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Careers in Real Estate

At Ray White Maroochydore, we are always on the lookout for enthusiastic and professional people to join our team. With over 45 active staff involved in every aspect of property from residential sales, property management, finance and administration; the growth of our people comes before the growth of our business.

Ray White Maroochydore has grown to become the market leader because not only are the best people attracted to our group for our training and support, but those that do join us understand the career progression opportunities we are passionate about providing.

Our goal over the coming years is to keep expanding with the right people to consolidate our position in the marketplace as the leading Real Estate office on the Sunshine Coast.

If you are considering a career in Real Estate, or if you already have previous experience in the industry, we would be more than happy to speak to you about the prospect of joining our friendly team.

Here is some information that you may find useful when considering Real Estate as a career.


The Real Estate Industry is regulated by the Office of Fair Trading QLD (OFT) and therefore; there are requirements for all employees (operating under a licensee) to complete prior to employment. All Sales People and Property Managers are required to hold a ‘Salesperson Certificate’ that is issued by the OFT.

In order to become accredited with the OFT, you need to complete a ‘Statement of Attainment’ which can be completed with either of these two main training providers on the Sunshine Coast.

At the completion of your course and required assessments to demonstrate your learning, you will be provided with a ‘Statement of Attainment’ which then supports your application for a ‘Salesperson Certificate’ with the OFT.

Real Estate Institute of QLD (REIQ)

The REIQ is the peak body for real estate and therefore is one of our preferred training providers. They are based in Brisbane and run training courses a couple of times each month in Brisbane and on the Gold Coast. The course can be completed solely online or a blended delivery of online and in-class.
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Complete Property Training

Complete Property Training is a privately owned locally run company based in Birtinya. Highly recommended and run by Peter Ford they are able to provide the required training both in person or remotely.

5 Capital Pl, Birtinya 1300 281 289


We are often asked, ‘how long does it take’ to get into the industry? The licensing element is one of the most important elements to consider as essentially anyone legally employed within the industry requires the certification. The approximate timeline for the completion of the course and return of the certificate from the OFT is approx 8 Weeks.

If you have any further questions or would like to book a confidential discussion, Please call the Ray White Maroochydore Principal Dan Sowden on 0412 201 914 or email