When a licensee applies for renewal, the licensee shall affirm that all continuing education requirements have been met BEFORE renewing the license. Licensees must acquire commission-approved continuing education of at least eight (8) hours within the previous licensing period. Continuing education is not required of apprentice auctioneers and auction firm license holders unless the owner or manager is a licensed auctioneer.
Continuing Education courses provided by the Accredited Schools are approved for credit.
- Continuing Education courses approved by the reciprocal states’ auctioneering licensing bodies are approved for credit.
- Online Continuing Education courses provided by the following are approved for credit:
- All Star Pro
- BlueNet Professional Online Training · Cornerstone-edu.com
- EDJ School Online
- Home Prep
Q. Does the Commission require Continuing Education to renew?
A. Yes. You need eight hours of commission-approved CE every two years.
Q. Do I have to send CE documentation to the Commission?
A. No, do not send any documentation of CE to the commission office. If you are audited, you will be notified to send proof of your CE hours. Failure to provide the requested documentation may result in disciplinary action.
Q. Does the Commission accept continuing education from other states?
A. Generally, CE approved by a reciprocal state licensing board will be accepted by S.C. However, the CE must be obtained during the appropriate time.