Step 1: Pay for a Criminal Background Check

Do you have an NMLS account yet? If not you will need to set this up at If you already have one sign in and follow the steps below.

  • Click on the “Composite view” tab
  • Then select “View Individual” in the sub menu
  • Once here, select “view criminal background check request” on the left menu bar

Here you will need to pay for the background check, once this is done you will be able to schedule your appointment for fingerprinting.

Step 2: Schedule a Fingerprinting

You will need to setup an account with fieldprint before you can schedule an appointment. At the time of scheduling an appointment, you must have valid, unexpired, government-issued photo identification. Once setup with an account the MLO will be able to:

  • Check their appointments status
  • Re-schedule their appointment
  • View and print their receipt

If you have problems or questions with the system they have a customer service line that can be reached at 562-731-2321 or 800-991-6097 Ext. 2

P.S. Affinity is one of the few training institutes in Southern California that offers this training in a live classroom environment with you and your instructor physically in the same classroom.  Learn more about our classes at:

Watch a portion of one of our classes at: