GRI Required Coursework
A total of 60 hours, including minimum requirements in each of six categories, are required. All online courses will have the option of either online proctoring or at one of our approved proctor locations. There is a $15 fee to retake an exam, with a maximum of two test attempts before being required to re-take a course.
Click on a category below to view a list of courses and register for a course.
CATEGORY 1: GRI Prerequisites (30 hours required)
OPTION 1: Broker Post-License Package (30 hours)
OPTION 2: Managing Broker Pre-License Package (30 hours)
Note: Managing Brokers are required to take 45 hours, but only 30 hours of credit will be applied toward GRI.
OPTION 3: Proficiency Exam
OPTION 4: Equivalency Application
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CATEGORY 2: GRI Mandatory Courses (12 hours required)
CATEGORY 3: Ethics Courses (3 hours required)
- Any ethics course taken through one of the Illinois REALTORS® Licensing & Training Center and its branches will satisfy the GRI requirement.
Ethics Quadannual / Biannual cycles do NOT apply to this GRI requirement.
CATEGORY 4: Client Systems Courses (6 hours required)
CATEGORY 5: Finance Courses (3 hours required)
CATEGORY 6: Technology Courses (6 hours required)