RegisterSign In

Introduction to Title Insurance and Land Titles


You have decided to take a big step and enter the world of title insurance. Introduction to Title Insurance and Land Titles will help you better understand the title insurance industry.

You will also learn about the ownership of land, the rights associated with the land, and how to establish a chain of title for a piece of property. In addition, you will be able to define the terms Conveyance, Deeds and Liens and understand the importance of each and their applications in the title industry.


In this course, you will learn about the history and background of title insurance and the important role it plays in today’s environment.

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

  • Describe the history and background of title insurance
  • Articulate why title insurance is important and define the steps in the title insurance process
  • Communicate the concept of land ownership, including rights associated with ownership of land, multiple estates or interest that may be insured and the differences between "real property" and "personal property"
  • Describe a "chain of title"
  • Recognize the different rights in real property
  • Describe the importance, purpose and requirements of recording documents
  • Define the term "conveyance" and recognize who can prepare and who can sign a document conveying an interest in real property
  • Define and interpret the elements of a valid deed and recognize the different types of deeds
  • Recognize other types of conveyances
  • Describe the different types of liens and documents affecting liens


course quick facts
course code TRN7206
cost $40.00
estimated time to
complete course
4 Hours
course materials
360 Days