Certification & Training

New Faculty Application

NAHRO’s Professional Development and Certification team seeks experienced, dedicated affordable housing and community development professionals with a deep knowledge of HUD programs and excellent training skills to add to our pool of faculty members! All NAHRO faculty are experienced practitioners, because we strongly believe in the educational value of learning from actual industry practitioners with both skills and hands-on experience.

We’re currently looking for professionals qualified to train in the following subjects:

  • DEI
  • Family Self-Sufficiency and Resident Services
  • NSPIRE Inspections – Housing Choice Vouchers
  • NSPIRE Inspections – Public Housing

Minimum Criteria:

  • History of NAHRO membership or involvement
  • 3-5 years’ experience working in the affordable housing and community development field

Preferred but not required:

  • NAHRO Certified


  • Participates in Train the Trainer Program and completes onboarding steps
  • Acts as part of NAHRO training team by becoming knowledgeable in NAHRO training and certification programs, contributing new ideas and marketing NAHRO PD and Certification programs
  • Performs as part of NAHRO’s faculty by participating in at least six faculty calls per year (unless excused absence for NAHRO training)
  • Adheres to roles/responsibilities outlined in trainer consultant manual, check lists for both in-person and online delivery with minimal oversight from the PD team
  • Delivers NAHRO training materials and content with minimal supervision and oversight

Faculty Benefits

  • Hourly rate to train virtually from where you are!
  • Daily rate and travel across the country!
  • Joining a community of national recognized industry leaders in the largest and oldest non-profit in the country
  • Discounts to NAHRO National Conferences
  • Free registration to NAHRO Professional Development trainings
  • Professional Development opportunities provided by NAHRO PD+C team
  • Ability to design and deliver new training programs

New Faculty Application

Areas of Expertise in Housing and Community Development(check up to 4)(Required)
Do you have experience with developing training curriculum or in instructional design? (if yes, please upload a an example of a training that you have designed or developed.)(Required)
Max. file size: 98 MB.
On a scale of 1-5 how comfortable are you with zoom and its features? (1 being “very uncomfortable”, 2 being “uncomfortable”, 3 being “neutral”, 4 being “comfortable” and 5 being “very comfortable”.)(Required)

Please upload your resume

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    Questions? Please email NAHRO’s Director of Professional Development and Certification, Jackie Taboada at jtaboada@nahro.org