Earn An Industry Designation

Earn An Industry Designation

Earn ILTA’s Indiana Title Professional (ITP) Designation

Who? Any individual who is involved in the business of title insurance or closing loans involving real property in Indiana.
What? The ILTA Professional Designation Program (“Program”) will be administered by the ILTA Board of Governors to recognize an individual’s combination of industry experience, ILTA participation and the completion of one of two education tracks:
  • Indiana Title Professional-Examination (“ITP-Exam”)
    • Course I- Commitments & Purchase Agreements (2 hours)
    • Course II- Searching Public Records, Tenancy and Court Matters (3 hours)
    • Course III-Legal Descriptions/Survey (3 hours) (not yet available online)
    • Course IV- Endorsements, Legal Entities (3 hours)
    • Course V-Reviewing the Commitment, Clearing Title (3 hours) (not yet available online)
    • Course VI-Ethics, Reviewing Deeds and Mortgages (2 hours)
  • Indiana ITP Professional- Closing (“ITP-Closing”)
    • Course I- Commitments & Purchase Agreements (2 hours)
    • Course II- Closing Instructions and Disbursements, Basic Endorsements
    • Course III-Preparing for Closing, Document Preparation (CDF)
    • Course IV- Construction, Commercial Sales, Types of Transactions &  FIRPTA (i.e. cash, refi., mortgage, HELOC (3 hours)
    • Course V-Disbursement Ledgers, Account Balances, Reconciliations
    • Course VI-Ethics, Reviewing Deed and Mortgage (2 hours)

When?  Where? All ITP classes, with the exception of ITP Closing Classes III and IV are offered year-round on-line at https://www.pathlms.com/ilta.   
Why? The Program is designed to recognize land title professionals who demonstrate the knowledge, experience, and dedication essential to the safe and efficient transfer of real property and to encourage participation in ILTA activities.
How do I learn more?

Click here to view the ITP Qualifications Overview.

Click here to view the ITP Application. 

What is ILTA?

A lot has changed in our industry, but our strong commitment to our members remains the same. Since its formation in 1907, the Indiana Land Title Association has worked to protect the land title industry in Indiana. Amid the changing regulations and the ups and downs of the market, ILTA has stood by its members to offer high-quality education, networking opportunities, and legislative advocacy. We stand for the highest principles of professionalism and consumer protection, advocating for the safe and efficient transfer of real property. A home is likely the largest investment any individual will make in his or her lifetime, and by ensuring accurate searches, promoting fair and professional closings, and supporting important insurance coverages, ILTA protects Indiana consumers' property rights.