About Southeastern school of Auctioneering, LLC

Auctions are our specialty, training auctioneers is our profession. Auctioneering is one of the greatest professions of our time. Our Auction school trains anyone how to become a professional auctioneer. Auction schools are a necessity for a person to study the laws and rules that govern a professional auction. We are the oldest auction school in South Carolina, since 1983 we have been training professional auctioneers and pride ourselves on the wide variety of course offerings. We are approved in most states. Call for information regarding Vocational Rehabilitation requirements. Students will be able to develop their skill at bid calling, business management, auction law and specific auction field information. 

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Southeastern School of Auctioneering, LLC welcomes anyone who would like to obtain their auctioneers license. Check your state auction licensing board to see if your state requires you to attend an auction school. Southeastern offers the best school for helping persons to build skills necessary to be the “best in the business!”

Our classes run from Saturday to Saturday.  Georgia students will attend 2 extra days.  Students need to pass the school exam with a 75 or better to receive a diploma from the school. Upon successful completion of the course you may be required to take your State Auctioneer’s Exam to become licensed auctioneer in your state.


Much like other conferences attended by millions today, the school is held in a convenient location with restaurants, shopping and hotels nearby. Southeastern School of Auctioneering, LLC is held at Comfort Inn and Suites at 3971 Grandview Drive, Simpsonville, SC 29680. Call 864-757-1552 for reservations or directions to the hotel.  Ask about the special room rate for participants attending Southeastern School of Auctioneering. Breakfast is included.
Staying at the Comfort Inn is convenient to go from your hotel room to sessions and many students prefer this option. There are other hotels in the area if you would prefer a different hotel, for your convenience they have been listed on the information page.


Southeastern School of Auctioneering, LLC provides a week long schedule Saturday to Saturday, for the convenience of being away from family, friends and work for only that amount of time.  The schedule is rigorous but fun and enjoyable in a great place to meet others that are looking to build careers in the auction industry.  Students will attend three live auctions during the week to hear other auctioneers in the business and be able to have a overview of a variety of auctions. Carolina Auto Auction which is an award winning auto auction, Upstate Livestock Market where the head auctioneer is a two-time Reserve Champion Cattle Auctioneer, and a live student auction where the instructors and students participate and practice their skills of ringman techniques, bid calling, voice control and engaging the auction attendees. Family and Friends are welcome to attend this particular auction!

Exam, graduation and class photo are held on the last Saturday.  All friends and family are invited to attend the graduation.


Tablet or notepad for taking notes
Laptop (if you have one)
Mouse (may be helpful during the publication session)
Pencils / pens

With over 150 combined years of experience, Southeastern School of Auctioneering, LLC Instructors are some of the best in the nation. Many of our instructors are award-winning bid calling champions, national presenters in the auctioneer industry and all are at the top of their field. Our instructors are truly passionate about their profession, the auctioneering industry, and providing skills necessary to become the best auctioneer you can be!

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