Self-Paced Learning

Self-Paced Learning

Keep Your Career On The Right Track

With our video and audio tutorials, you can educate yourself on key industry topics and sharpen your professional skills — at your own pace. 


E-Learning

 

Enjoy some of our most popular classes at your own pace. Easily skip what you know, re-review content that deserves a second look and be quizzed along the way.

Getting Your Name Out

e-Learning

Learn creative ways to market yourself, gain simple step by step strategies for building an impactful networking plan for increased loan production and get access to specific tools to improve your networking impact.

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Will You Hit the Goal

E-Learning

Learn ways to use the S.M.A.R.T. process to increase individual goal setting skills, and get access to our goal setting calculator.

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Class Recordings

 

Sharpen your professional skills on your schedule with our recorded webinar sessions.

Analyzing Income for the Self-Employed Borrower

This presentation will walk you through a thorough analysis of self-employed borrower income by completing a full cash flow analysis.

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Analyzing the Personal Tax Returns

Learn how to calculate qualifying income for different types of self-employed borrowers, using a cash flow analysis method.

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Desktop Underwriter®

Learn how to validate DU® loans with Day 1 Certainty® components. Explore examples with messaging for Appraisal Waiver, Certainty on Appraised Value and DU® Validation Services.

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Faster Closings

Want to close more loans FASTER? Our new 45-minute class will show you five steps you can take to avoid potential time delays. Whether you’re new to the industry or a seasoned professional, Faster Closings delivers something for everyone.

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Focus On Assets

Review eligible and ineligible sources of funds, interested party contributions (IPC's), large deposits, business assets, reserves and acceptable documentation for assets.

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K-1 Workshop

This session uses Partnerships and S-Corps examples to understand how to apply FNMA and FHLMC guidelines to the Schedule K-1, evaluate business liquidity and determine qualifying income.

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LinkedIn® - Part 1

The first class in our 3-part series walks you through the components of a complete profile and shows you how to use LinkedIn as a powerful networking and sales tool.  

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LinkedIn® - Part 2

The second class in our 3-part series shows you how to find the right people, build meaningful relationships and implement an action plan for potential pipeline increase.

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LinkedIn® - Part 3

The third class in our 3-part series explores how to engage and share insights to grow your network, become a trusted resource and increase referrals for mortgage loans.

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Loan Product Advisor®

Learn how to leverage The Freddie EdgeSM through the examination of samples cases, and practice validation messages including ACE and AIM.

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Making Sense of the 2019 Tax Return

This short session will take you on a tour of the updated tax returns and point out what has been added, what has been eliminated and what has been changed.

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Rental Income - Schedule "E"asy

Get a guided tour of Schedule E as we take you through a cash flow analysis for a borrower’s investment properties.

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Salaried Income Analysis

Gain a deeper understanding of Agency guidelines for calculating and documenting income, and how to interpret a Borrower's income cadence.

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The Fundamental Need for Tax Returns

In this 45-minute class, you’ll learn WHEN you need a Borrower’s Personal Tax Returns, WHY you need them and HOW to properly use them!

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The Nuts & Bolts of Rental Income

Learn the basics of applying Fannie Mae's & Freddie Mac’s conventional guidelines on rental income in qualifying for a mortgage.

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Variable Income Analysis

Gain a deeper understanding of Agency guidelines for analyzing variable income, and how to identify potential sources of variable income.

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Will You Hit the Goal

Loan Officers looking to improve or even define their goals to produce loan applications will learn ways to create S.M.A.R.T. goals and processes to increase their production.

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Instructional Videos

 

Encompass® Delegated MI Application

Instructional Video < 3 min.

Get step-by-step instructions on how to submit a delegated loan for Essent MI through Encompass by Ellie Mae®.

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Encompass® Non-Delegated MI Application

Instructional Video < 5 min.

Get step-by-step instructions on how to submit a non-delegated loan for Essent MI through Encompass by Ellie Mae®.

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Encompass® Rate Quote Request

Instructional Video < 3 min.

Learn how simple it is to request Essent rate quotes and import MI fees through Encompass by Ellie Mae.

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