Certification & Training

The Financial Management Training Program

The Financial Management Training Program consists of a year-long certificate program that includes 32 hours of face-to-face classroom training and six hours of online learning. Delivered through a blended model of classroom sessions and e-learning, this program will provide CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CIOs, Directors of Finance, Real Estate Development staff, Human Services staff, Controllers and Senior Accountants in the housing agency industry with the necessary training to effectively lead, organize, direct and manage housing agency finance and administrative staff, operations and accounting systems, processes and regulatory compliance.

Note: Individual training sessions are not eligible for the promotional discount. In order to take advantage of our promotional offer, you will need to buy the bundle option instead of buying all six items individually.

Here are the six trainings in the series:

Training Session #1: Increasing Non-Federal Revenue

Description of Session: The course will cover how to identify funding opportunities, best practices, case studies, grant writing, cost-benefit analysis and key fund development terminology.

Objectives: By the end of the course, the housing professionals will gain knowledge about fund development through best practices and the identification of resources to seek non-HUD funding opportunities. 

Who should attend: CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CIOs, Directors of Finance, real estate development staff, human services staff, operations staff, controllers and Senior Accountants and Property/Asset Managers.

Delivery Method: e-Learning

Time and Date: Jan. 29, 2020, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. EST

Length: 3 hours

Price: Members $195.00; Non-members $295.00

Note: This individual training session is not eligible for the promotional discount. In order to take advantage of our promotional offer, you will need to buy the bundle option instead of buying all six items individually.

Training Session #2: Staff Development

Description of Session: The course will cover internal controls, standard operating procedures, compliance toolkit, development of staff, and how to be an effective partner with internal leadership.

Objectives: By the end of the course, the housing professionals will gain knowledge about developing staff and the importance of staff development within the Housing industry.

Who should attend: CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CIOs, Directors of Finance, real estate development staff, human services staff, operations staff, Controllers and Senior Accountants and Property/Asset Managers.

Delivery Method: Live/In-Person/NAHRO Conference

Time and Date: TBD due to COVID-19

NOTE: This training session is meant to take place in person Due to COVID-19, a new date has not been identified.

Length: 8 hours

Price: Members $595.00; Non-members $795.00

Note: This individual training session is not eligible for the promotional discount. In order to take advantage of our promotional offer, you will need to buy the bundle option instead of buying all six items individually.

Training Session #3: Leadership Development

Description of Session: The course will cover effective communication, how to handle a crisis, hacking, misconduct, managing stress, leadership strategies.

Objectives: By the end of the course, the housing professionals will gain knowledge leadership traits, leadership strategies and developing leaders.

Who should attend: CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CIOs, Directors of Finance, Real Estate Development staff, Human Services staff, Operations staff, Controllers and Senior Accountants and Property/Asset Managers

Delivery Method: e-Learning

Time and Date: April 29, 2020, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. EST

NOTE: This training session will be scheduled during the 2020 NAHRO Summer Conference in New York, N.Y. which takes place from July 23-25. The specific date and time of the session will be shared with registrants before the start of the conference.

Length: 3 hours

Price: Members $195.00; Non-members $295.00

Note: This individual training session is not eligible for the promotional discount. In order to take advantage of our promotional offer, you will need to buy the bundle option instead of buying all six items individually.

Training Session #4: Industry Knowledge & Update

Description of Session: The course will cover HUD regulations, HUD financial reporting , financial policies, operating budget development, funding sources, and audits.

Objectives: By the end of the course, the housing professionals will gain knowledge about the financial and programmatic operations of the Housing industry.

Who should attend: CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CIOs, Directors of Finance, Real Estate Development staff, Human Services staff, Operations staff, Controllers and Senior Accountants and Property/Asset Managers.

Delivery Method: Live/In-Person/NAHRO Conference

Time and Date: TBD due to COVID-19

Length: 8 hours

Price: Members $595.00; Non-members $795.00

Note: This individual training session is not eligible for the promotional discount. In order to take advantage of our promotional offer, you will need to buy the bundle option instead of buying all six items individually.

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Training Session #5: Real Estate Deal Structure & Property Operations

Description of Session: The course will cover financial management, financial models, management fees and cost centers, industry standards, and outsourcing property operations.

Objectives: By the end of the course, the housing professionals will gain knowledge about real estate development, deal structure, and the though process to outsource property operations.

Who should attend: CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CIOs, Directors of Finance, Real Estate Development staff, Human Services staff, Operations staff, Controllers and Senior Accountants and Property/Asset Managers.

Delivery Method: Live/In-Person/NAHRO Conference

Time and Date: October 2020 (exact date to be determined – between Oct. 1 and Oct. 3 at the NAHRO National Conference in Orlando, Fla.)

Length: 12 hours

Price: Members $890.00; Non-members $1,190.00

Note: This individual training session is not eligible for the promotional discount. In order to take advantage of our promotional offer, you will need to buy the bundle option instead of buying all six items individually.

NOTE: This training session is meant to take place in person Due to COVID-19, a new date has not been identified.

Training Session #6: Cyber & IT Security

Description of Session: The course will cover how to identify cybersecurity risks, methods for improving internal controls and procedures to reduce exposure, asset protection and fraud alerts.

Objectives: By the end of the course, the housing professionals will gain knowledge cyber-attacks, mitigating cyber risk and addressing cyber controls.

Who should attend: CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CIOs, Directors of Finance, Real Estate Development staff, Human Services staff, Operations staff, Controllers and Senior Accountants and Property/Asset Managers

Delivery Method: e-Learning

Time and Date: July 22 from 1-5:00pm ET

Length: 4 hours

Price: Members $295.00; Non-members $395.00

Note: This individual training session is not eligible for the promotional discount. In order to take advantage of our promotional offer, you will need to buy the bundle option instead of buying all six items individually.