Licensing Process

Licensing Process

Step 1:

Enroll in our Online and Textbook combination “Home Study” California Real Estate License Preparation Program.  Study at your own pace with up to one year to complete.

Our Dilbeck Real Estate School provides our students with all 3 college level courses required by the California Bureau of Real Estate that satisfy the educational requirements for a real estate license in the State of California (California Real Estate Principles, California Real Estate Practice and California Real Estate Appraisal)

We also offer our students a LIVE 8 hour Cram course to help them prepare for and pass the California Real Estate exam the very first time.

Step 2:

Register for the California Real Estate exam

Submit to the California Bureau of Real Estate your “Salesperson Exam/License Application” (form 435) with your 3 completion certificates from your required courses along with your “live scan” fingerprints and the required fees.

Step 3:

Once you have been notified of your exam date it is a good time to schedule your Live 8 hour Cram Course.  It is best to coordinate the cram course to be fairly close to the exam date so you can retain as much of the information as possible.

Step 4:

Pass the California Real Estate exam!!!

Step 5:

Call to set an appointment with one of our Dilbeck Branch Managers or Jerry Bolin, Dilbeck’s Director of Career Development to explore the opportunities Dilbeck Real Estate offers for Training and Mentoring of new agents

Step 6:

Begin the interview process to choose a broker and begin your Real Estate Career!

-Register for our Dilbeck Real Estate School Textbook only or Textbook and Online combination (offered by Rockwell)
-Need help preparing for the California Real Estate Exam?
-Register for our Live Cram Course View the 45 hour continuing education program website


Dilbeck Real Estate is a full service, family owned company with 14 offices across Southern California. We cover the San Gabriel, San Fernando, Conejo and Santa Clarita Valleys. Questions? You probably have a lot of them, and I can help with the answers. Feel free to contact me!

Jerry Bolin – Director of Career Development
Direct: 818-949-7696
Toll Free: 877-949-3737
Fax: 818-843-7150
Email: [email protected]