Prior to applying for a MLO license, the applicant must first complete 20 hours of NMLS approved licensing education comprised of the following,
- 3 hours of Federal law;
- 3 hours of Ethics;
- 2 hours of non-traditional mortgage lending;
- 2 hours of Colorado state-specific defined electives; and
- (The 2 hours of state-specific content may also be completed as a standalone course.)
- 10 hours of general electives.
Once you complete the licensing education, you must pass the National SAFE MLO examination with uniform state content.