Thank you for your interest in becoming a title industry professional! There are many challenging opportunities in the field and many different roles in which to participate.

ALTA offers the following training specifically for beginners

Distance Learning
Nuts and Bolts of the Land Title Industry FREE to ALTA Members
$75 Non-Member Price
Title 101 $199 ALTA Member Price
$299 Non-Member Price
Ethics in the Title Industry $150 ALTA Member Price
$225 Non-Member Price
Educational Videos
The Need for Land Title Services $75 ALTA Member Price
$149 Non-Member Price
Claims Awareness $75 ALTA Member Price
$149 Non-Member Price
Principles of Title Searching $75 ALTA Member Price
$149 Non-Member Price

New Title Agent Educational Kit

The New Title Agent Kit bundles several of ALTA’s education offerings at a deeply discounted rate. This package is perfect for people with little or no prior experience in the title or settlement industry. By purchasing the Kit you will get access to all of the products listed above for one low price.

$349 ALTA Member Price
$575 Non-Member Price.

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Other Resources

Licensing Information:
You should contact your state department of insurance to inquire about licensing and continuing education requirements since specific requirements vary by state. The National Association of Insurance Commissioners has a map with links to the state departments of insurance on their website at

State-specific Education:
We recommend that you contact your state land title association for further state-specific education. Contact information for the state land title associations can be found on the ALTA website at

Underwriter Sponsored Education:
When starting a new company, we also recommend that you contact an underwriter in your state to ask about becoming an agent. You may find a list of underwriters in your state through your state land title association.

If you already have an underwriter, you should inquire about their education programs.

Contact Information for Underwriter Companies

ALTA offers more advanced courses and educational products. Click here to view our other offerings.