- Course Code: UKVC19SEA
- Location: Online
- Duration: 2.5 hours
- Cost: £199.00
- Qualification: All modern browsers and devices
- Course Access: 12 months
- Exams Included: Yes
- Compatibility: All major browsers and devices
Estate Agency — Scottish System
Learning about the Scottish system of estate agency is essential for everyone looking to buy or sell all forms of property in Scotland.
Many people don’t realise that the Scottish system differs from the rest of the UK, and this can cause problems when it comes to buying and selling property.
This course covers everything you need to know regarding buying and selling property in Scotland, including a full guide to compiling and interpreting the home report, the steps to take when buying a property and how to make a proper offer.
From buying or selling a new or existing home to the finer details of settling and sealing the deal, as well as the pros and cons of selling your home both independently and with the assistance of lawyers and agents, this course provides a full description of everything you need to understand regarding the Scottish system of estate agency.
What You Will Learn:
- The importance of the home report and what needs to be included
- The steps you need to take to ensure a safe and legal property purchase
- How to minimise risk and optimise profit on your property sale
The Benefits of Taking This Course:
- You will have peace of mind when making the biggest investment of your life
- You will save money by avoiding common pitfalls when buying property
- You will understand how to get the best possible price for your home when selling
- You will avoid the common legal problems and financial issues often associated with property transactions
Who can take the Estate Agency – Scottish System Certificate course?Anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take the course. There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 4 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although you are free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each module, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.
Where / when can I study the course?You can study the course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers, tablet devices and smart phones so you can even study while on the move!
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 4 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 4 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if I fail the test?If you don’t pass the test first time you will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times you can take the test. All test retakes are included within the price of the course.
When will I receive my certificate?Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download/print your certificate any time you need it. If you would prefer us to post you a certificate to a UK address, there will be an admin charge of £10 (certificates sent internationally may cost more).
How can I pay?You can either use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. Our site uses the latest SSL encryption to ensure your safety. All payments are handled securely by PayPal.
How long after payment can I begin the course?You can begin the course immediately after your payment has been received. You will create your login details during the checkout process. We will also send you an email confirming your login details.
How long does it take to complete the Estate Agency – Scottish System Certificate course?We estimate that the course will take about 2.5 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.
How long is my certificate valid for?Once you have been awarded your certificate it is valid for life. The certificate does not expire or need renewing.