Advanced Apprenticeship in Sale of Residential Property

This is usually a one year to 18 months programme for negotiators with an existing level of experience in estate agency already, and who are looking to develop their skills & knowledge. There are many options within the programme, so that the training can be tailored to suit your individual needs, but the apprenticeship would typically include things like:

  • Legislation relating to estate agency
  • Effective marketing of property
  • Negotiating offers & agreeing sales

+ many other options such as market appraisals, sales progressing, vendor contact, depending on the needs of your business and your apprentice. On achievement you may be eligible to apply for membership of the National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA).

The apprenticeship will include achievement of:

  • NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Sale of Residential Property
  • Level 3 Technical Award in Sale of Residential Property
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in English / Maths (although exemptions may apply)
  • Employment Rights & Responsibilities Workbook
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills


To be eligible, the apprentice must:

  • Be working in a suitable environment with appropriate opportunities to develop their estate agency skills
  • Be employed with at least a one year contract
  • Be working at least 30 hours per week
  • Be aged 16 or over
  • Not have any existing qualifications at Level 4 or over (or equivalent)

Contact Gold Standard to find out more about this apprenticeship