1 Hour GA SAFE: 2020 Advertising and Consumer Protections #11847

This course is designed to inform mortgage professionals about the Georgia state laws and regulations related to advertising, consumer protection, and mortgage fraud prevention. Knowledge of these requirements and prohibitions will help mortgage professionals increase consumer protection awareness and maintain licensure.

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Please note that the SAFE Act specifically prohibits the taking of the same course in successive years.

Agenda

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe key concepts of Georgia law related to advertising
  • Define deceptive trade practices and describe the role of the Georgia Department of Law’s Consumer Protection Unit as it relates to deceptive trade
  • Explain the consumer protection acts and practices prohibited under Georgia’s Deceptive Trade Practices Law (Georgia’s Fair Business Practices Law), including laws which pertain to deceptive advertising
  • Explain the different types of residential mortgage fraud and prohibitions under the Georgia Residential Mortgage Fraud Act
  • Describe the potential penalties for committing mortgage fraud in Georgia

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Delivery 

Each self-paced, self-study course examines a particular topic, allowing students to hone in on a focused set of learning concepts. Each course is designed with learning objectives, comprehensive course materials, learning reinforcement activities that appeal to various learning styles and real-world examples, with audio and/or video recordings of industry experts.

The final exam is completed online with instant grading, and you can download your industry-recognized certificate of completion after you successfully pass the course. This course will take no less than one hour to complete.

Tuition and Registration 

Tuition for this course is $63.00 and includes the Credit Banking and Admin Fee applicable to this course.

Students have until December 31 in the year in which the course is purchased to complete the course.

You may complete the course at any time during this period. However, course providers are afforded seven calendar days to credit the student’s NMLS account following successful completion of the course. It is strongly advised that you complete the course at least one week prior to the December 31 deadline.

NOTE: The SAFE Act specifically prohibits the taking of the same course in successive years.

For more information or to register by phone, call your Regional Account Executive at (800) 848-4904 or visit http://elliemae.com/allregs.