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Pre-License. Post License. Continued Education.

To become eligible to obtain a SALESPERSON license in Alabama, an applicant who does not hold a current real estate license in another state must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident alien or legally present in the U.S;

  • Be at least 19 years old;

  • Show proof of bona fide residency in any state in the U.S.;

  • Show proof of high school graduation or the equivalent;

  • Not have been convicted of a felony or a crime involving moral turpitude;

  • Not have had a real estate application or license rejected or revoked in any state within the past two years.

  • After meeting the education and/or experience requirements, pass the licensing examination.

Additionally, a SALESPERSON applicant must:

Prior to taking the state exam, successfully complete an approved 60 clock hour pre-license course. Applicants have 6 months to pass the state exam after completing the course. If these deadlines are not met, the course must be retaken.



Must complete a 30 hour post license training course within the first twelve months of licensure in order to be issued an original (permanent) license. Further, the course must be completed and original license issued within the first six months in order to maintain an active license.

Barnes School of Real Estate wants to ensure that you are ready for the state exam.  Thus we require that you take a comprehensive test at the end of the 60 hour course and pass with at least an 80.

You can only pay with credit/debit card online.  No credit/debit card payments will be taken the day of class, only cash or check . Our classes are intimate and seating is limited. Most of our courses have a waiting list and we have limited space, thus the fee for all of our classes is NON-REFUNDABLE & NON-TRANSFERABLE.

All of our classes on the below links are LIVE and in the CLASSROOM. The school is located at 4322 3rd Ave , Birmingham, AL 35222. You have to physically be present in order to take our class.

Please see our available courses below:

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