Course curriculum

  • 1

    GETTING STARTED - GENERAL OVERVIEW

  • 2

    MODULE 1 - Federal Related Mortgage Laws - Part 1 (23%)

    • CFPB Overview Video

    • CFPB General Overview Slide Deck

    • RESPA Overview Video

    • RESPA Part I Slide Deck (PDF)

    • Overview of TRID - Part I Video

    • Overview of TRID - Part I (PDF)

    • Overview of TRID - Part 2 Video

    • Overview of TRID - Part 2 (PDF)

    • Overview of TRID - Part 3 Video

    • Overview of TRID - Part 3 (PDF)

    • Sample Loan Estimate Form (PDF)

    • Sample Closing Disclosure Form (PDF)

    • TILA General Overview Video

      FREE PREVIEW
    • TILA Overview (PDF)

    • Mortgage Disclosure Improvement Act Video

    • Mortgage Disclosure Improvement Act (PDF)

    • TILA & Advertising Rule Video

    • TILA & Advertising Rule (PDF)

    • Ability to Repay & Qualified Mortgages Video

    • Ability to Repay and Qualified Mortgage (PDF)

    • HOEPA Rules and Regulations Video

    • HOEPA Rules and Regulations (PDF)

    • TILA Rules Relatedto Appraisal Reports Video

    • TILA Rules Related to Appraisal Reports (PDF)

    • TILA Rules Related to Appraisal Reports

    • MODULE 1 QUIZ

  • 3

    MODULE 2 - Federal Related Mortgage Laws - Part 2

    • Equal Credit Opportunities Act Video

    • Equal Credit Opportunities Act Slide Deck (PDF)

    • Fair Housing Act Video

    • Fair Housing Act Slide Deck (PDF)

    • Fair Credit Reporting Act Video

    • Fair Credit Reporting Act Slide Deck (PDF)

    • FACT Act Video

    • FACT ACT Slide Deck (PDF)

    • GLBA Act Video

    • GLBA Slide Deck (PDF)

    • Other Federal Laws Slide Deck (PDF)

    • MODULE 2 QUIZ

  • 4

    MODULE 3 - General Mortgage Knowledge (23%)

    • Non-Traditional Mortgages Video

    • Non-Traditional Mortgages Slide Deck (PDF)

    • FHA Loans Video

    • FHA Loans Slide Deck (PDF)

    • VA Loan Video

    • VA Loans Slide Deck (PDF)

    • USDA Loans Video

    • USDA Loans Slide Deck (PDF)

    • Adjustable Rate Mortgages Video

    • Adjustable Rate Mortgage Slide Deck (PDF)

    • Other Mortgage Terms Video

    • Other Mortgage Products Slide Deck (PDF)

    • Mortgage Loan Terms Video

    • Other Mortgage Products Slide Deck (PDF)

    • MODULE 3 QUIZ

  • 5

    MODULE 4 - Mortgage Loan Origination Activities (25%)

    • TIPS REGARDING THE MATH PORTION

    • Loan Origination Part 1 Video

    • Loan Origination Activities Part 1 Slide Deck (PDF)

    • Loan Origination Activities Part 2 Video

    • Loan Origination Activities Part 2 Slide Deck (PDF)

    • Other Mortgage Products Slide Deck (PDF)

    • Understanding the Math Video

    • Understanding the Math Slide Deck (PDF)

    • MODULE 4 QUIZ

  • 6

    MODULE 5 - Ethics (16%)

    • Ethics in Mortgage Lending Video

    • Ethics in Mortgage Lending Slide Deck (PDF)

    • Predatory Lending Video

    • Predatory Lending Slide Deck (PDF)

    • MODULE 5 QUIZ

  • 7

    MODULE 6 - Uniform State Content (13%)

    • The SAFE Act Video

    • The SAFE Act Slide Deck (PDF)

    • State Regulatory Authority Video

    • State Regulatory Authority Slide Deck (PDF)

    • MODULE 6 QUIZ

  • 8

    MODULE 7 - Bonuses

    • [GUIDE] 12 TIPS TO PASSING THE NMLS EXAM

    • "Who must be licensed to Originate Mortgages (PDF)

    • Resource Guide - SAFE ACT ACRONYM TABLE

    • USEFUL CHARTS

  • 9

    Practice Exam

    • Practice Exam #1

    • Practice Exam #2

    • Practice Exam #3

    • Practice Exam #4

    • Practice Exam #5

    • Practice Exam #6

    • Practice Exam #7

    • Practice Exam #8

    • Practice Exam #9

    • Practice Exam #10

  • 10

    Resources & Links

    • Overview of NMLS Licensing Fees

      FREE PREVIEW
    • Link to the CalBRE Website

    • Link to the NMLS Website

    • Being Licensed under the BRE or the DBO – Understanding the Difference

    • Real Estate BROKER Guide to obtaining NMLS Endorsement

    • Individual Guide to Obtaining NMLS License Department of Business Oversite - DBO (non-real estate related)