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Start your Arkansas mortgage broker career with confidence with our NMLS-approved mortgage courses. Be prepared for the Arkansas mortgage loan originator NMLS exam with our 20-hour Arkansas SAFE course. This comprehensive course meets the SAFE Act mortgage pre-license education requirements for new mortgage loan officers. 

20 Hour SAFE Comprehensive Applying Mortgage Knowledge to Exam Preparation (14-day OIL course)

Format | Online Instructor-Led

Credit Hours | 20

Category | Comprehensive

SKU | 4301US00010C00

$309.00

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20 Hour SAFE Comprehensive Applying Mortgage Knowledge to Exam Preparation is a test-focused mortgage pre-licensing course, organized to review topics specifically outlined in the National Mortgage Loan Originator Test Content Outline. This online - instructor led 14-day course meets the federal mortgage training requirements found in the SAFE Mortgage Licensing Act of 2008 and helps to prepare students for the National Mortgage Loan Originator Test. There are four modules in this course, each aligned with the Test Content Outline: Federal Mortgage-Related Laws, General Mortgage Knowledge, Mortgage Loan Origination Activities, and Ethics. Topics in the Federal Mortgage-Related Laws section include RESPA, ECOA, TILA, the SAFE Act, and other federal laws and guidelines. In the General Mortgage Knowledge module, students will review mortgage programs, mortgage loan products, and terms used in the operation of the mortgage market. Focus areas in the Mortgage Loan Origination Activities module are application information and requirements, qualification (processing and underwriting), appraisals, title reports, specific program guidelines, closing, and financial calculations. The final module will discuss Ethics as it pertains to federal mortgage laws, appraisal practices, fraud, and ethical behavior.

PLATINUM: Mortgage Exam Prep Suite with Prep xL Personalized Learning

Format | Online Self-Paced

Category | Exam Prep

SKU | national-nmls-mortgage

$199.00

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Take your Mortgage License Exam Prep to the next level with personalized learning!

This online Platinum Mortgage Exam Prep Suite includes Prep xL Personalized Learning, a sophisticated mortgage exam prep tool for anyone that is preparing to take their mortgage license exam. It leverages personalized learning technology to tailor study materials and create customized learning paths to help ensure you pass the NMLS mortgage exam on your first try! Perfect for individuals who have limited experience in the mortgage industry and need to pass the NMLS mortgage exam.

This package includes:

- NMLS Exam Test-Taking Tips

- SAFE Mortgage Loan Originator National + UST Content Material

- OVER 1200 questions

- Eight Simulated Exams

- OVER 800 Interactive Flashcards

- Personalized Dashboard

- Real-time Reports

- Mobile Compatible

NOTE: This is not an NMLS-approved course and will not satisfy the pre-license education requirements.

GOLD: Mortgage Exam Prep Suite

Format | Online Self-Paced

Category | Exam Prep

SKU | 4304US00050A00

$169.00

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Gain confidence in taking the rigorous NMLS exam!

This online mortgage license package is designed for individuals who have some experience in the mortgage industry, and need to pass the NMLS mortgage license exam. It includes comprehensive tools including test-taking tips, comprehensive content and over 375 practice questions.

This online mortgage license exam prep package includes:

- NMLS Exam Test-Taking Tips

- SAFE Mortgage Loan Originator National + UST Content Material

- 375 practice questions

NOTE: This is not an NMLS-approved course and will not satisfy the pre-license education requirements.

 Your Success is Our #1 Priority

OnCourse Learning empowers aspiring mortgage loan originators and seasoned mortgage loan officers to take their learning experience to the next level. Get and maintain your NMLS license with NMLS-approved mortgage pre-licensing, continuing education, and late CE courses, plus exam prep tools to help you pass your NMLS license exam. With over 50 years of experience, we are proud to offer the ultimate learning experience no matter where you are at in your mortgage education journey.

We’ve helped over 300,000 mortgage brokers begin and advance their careers. Get started today!

Arkansas Mortgage License Requirements

Learn about the Arkansas mortgage education needs and additional requirements for mortgage licensing. 
In the state of Arkansas, mortgage loan originators are required to:

  1. Each new loan officer application is required to submit an application through a MU4 filing.
  2. Complete a Criminal Background Check (CBC).
  3. Authorize a credit report through the NMLS that demonstrates financial responsibility.
  4. Fulfill all state and federal education requirements as designated by your state agency.
  5. Take and pass both National Component and Arkansas State Component Tests.
  6. Surety Bond/Recovery Fund: Every mortgage loan originator must be covered under a surety bond or recovery fund.
  7. Have a high school diploma or GED certificate, and be at least eighteen (18) years of age.
  8. Submit information related to any administrative, civil, or criminal proceeding by a governmental jurisdiction.
  9. Provide authorization to obtain an independent credit report.

Arkansas NLMS Pre-Licensing Education Requirements

New state-licensed MLOs are required to complete 20 hours of NMLS-approved education. This includes:

  • 3 hours of federal law
  • 3 hours of ethics
  • 2 hours of non-traditional mortgage lending training
  • 12 hours of electives

Arkansas Continuing Education Requirements

State-licensed MLOs are required to complete 8 hours of NMLS-approved mortgage education annually beginning the year they are licensed (unless PE was completed in the same year). This includes:

  • 3 hours of federal law
  • 2 hours of ethics
  • 2 hours of non-traditional mortgage lending
  • 1 hour of electives

MLOs are advised that to comply with the SAFE Act’s “successive years” rule, they may not take the same CE course two years in a row.

Arkansas Mortgage Licensing: More Information

Arkansas Securities Department
Phone: 501-324-9260
Email: ryan.drake@securities.arkansas.gov 
Website: www.securities.arkansas.gov

NMLS Resources:

To view the Arkansas MLO License Description Page, please click here 
Professional Standards: Mortgage Education – click here 
Professional Standards: Criminal Background Check – click here 
Professional Standards: Credit Report – click here 
Professional Standards: Mortgage Education – click here 
Professional Standards: MLO Testing – click here

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