Certification & Training

Housing Quality Standards (HQS) w/ Certification Exam

Description

Improve the level of your HCV and PBV/Section 8 Housing Inspections and meet SEMAP requirements. Develop or fine-tune related work skills, review procedures and forms affecting standards, and learn how to evaluate your current operations to identify strengths and challenges. The NAHRO Certified Specialist of Inspection – Housing Quality Standards (CSI-HQS) Certification Exam is offered on the last day of the seminar.

Who Should Attend

Section 8 Housing Inspectors, Preventative Maintenance Inspectors, and new and seasoned inspectors.

Objectives

Through expert instruction, you will learn to conduct a thorough inspection to illustrate (or rediscover) details that must be observed in order to identify actions to be takend. Specific topics to be addressed are:

  • Section 8 Pre-Inspection and Inspection Preparation and Procedures
  • Negotiation and Arbitration—How to Successfully Come to Agreement with Landlords and Residents
  • Problem Solving and Conflict Resolution
  • Consistency—How to Pass Inspections, Even When HUD Arrives for a Surprise Review
  • Reinspection—How to Avoid Pitfalls

Schedule & Agenda

3 Days

Day 1: 8:00am – 8:30am – Check In
Day 1: 8:30am – 4:30pm – Training
Day 2: 8:30am – 4:30pm – Training
Day 3: 8:30am – 2:30pm – Training
Day 3: 2:30pm – 4:30pm – Certification Exam

NAHRO Continuing Education Units (CEU’s)

Training Completion = 1.75
Certification Exam = 0.20
Total = 1.95

Upcoming Opportunities

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

Registration Price

NAHRO MemberNon-Member
$895$1095
Certification Exam Price
NAHRO Member$200
Non-Member$300

For more information,

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