Certification Exams

Opportunities to sit for/re-take a Certification Exam are available at NAHRO National Conferences (Washington Conference, Summer Conference and National Conference & Exhibition) with other opportunites at other locations throughout the year.  Interested candidates must register in advance for the exam, indicating which exam they would like to take and at what location. There is a $200 fee for Certification Exams for NAHRO Members, $300 fee for non-members. 

NAHRO sends exam results only to the individual participant unless authorized by that participant to also send the result to the employer or other person(s). 

DateLocation (click city for details)Time
Monday, January 27, 2020

Baltimore, Maryland

In conjunction with The Maryland Association of Housing and Redevelopment Agencies (MAHRA)

 

REGISTRATION CLOSED

 

Friday, February 28, 2020

Augusta, Georgia

REGISTRATION CLOSED

Friday April 17, 2020Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

REGISTER HERE

Check-In required at 12 Noon

Exams begin before 2:30pm

Monday, March 30, 2020

Washington DC

In conjunction with the

NAHRO Washington Conference

REGISTER HERE

Check-In begins at 4:30pm

Exams begin at 4:45pm

Thursday, May 7, 2020Augusta, Georgia

REGISTER HERE

Check-In required at 12 Noon

Exams begin before 2:30pm

Thursday, July 2, 2020

New York, New York

In conjunction with the

NAHRO Summer Conference

REGISTRATION WILL OPEN IN APRIL 2020
Friday, October 2, 2020

Orlando, Florida

In conjunction with the

NAHRO National Conference and Exhibition

REGISTRATION WILL OPEN IN AUGUST 2020

 

Exam TypeFeeRegistration Form
Certification Exam

NAHRO Member $200

Non-Member $300

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NAHRO Certification Exams

  • NAHRO Certified Management Executive (CME) Exam
  • NAHRO Certified Manager of Property Operations (CMPO) Exam
  • NAHRO Certified Manager of Voucher Operations (CMVO) Exam
  • NAHRO Certified Public Housing Manager (C-PHM) Exam
  • NAHRO Certified Maintenance Manager (CMM) Exam
  • NAHRO Certified Specialist of Project-Based Vouchers (CPBV)
  • NAHRO Certified Specialist of RAD Project-Based Vouchers (CRPBV)
  • NAHRO Certfied Specialist of RAD Project-Based Rental Assistance (CRPBRA)
  • NAHRO Certified Specialist of Inspection-Housing Quality Standards (CSI-HQS) Exam
  • NAHRO Certified Specialist of Inspection-Uniform Physical Condition Standards (CSI-UPCS) Exam
  • NAHRO Certified Specialist of Eligibility and Calculation-Housing Choice Vouchers (CSEC-HCV) Exam
  • NAHRO Certified Specialist of Occupancy-Housing Choice Vouchers (CSO-HCV)
  • Combined CSEC-HCV and CSO-HCV Exam
  • NAHRO Certified Specialist of Eligibility and Calculation-Public Housing (CSEC-PH) Exam
  • NAHRO Certified Specialist of Occupancy-Public Housing (CSO-PH) Exam
  • Combined CSEC-PH and CSO-PH Exam

Updated 10/7/2019

Certification

Designation

Issued in 2016

Issued in 2017

Issued in 2018

Issued in 2019

(as of 9/12/2019)

Historical With Passing Exam Score

Certified Specialist of Occupancy

CSO-HCV

67

81

125

149

78%

CSO-PH

7

21

86

3

95%

Certified Specialist of Eligibility and Calculation

CSEC-HCV

NA

NA

115

152

88%

CSEC-PH

NA

NA

77

3

79%

Certified Specialist of Inspection

CSI-HQS

47

27

10

6

78%

CSI-UPCS

12

4

1

2

74%

Certified Public Housing Manager

C-PHM

73

36

135

127

89%

Certified Specialist of Project-Based Vouchers

CPBV

NA

NA

1

2

89%

Certified Specialist of RAD Project-Based Vouchers

CRPV

NA

NA

12

14

97%

Certified Manager of Operations

CMPO

8

0

4

1

79%

CMVO

0

1

0

621%

NAHRO Certified Commissioner

NCC

82

53

72

45

NA

Certified Maintenance Manager

CMM

0

4

2

7

87%

Certified Management Executive

CME

9

12

3

2

77%

 

TOTAL

305

239

643

519

79%

PREVIOUS NAHRO CERTIFICATION EXAM ADMINISTRATION PERIODS

 

Monday, April 8, 2019

Arlington, Virginia

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Anaheim, California

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Holyoke, Massachusetts

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Boston, Masschusetts

Thursday, August 1, 2019Washington DC

October 11, 2019

San Antonio, Texas

October 25, 2018: Atlanta, Georgia
August 10, 2018: Phoenix, Arizona
July 27, 2018: San Francisco, California
June 18, 2018: Gaithersburg, Maryland
May 22, 2018: Sacramento, California
April 23, 2018: Arlington, Virginia
March 27, 2018: Lincoln, Nebraska
October 27, 2017: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
October 15, 2017: Atlantic City, New Jersey
October 6, 2017:  Lincoln, Nebraska
August 30, 2017: Greensboro, North Carolina
August 18, 2017: Washington DC
July 22, 2017: Rossville, Illinois
July 16, 2017: Indianapolis, Indiana
July 14, 2017:  Huntsville, Alabama
May 17, 2017:  Augusta, Georgia
May 5, 2017:  Detroit, Michigan
April 24, 2017:  Portland, Oregon
April 18, 2017:  Fort Worth, Texas
April 7, 2017:  Austin, Texas
March 27, 2017:  Arlington, Virginia
February 8, 2017:  Islip, New York
January 30, 2017:  Glen Burnie, Maryland
January 24, 2017:  Napa, California
January 12, 2017:  Greensboro, North Carolina

REGISTRATION CLOSED

 

REGISTRATION CLOSED

 

REGISTER HERE

Check-In begins at 8:30am

Exams begin at 9:00am

REGISTER HERE

Check-In begins at 8:30am

Exams begin at 9:00am