Courses and Events

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Flyers and Agendas for 2017 Courses Coming Soon!  

Please check back often for course updates and availability   

Course Cancellation Policy

Substitutions will be accepted at any time without charge. Cancellations will be taken up to 2 days before the scheduled class date. After that date, a $75.00 processing fee will be assessed per registration. "No Shows" will forfeit the full amount of their registration fees.

If you need assistance registering for a course or information about an online training demonstration, please contact Christian Arnett at 817.922.9000 ext. 111 or email: arnettc@nelrod.com.            

Family Self-Sufficiency Program

Would you like more participation in your FSS program or from your FSS participants? This course provides participants with procedures and best practices for attaining the highest success in their Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher FSS programs.    

Dates

July 25-26, 2017
Tuesday-Wednesday

 

Price

$399 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$349 per participant

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Waste, Fraud, & Mismanagement (Micro-Course)

Learn how to stay off the OIG's radar. Participants will learn the most common waste, fraud, and mismanagement issues that the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) has uncovered in the last few years. In addition, participants will learn what policies and preventive safeguards should be in place, as well as how to identify and stop potential damaging issues in the early stages.  

Dates

July 27, 2017
Thursday

 

Price

$99 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$79 per participant

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Building Strong Resident Organizations (Mini-Course)

Procedures for forming & maintaining strong Resident Councils. This course is designed to train residents of the public housing community and agency staff on resident leadership and the roles and responsibilities of resident organizations.

Dates

July 28, 2017
Friday

 

Price

$129 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$99 per participant

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Interviewing Skills & Techniques (Micro-Course)

Dates

August 15, 2017
Tuesday

 

Price

$99 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$79 per participant

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Identifying & Taking Corrective Actions for Harassment & Bullying (Micro-Course)

Dates

August 16, 2017
Friday

 

Price

$99 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$79 per participant

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Processing & Tracking Earned Income Disallowance (Micro-Course)

Dates

August 18, 2017
Thursday

 

Price

$99 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$79 per participant

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Smoke-Free Public Housing (Micro-Course)

Learn Procedures for Implementing the New Requirement. The Smoke-Free Public Housing Final Rule, published on December 5, 2016, becomes effective for all Public Housing Agencies on February 3, 2017 with full compliance required by July 30, 2018. Participants will gain knowledge for consulting with tenants and for revising the Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy, the Dwelling Lease, and the PHA plan.       

Dates

August 23, 2017
Wednesday

 

Price

$99 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$79 per participant

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Minimum Rent Hardship Exemptions (Micro-Course)

Dates

August 25, 2017
Tuesday

 

Price

$99 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$79 per participant

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Portability Procedures

Learn the most recent requirements for Initial & Receiving Agencies. This mini-course will focus on the new requirements and provide procedures for both Initial and Receiving agencies. Updated training materials include requirements of the Final Rule on Streamlining Portability and new FSS portability reporting requirements.   

Dates

August 29, 2017
Tuesday

 

Price

$249 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$199 per participant

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Public Housing & Section 8 HCVP Basic Concepts (Mini-Course)

Dates

September 6, 2017
Wednesday

 

Price

$129 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$99 per participant

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Section 8 HCVP Income & Rent Calculations

Improve SEMAP scores and achieve income integrity through the accurate identification of income and calculation of rents. This course is designed for those new to calculating rents and documenting HCVP files, as well as for those wanting to expand their knowledge of Rent Calculation. In addition, participants will learn HUD's newest guidance and requirements and where the PHA has options.  

Dates

September 12-14, 2017
Tuesday-Thursday

 

Price

$499 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$449 per participant

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Human Resources Certification Training

Dates

September 20-21, 2017
Wednesday-Thursday

 

Price

$399 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$349 per participant

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Public Housing Occupancy

Learn Procedures to Improve Program Performance. Participants will learn the critical occupancy functions of the Public Housing Program, how they relate to the agency’s overall financial condition and PHAS performance, and staff accountability for these functions.

