Certification & Training

Fair Housing (FAIRHOUSE) w/ Proficiency Test

Description

This two-day training program will focus on Fair Housing within the Assisted Housing Programs with a special emphasis on the Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher Programs. The program will begin with the basics of Fair Housing, but then will take you deep into the Fair Housing process, program specific requirements, best practices, resolutions of complaints, 504 standards and processing reasonable accommodation requests. It will provide the latest information on the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), the newest protected classes, Limited English Proficiency (LEP) and other federal provisions. The seminar will also include information on cases for Fair Housing violations, voluntary compliance agreements and special conditions that may be required by HUD or DOJ.

Who Should Attend

  • Executive Directors
  • Deputy Executive Directors
  • Supervisors of both Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher programs
  • Property Managers
  • Specialists of both Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher programs

Objectives

  • Understand the world of Fair Housing as it relates to assisted housing programs
  • Implement processes and procedures to help agencies stay in compliance 
  • Identify and eliminate barriers to promote Fair Housing within the ever-changing regulatory environment

Schedule & Agenda

Day 1: 8:00 am – 8:30 am – Check In
Day 1: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm – Training
Day 2: 8:30 am – 2:30 pm – Training
Day 2: 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm – Proficiency Test

NAHRO Continuing Education Units (CEU’s)

Training Completion = 1.05
Proficiency Test = 0.20
Total = 1.25

Upcoming Opportunities

Please visit our Training Calendar to register for the next available session.

Registration Price

NAHRO MemberNon-Member
$695$895

For more information,

contact NAHRO Professional Development at (877) 866-2476 or ProfessionalDevelopment@nahro.org.