GRI Courses

GRI Required Coursework 
 
A total of 60 hours of coursework including minimum requirements in six categories is required. All coursework must be taken through the Illinois REALTORS® Licensing & Training Center except the ePro designation course. All course work must be completed in less than 5 years. All courses require a 70% passing score on the exams.
 
When you have completed the required 60 hours of GRI coursework, you will complete the GRI Designation Request Form and submit it via fax or email 217-529-3904 or education@illinoisrealtors.org.
 
CATEGORY 1: GRI Prerequisites (30 hours required) 
CATEGORY 2: GRI Mandatory Courses  (12 hours required)  
CATEGORY 3: Ethics Courses (3 hours required)
CATEGORY 5: Finance Courses (3 hours required)
 
 

 
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 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. 
 
ETH 1507 Social Media Ethics may be applied to either the Ethics or Technology category requirements, but not both.
 
 

 
 
CATEGORY 4: Client Systems Courses (6 hours required)
 
 

 
CATEGORY 5: Finance Courses (3 hours required)
 
 
 

 
CATEGORY 6:  Technology Courses (6 hours required)
 
 *ETH 1507 Social Media Ethics may be applied to GRI Grad Ethics or GRI Grad Technology, but may not apply to both categories. 
 
**Certificate of Completion must be submitted for E-Pro Designation (NAR)
 
 

When you have completed all 60 hours, submit the GRI Designation Request Form and email to education@illinoisrealtors.org.