Training Programs for Real Estate Professionals

RERA Training for real estate brokers and sales agents


The provision of best in class training to real estate professionals is a key objective of RERA. As part of the RERA licensing process all brokers and sales agents must complete this training and participate in the RERA Continuous Professional Development Programme (CPD).

RERA Practitioner Certificate in Real Estate – Stream 1

RERA Practitioner Certificate in Real Estate – Stream 2

*To register for CPD please email realestate@bibf.com or call BIBF Registration on 17815591
*For more information please visit 
BIBF Website

RERA Training for Property and Owners Association Management


RERA Certificate in Property Management

RERA Certificate in Owners Association Management

*To register for CPD please email realestate@bibf.com or call BIBF Registration on 17815591
*For more information please visit
BIBF Website

RERA Training for Real Estate Valuers

  • RERA Property Valuation Standards & Regulations 
RERA Property Valuation Standards & Regulations
  • RERA Property Valuation Fundamentals 
RERA Property Valuation Fundamentals

RERA Pre-Classification Assessment


Programme for Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents - 2018

Objective of the CPD

The provision of best in class training to real estate brokers and sales agents is the first step in the RERA CPD programme which will be extended to other real estate professionals over the coming months. The Certificate in Real Estate and the Diploma in Real Estate courses for brokers and sales agents launched in July 2018.

RERA Law 27 of 2017 stipulates that all real estate brokers and sales agents must have a licence from RERA and it will be illegal to practice without a licence after 31 August 2018.

As part of the licensing process all brokers and sales agents must participate in the RERA Continuous Professional Development Programme (CPD). The first step in the process is completion of mandatory training (see below).

Accredited Training Partner

Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance (BIBF) will deliver this broker and sales agent training programme. All training courses will be held at the BIBF premises.

RERA Diploma in Real Estate

The course is designed for professionals working in the real estate sector who do NOT hold a university degree. It is open to real estate brokers and sales agents to learn the principles of real estate, management and financing. The course also covers economic and investment related topics using a balanced approach between theory and practice.

RERA Practitioner Certificate in Real Estate

The course is designed to build a strong and sustainable real estate sector in Bahrain by ensuring that all real estate service providers operate to the highest international and professional standards. The Certificate in Real Estate is a customized course designed by RERA for practicing real estate brokers and sales agents with a University degree and a minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience in Real Estate Brokerage. See links below for further details and to register for these training courses.

Find more on these programmes and register directly at the BIBF’s website