EAGAN, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AllRegs, a leading education and training provider to the mortgage industry, announces that 12 professionals have recently earned the Residential Government Underwriter (RGU) certification. Congratulations to the following industry professionals for their hard work and commitment to earning the RGU:

“We are excited to announce the achievement of these graduates in the program, and look forward to helping current and future candidates achieve their goals in government loan underwriting excellence.”

“The RGU Certification training curriculum is based on core competencies for underwriting government loans; these skills sets are vital to success in the mortgage underwriting industry, especially with the current volume of government loan products,” said Dan Thoms, executive vice president for AllRegs. “We are excited to announce the achievement of these graduates in the program, and look forward to helping current and future candidates achieve their goals in government loan underwriting excellence.”

Launched in January 2009, the Residential Government Underwriter Certification recognizes an underwriter’s commitment to increasing his or her knowledge and professional experience working with government lending products, such as FHA, VA and Guaranteed Rural Housing loans.

To be eligible for certification consideration, candidates must have at least two years experience in the mortgage industry, with an emphasis in underwriting, processing, risk analysis or quality assurance. They must agree to a Code of Ethics, successfully complete 12 hours of mortgage education through select AllRegs Academy coursework, and pass the RGU Assessment consisting of a comprehensive exam based on required core competencies.

To apply for the Residential Government Underwriter Certification or to learn more about this training program and other AllRegs’ products or services, visit www.allregsmortgage.com or call (800) 848-4904.

About AllRegs: First introduced in 1989, AllRegs is used by virtually all of the top 100 lenders as well as throughout numerous governmental agencies, including Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, the FHLBs, FHA, VA, RHS, Ginnie Mae, and more. AllRegs is a Mortgage Technology Magazine Top 50 Service Provider for 2008, 2009 and 2010, winner of the 2009 Mortgage Technology Synergy Award with partner Mortech, and the exclusive electronic publisher of the Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Single and Multi-Family Seller/Servicer Guides, The Federal Home Loan Banks’ MPF Program Guidelines, and CalPERS’ Member Home Loan Program Guidelines. Products include single and multifamily underwriting & insuring guidelines as well as federal compliance laws and regulations, state compliance laws and regulations with plain-language analyses, contract publishing services and a library of historical guidelines. The educational division, AllRegs Academy, offers distance learning, classroom training and practical guides. For more information, call (800) 848-4904 or go to www.allregsmortgage.com.