(a)  The Commission shall deny continuing education credit claimed by a broker or reported by an education provider for a broker, and shall withdraw continuing education credit previously awarded by the Commission to a broker upon finding that the broker:

(1)           or education provider provided incorrect or incomplete information to the Commission concerning continuing education completed by the broker;

(2)           failed to comply with the attendance requirement established by Rule .1705 of this Section; or

(3)           was mistakenly awarded continuing education credit due to an administrative error.

(b)  If an administrative error or an incorrect report by an education provider results in the denial or withdrawal of continuing education credit for a broker, the Commission shall, upon the written request of the broker, grant the broker an extension of time to satisfy the continuing education requirement.

(c)  A broker who obtains or attempts to obtain continuing education credit through misrepresentation of fact, dishonesty, or other improper conduct shall be subject to disciplinary action pursuant to G.S. 93A-6.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 93A-3(c); 93A-38.5;

Eff. July 1, 1994;

Amended Eff. July 1, 2017; July 1, 1995;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. May 1, 2018;

Amended Eff. July 1, 2020.