At Purvis Real Estate Training Institute we know that each student learns differently and that we all have busy schedules and time commitments. Individual preferences, schedules and learning styles are why we offer our pre-licensing courses in both Classroom/Correspondence format courses as well as Internet/Correspondence courses. Classroom course packages are $999. Internet course packages are $599 for eBook/PDF book courses or $699 for packages with printed student manuals.

Classroom & Independent Study/Correspondence Courses

Purvis Real Estate Training Institute is Texas Real Estate Commission accredited,  Real Estate Proprietary School #558. Through an agreement with Sam Houston State University, TREC Provider #215, we offer classroom format live instruction courses at our classroom facility in Fort Worth. The classroom format features a condensed version of instruction and course content, which is particularly appropriate for students who benefit from a structured learning environment and those who benefit from the opportunity to interact with instructors and other students. The classroom format program is 13 days of live instruction, 3 days of course assessments with quizzes, final exams and scenario based learning exercises. Classes are Tuesday thru Friday from 9 am to 5 pm. Course assessments are on Mondays from 9 am to 5 pm. Our next session start..

For the traditional student, the classroom/correspondence course is the most learner-friendly format for learning and comprehension. The course presentation consists of classroom training in an intense 11 day program. Since September 2017, our pre-licensing education program is three weeks, with 90 hours of classroom-oriented presentations, Monday thru Friday, October 23-27, October 30-November 3; and one week of independent study time for course quizzes and final exams during the week of November  6-10. The Exam Prep course is November 13.

Benefits of Classroom Courses

Instructors are experienced educators and real estate practitioners who are knowledgeable about the TREC/Pearson Vue licensing exam and are dedicated to teaching important examination and TREC required concepts.

  • Students benefit from the opportunity to engage in dialogue with instructors and other students.
  • Students benefit from the ability to ask individual questions in person and receive immediate feedback from the instructors.
  • Students benefit from having structured course completion date and specific time allotments per subject.
  • Students benefit from the final day of class that is a summary of the content from the entire classroom segment of training.

Internet Correspondence Courses

If you prefer completing your course work outside the classroom, you have a choice of PDF format and BOOK FORMAT internet-based courses. These two formats are the quickest and easiest to complete. Our internet/online courses are offered through a partnership with The TREC accredited courses are "Correspondence" format. Students who are motivated self-starters and those who want to study at their own pace are well-suited to online learning.

Course completion times vary from student to student, and is influenced by the speed at which you read and how quickly you understand the subject matter, as well as your computer skills. When it is convenient for you and your schedule, you will read chapter content, which is followed by a 3-question quiz for each chapter. You are required to score 100% on your quiz before you may proceed to the next chapter. There are 9 to 15 chapters per course.

When three days have passed from your course start date, you may take the 60 question, multiple choice format, final exam. A score of 70% is required to pass the final exam and receive credit for the course. TREC will reject your course completion certificates if you finish each course in less than three days and the entire 180 hour course requirements in less than 18 days. The 3 day minimum completion time is a new TREC rule.

The final exam must be taken in our office, Monday thru Friday, or from a third-party testing service who will charge you a fee for proctoring your exam.

"Print Format" Correspondence Courses

The print format courses are convenient and easy-to-use, if you have experience with taking online courses. The content for each course is separated into chapters, with courses ranging from 15 chapters (Law of Agency, Law of Contracts, Principles of Real Estate). The content for Law of Agency is 500 pages and 12 chapters. Law  of Contracts is 232 pages and 10 chapters, Promulgated Contract Forms is 125 pages and 9 chapters. and Real Estate Finance is 297 pages and 10 chapters. The content for Real Estate Principles I and II are a total of 700 pages and 35 chapters. You can read and review each chapter of text at your own pace. At the end of each course there is a multiple choice question final exam with 60 questions per exam and a passing score of 70%. 

The printed student manuals are shipped to you via UPS for $20 to offer you completely independent study.  The "Book Format" correspondence course package includes an online exam prep course. The price is $699.

"PDF Format" Correspondence Courses

The PDF format courses are less expensive than book format courses because you do not receive printed course materials. The PDF format courses require that you download the course text on your computer.  You have the ability to download the PDF files on multiple computers which allows you to have the option for completely independent study. The PDF format courses are fast-paced, self-paced learning and includes an online exam prep course. The price is $599.

Online TREC approved & accredited courses are provided by 360training #0591.