Designated Broker Course


The Designated Broker course is a 50-hour program approved by the Maine Real Estate Commission as meeting the criteria for getting a Maine broker real estate license, and to serve as a Designated Broker. Taught in a classroom setting, the course covers business planning, creating a company policy manual, risk management, ethical issues, and how to set up an effective training program and more. The course is based on the book, Running a Successful Maine Real Estate Company, by Charles “Kim” Coit. To get a broker’s license, students need to have 2 years as an associate broker plus a grade of 75 or better in this class.

Course price includes all text books and materials.

Instructors: Tom Coward, Esq. (Portland), Charlene Hamiwka (Belfast)


Portland class will be held at the Fireside Inn and Suites, 81 Riverside St, Portland, ME 04103

Belfast class will be held at the Fireside Inn and Suites, 159 Searsport Ave, Belfast, ME 04915

Portland Dates: March 13, 17, 20*, 24, 27, 31*, April 7, 10, 9-3:30, *These days are 9-4:30

Belfast Dates:  March 24, 31, April 7*, 14, 21, 28*, May 5, 12, 9-3:30, *These days are 9-4:30