Course Description

This online course package with a coach includes 24 hours of pre-licensing education for mortgage loan officers (MLOs) in addition to exam prep and 2.5 hours with an MLO coach. 

Online Portion: Engaging videos and activities help you learn the online content and apply it to a range of exercises, real-life scenarios and case studies. 

  • SAFE Comprehensive MLO Pre-Licensing Course (20 hours)
  • OH-ORMLA SAFE: State Pre-Licensing Course (4 hours)
  • SAFE MLO Exam Prep Edge

Coach Portion: The MLO Coach has been a Mortgage Loan Officer for 30 years. They will provide support throughout the course, which is detailed below:

  • Introduction to MLO Business Phone Conversation (30 minutes to 1 hour)
  • Online Course Access will be granted after the phone call
  • Check-In Points (two 20-minute sessions)
  • Conclusion Session (30 minutes)

You will have 11 days to complete the online, self-paced course portion.

Course Outline

The 20-hour MLO Pre-Licensing Course fulfills SAFE Act requirements through a comprehensive introduction to the principles and practices of mortgage lending. In addition to the required core topics, the course covers: 

  • Uniform state content
  • General mortgage knowledge
  • Mortgage loan origination activities, including loan inquiry and application process requirements, qualification, closing and financial calculations


  • Participants have 11 days to complete the self-paced online course portion.
  • Coaching sessions will be scheduled based on the coach and student's schedule.  
  • The course fee does not include the licensing exam application or fee. Students must apply, pay and take the exam on their own. Learn more here.
  • Internet access and a computer are required.
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Section Title
Ohio Mortgage Loan Officer Pre-Licensure Education and Exam Prep (Online) With Coach
Jul 01, 2023 to Jun 30, 2024
Contact Hours
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Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $650.00