400 (est)
TOTAL COST TO BE RES
Below $800 (est)
After deducting skills fund $500 & NTUC UTAP (NTUC member $250
RES COURSE CENTRES
1) Benchmark Realpro Pte Ltd
151 Chin Swee Road
#03-31 Manhatten House
Tel No: 6735 5860 / 6735 1902
2) Haster Property Services Pte Ltd
Blk 190 Lor 6 Toa Payoh #02-514
Tel No: 6559 8881
3) Institute of Estate Agents
480 Lor 6 Toa Payoh #07-01
HDB Hub East Wing
4) Life Mastery Academy Pte Ltd
Blk 190 Lorong 6 Toa Payoh #02-510
Tel No: 6255 6091 / 6255 6083
5) Pioneer Training & Consultancy Pte Ltd
Blk 134 Jurong Gateway Road #03-309P
6) Real Centre Network Pte Ltd
490 Lor 6 Toa Payoh #09-16
Tel No: 6511 3009
7) Real Estate School
6A Lorong 19 Geylang
Tel No: 6736 1305 /6736 1318
8) Realty International Associates Pte Ltd
490 Lor 6 Toa Payoh #03-13
Tel No: 6339 6000
9) Singapore Estate Agents Association
60 Paya Lebar Road #13-23
Paya Lebar Square
(via Office Lift Lobby 1)
Tel: 6702 1602
RES Course consist of 20 lessons of which applicants must fulfill at least 75% of attendance to qualify for the Certificate of Completion.
Attending the RES Course and passing the RES Examination do not automatically qualify an individual to be a real estate salesperson.
Course Fee (Inclusive of GST)
Guide price $800+
Claimable (RES course fees):
NTUC UTAP $250
The RES Examination have two papers (Paper 1 & Paper 2), 2.5 hours each paper.
PAPER 1 (100 marks)
Section A: 70 MCQs (50 marks)
Section B: 15 MCQs with reference 1 or 2 case studies (30 marks)
Section C: 10 Fill in the blank short answer questions (20 marks)
Unit 1 Real Estate Agency Industry Overview
Unit 2 Basic Land Law Concepts and Dealings with Interests in Land
PAPER 2 (100 marks)
Same format as paper 1
Unit 3 Real Estate Marketing
Unit 4 Property Transactions – Laws and Practices
Note: Candidates must pass both the papers then can qualify to register with CEA for your RES license. If you fail 1 of the 2 papers, you can re-take only that paper.
Examination Center : NTUC Learning Hub
Tel no: 6336 5482/ 6837-8297
Exam Fee Per Candidate (Include GST)
Papers 1 & 2 (1st Timers & Retakers) $246.10
Paper 1 (Retakers Only) $149.80
Paper 2 (Retakers Only) $149.80
The RES examination results are released 4 – 6 weeks after the examination is held, and is subject to delays due to unforseen circumstances.
Your Certificate of RES course completion certificate is valid for 2 years only. If you do not register with any agency within the 2 years, your Certificate of RES course completion will be invalid and you have to retake RES course all over again.
Similary, if you have registered with an agency then stopped practicing and did not renew your CEA license within the next 2 years, you have to retake your RES course.
Also, if you have left the industry and rejoin within the 2 years period, you have to fulfill all the outstanding CPD points.
RES EXAMINATION SCHEDULES:
3 SCHEDULES A YEAR IN FEB, JUN, OCT
NOTE: Registration for the respective examination schedules starts about one month before the examination schedule month. So please register early, before the closing date. Its important to register early cause the closing date will be move forward once it reaches full capacity.
For detail information on examination matter, you may visit:
For addition information, you may visit CEA website:
Updated on: Mar 2018