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North American Title Insurance Company is a seasoned title insurance underwriter that has been helping customers achieve the American dream of homeownership for more than 50 years. In the past several years, we have become known as the “underwriter next door,� because our associates are always easy to reach and our processes are, at all times, quick and straightforward. Our agency application process is fast and transparent for qualified agents. NATIC offers a one-hour underwriting response guarantee that is unparallelled in our industry. In addition, we value our agents based on their title industry knowledge and experience, not just on profits alone.

LTI Distance Learning: Title 201

Title 201 is an advanced-level curriculum that offers students general information on specific subjects while providing continuing education. It is designed to meet the needs of three basic groups of students: (1) Title 101 graduates; (2) experienced title industry personnel desiring further education; and (3) recent law school graduates. Learn more about earning Continuing Education by taking Title 201.

The online format is very convenient and provides students with easy access to course content and immediate feedback on chapter tests. The courses are self study - students read a chapter and take a test. Most students complete a course within two or three months. The maximum time limit is one year.

Ready to Enroll?

Simply visit the ALTA Store section and scroll down to your course. Proceed with registration and checkout. Your enrollment processes through our database overnight.  The next day, you can access your online course by visiting the ALTA Land Title Institute Online and start learning!

Need to know more?  Keep reading to learn more about this course . . .

Title 201 Objectives

  • Broaden and deepen the knowledge gained in Title 101
  • Provide an in-depth understanding of real estate principles as they relate to title insurance underwriting and closing transactions
  • Enhance growth opportunities for title insurance professionals

Title 201 Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Working the Public Records
  3. The Process of Abstract and Title Examination
  4. Land Descriptions
  5. Subdivision
  6. Encumbrances
  7. Security Interests in Fixtures and Other Personal Property Under UCC
  8. Basic Principles of Title Insurance Underwriting
  9. Water Rights and Related Issues
  10. Forms of Title Commitments and Policies
  11. Endorsements
  12. Escrow and Closing Services
  13. Bankruptcy
  14. Claims
  15. Reinsurance

Online Course Format & Completion Timeline

LTI's Online Course materials and testing are delivered via the Internet. This format provides LTI students with convenient delivery of course content and immediate feedback of chapter test scores. The courses are self study - students read a chapter and take a test.

Most students complete a course within two or three months. The maximum time limit is one year.

Certificate of Achievement for Graduates

A suitable-for-framing Certificate of Achievement will be awarded to each student who completes the course with an overall average of 70% or higher.

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Questions? Please contact the Education department at or call 800-787-2582 for more information.

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Washington, D.C. 20036-5828
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