Dates

October 10-11, 2017
Tuesday-Wednesday

 

Price

$399 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$349 per participant

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Project-Based Voucher Training

Dates

October 17, 2017
Tuesday

 

Price

$249 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$199 per participant

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Capital Fund Program (CFP)

This course is designed to help public housing authorities (PHAs) understand the requirements contained within the new Capital Fund Guidebook. The Guidebook provides practical information and instruction regarding the implementation of the Public Housing Capital Fund Program Final Rule. (Effective 11/25/13)

Dates

October 18-19, 2017
Wednesday-Thursday

 

Price

$399 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$349 per participant

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Public Housing Income & Rent Calculations

Avoid income losses while being fair with your tenants. This course is designed for those new to calculating rents, as well as those wanting to expand their knowledge of Rent Calculation. Participants will learn procedures for determining, calculating, and documenting income and rent calculations. The newest requirements mandated by HUD and Congress will be addressed.  

Dates

October 24-26, 2017
Tuesday-Thursday

 

Price

$499 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$449 per participant

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Public Housing Denials, Terminations, Evictions & Grievance Hearings

 Resolving Disputes and Avoiding Potential Problems. The grievance and eviction process can be easy if the proper documentation and procedures are followed consistently. Participants will learn step-by-step procedures for conducting and documenting Informal Hearings, Informal Settlements, and Grievance Hearings that encourage positive outcomes and are compliant with regulations.   

Dates

October 25, 2017
Wednesday

 

Price

$249 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$199 per participant

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Section 8 HCVP Denials, Terminations, Informal Hearings, & Informal Reviews (Mini-Course)

Learn Procedures for Effective Outcomes. This mini-course addresses the documentation you should have in place before taking adverse actions against participants. Procedures are provided for processing denials, terminations, informal reviews and informal hearings from start to finish.

Dates

November 1, 2017
Wednesday

 

Price

$129 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$99 per participant

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Housing Quality Standards & Introduction to UPCS-V

Dates

November 7-8, 2017
Tuesday-Wednesday

 

Price

$399 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$349 per participant

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Annual Inspections/UPCS

Utilizing Inspections to improve agency operations. Conducting Annual Inspections encompasses more than just the act of recording deficiencies. Participants will learn how to properly conduct annual inspections and how annual inspections can improve PHAS scores and property management.

Dates

November 14, 2017
Tuesday

 

Price

$249 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$199 per participant

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Section 8 HCVP Occupancy

Dates

November 15-16, 2017
Wednesday-Thursday

 

Price

$399 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$349 per participant

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Public Housing Waiting List & Tenant File Management (Mini-Course)

 Do your current procedures result in audit-worthy tenant files? Participants will learn the key aspects of Public Housing waiting list management. How to properly open and close waiting lists, as well as how to document these actions will be covered. In addition, emphasis is placed on the benefits of consistent file organization for ease in transferring files, HUD reviews, and audit requirements.      

Dates

November 28, 2017
Tuesday

 

Price

$129 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$99 per participant

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Section 8 HCVP Waiting List & Participant File Management (Mini-Course)

 Be prepared for Audits, File Reviews, and Legal Actions. Participants will learn key requirements for the S8 HCVP waiting list and for  applicant/program participant file management. Staff will learn how to properly pull applicants off the waiting list and determine initial eligibility. In addition, emphasis is placed on procedures for consistent documentation so your files are compliant with HUD and other audit requirements.   

Dates

December 5, 2017
Tuesday

 

Price

$129 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$99 per participant

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Maintenance Records Management (Mini-Course)

Dates

December 6, 2017
Wednesday

 

Price

$129 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$99 per participant

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SEMAP Success

Achieve and Maintain High Performance. Many agencies receive lower SEMAP scores during HUD reviews simply because they lack proper documentation. Participants will receive procedures and forms to obtain high ratings for each SEMAP indicator.  

Dates

December 12, 2017
Tuesday

 

Price

$249 per participant

Nelrod Consortium Partner Rate:
$199 per participant

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