California (DBO) Loan Originator Pre-Licensing Education (PE) Classes

Champions Now Offers Loan Originator Education Nationwide!

Getting started on a career in the mortgage industry has never been easier. In as little as 3 days you can complete your education and be well on your way to helping people navigate the real estate mortgage process and realize their dream of owning a home. By overseeing the loan process between the lender and the buyer, Loan Originators gain valuable insight into the real estate and financial industries while providing a much needed service.

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Loan Originator Licensing Requirements

New state-licensed MLOs are required to complete 20 hours of NMLS-approved education. This education must include Federal law (3 Hours), Ethics (3 Hours) (which shall include fraud, consumer protection, and fair lending issues), Non-traditional mortgage lending (2 Hours), Elective (10 Hours) California (DBO) Law (2 Hours) .

California Department of Business Oversight (DBO) has a requirement for 2 hours of instruction on state-specific laws which may be satisfied by either taking a CA-DBO comprehensive course or a state-specific elective course.

The California Bureau of Real Estate does not have a state-specific education requirement and the 20-Hour Mortgage Loan Originator SAFE Comprehensive course may be taken.

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Champions School of Real Estate® has partnered with Learn Mortgage (NMLS ID # 1400214) to offer the online courses for Mortgage Pre-Licensing. - Please Read This First!

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20-Hour SAFE California DBO Comprehensive MLO

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Course Description:

This course covers topics required by the SAFE Act: Federal lending legislation (3 hrs), ethics (3 hrs), and nontraditional mortgage products (2 hrs). This course also covers 2 hours of California state-specific laws and regulation, and 10 hours of electives on key concepts, including financial disclosure, privacy protection, consumer I.D. and predatory lending protection laws; government loan programs; the SAFE Act; financial calculations; conventional loans and financing; and the loan process.

Enroll - $329
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2-Hour California DBO SAFE MLO

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Course Description:

This course will provide you with updated information on California law and rules, essential for your development and advancement as a residential mortgage loan originator. Topics covered include Department of Business Oversight Structure and Responsibilities, California Finance Lenders Law, California Code of Regulations, and California Residential Mortgage Lending Act. This course contains activities that allow you to apply concepts and facts that you’re learning to real-life situations. You will be asked to share your analysis and insights with your instructor and your cohorts in your class.

Course Number: 5203

Enroll - $84
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