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November Highlights

Don’t miss the April 30 deadline! Complete your required Real Estate Broker Post-License coursework this spring at College of DuPage.

You Need To Take This Course If:

If you were originally licensed between November 1, 2019 and October 31, 2021 you need to complete the 45 Hour Post-Licensing courses for your first license renewal period ending April 30, 2022.

New! Real Estate Broker Post-License Courses (45 hours)

The 45-hour Broker Post-License Requirement (composed of three, 15-hour courses) needs to be completed for your first renewal. The three required courses address core topics essential to the development of a newly-licensed real estate broker, including Illinois license law, agency obligations and disclosure, purchase agreements and other contracts, fair housing, antitrust, transaction handling, working with sellers and buyers, risk management, ethics, advertising and professional development.

Real Estate 1133 Broker Post-License Applied Brokerage Principles (15 classroom hours)
Tuesday & Thursday, Jan. 25 to Feb. 8
6 to 9:15 p.m.

Real Estate 1134 Broker Post-License Risk Management and Discipline (15 classroom hours)
Tuesday & Thursday, Feb. 15 to March 1
6 to 9:15 p.m.

Real Estate 1135 Broker Post-License Transactional Issues (15 classroom hours)
Tuesday and Thursday, March 8 to 22
6 to 9:15 p.m. 

Register today!

Gov. JB Pritzker signed legislation aimed to expand healthcare access for aging adults

Marking the state of Illinois to be the first in the nation, recently signed Senate Bill 677 requires licensed health care professionals, who have direct patient interaction with adults age 26 and older, to complete at least a one-hour course in diagnosis, treatment, and care on Alzheimer’s and other dementias.

COD Continuing Education offers Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Practitioner seminar. Learn the fundamentals of dementia and how to care for people with this progressive syndrome, which affects memory, thinking and behavior. Increase your knowledge in alternative activity interventions, enhancing the quality of life and techniques to prevent or reduce difficult care situations. The seminar will prepare a healthcare professional for qualification to the NCCDP as a Certified Dementia Practitioner® candidate. Taught by National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP) approved instructor and a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recognized curriculum.

Saturday, Nov. 13,
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
BHLTH-0500-001, $215
Virtual Classroom (VCM) 

Register now or call (630) 942-2208.

2022 is a renewal year for all Illinois Licensed Massage Therapists

Here's your opportunity to not only get a jump start on renewal, but also to learn the basics of hand and foot Reflexology to use as adjunct therapy. This includes precautions, techniques and protocols for the most common ailments. Take home Hand and Foot charts are included.  7 CE hours

Sunday, Nov. 14
10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. 
BMAST 0503 001,$175

Register Now!

Contact Information

Continuing Education
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1110, (630) 942-2208
Email: CE@cod.edu
Fax: (630) 942-3785