Ins. Code Section 2651.0021
Professional Training Program
(a)The commissioner shall adopt by rule a professional training program for a title insurance agent and the management personnel of the title insurance agent.
(b)The professional training program must be designed to provide information regarding:
(1)the basic principles and coverages related to title insurance;
(2)recent and prospective changes in those principles and coverages;
(3)applicable rules and laws;
(4)proper conduct of the license holder’s title insurance business;
(5)accounting principles and practices and financial responsibilities and practices relevant to title insurance; and
(6)the duties and responsibilities of a title insurance agent.
(c)Professional training program hours may be used to satisfy the continuing education requirements established under Section 2651.204 (Continuing Education).
(d)A professional training program course must be offered by:
(1)a statewide title insurance association, statewide title agents’ association or professional association, or local chapter of a statewide title insurance or title agents’ association or professional association;
(2)an accredited college or university;
(3)a career school or college as defined by Section 132.001 (Definitions), Education Code;
(4)the State Bar of Texas;
(5)an educational publisher;
(6)a title insurance company authorized to engage in business in this state;
(7)a company that owns one or more title insurance companies authorized to engage in business in this state;
(8)a public school system in this state; or
(9)an individual accredited as an instructor by an entity described by Subdivisions (1)-(8).
(e)An individual is exempt from the professional training requirement of this section if the individual has held in this state for at least five years a position as management personnel with a title insurance agent, or a comparable position, as determined under rules adopted by the commissioner.
Section 2651.0021 — Professional Training Program,
https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Docs/IN/htm/IN.2651.htm#2651.0021 (accessed Dec. 2, 2023).