Fair Housing Certification

Oct
29
Mon
WEBINAR: Change 4 Verification @ WEBINAR
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
  • Are you verifying information for your HUD property according to what the HUD handbook says?
  • Do you know what it says about verification?
  • Have you embraced Change 4 yet?

This webinar will discuss what the HUD handbook says about verification after Change 4 was made. You might like what it says.

About the Speaker:Anita Moseman is Vice President for Monfric Realty, Inc., a property management and consulting firm based in Grand Junction, Colorado, and subsidiary of Monfric, Inc. based in San Diego, California. She is also a partner in HCP, a training and consulting firm based in Orange, California and has been in the affordable housing industry for over 34 years.

Anita holds numerous certifications including: NAHPe , SHCM, CPO, FHC and RAM.

She is a national trainer and has presented courses in: RAM Certification, marketing, occupancy, tax credit, and organization for Multi Housing World, various AHMA chapters, the National Association of Homebuilders, Federal and State Agencies, and other associations and management companies. In addition, she has trained different government organizations in the Contract Administrator Course.

Anita has served on the Board of Governors of RAM, as a board member of Rocky AHMA and as a technical advisor for SHCM and HCCP. She has been recognized by various AHMA chapters for her excellence in training and has been awarded the Clive Graham Memorial Award in recognition of Outstanding Service to the Affordable Housing Management Industry.

Please note: If you register for this event, you are giving your consent to be photographed. No recording is permitted without prior permission from the speaker and AHMA-NCH. You also agree to pay any fees associated with this registration and will be charged the full amount of registration for any “No-Shows” that do not cancel in advance. AHMA-NCH reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the seminar. In the event of a cancellation, AHMA-NCH will issue a full refund of the registration fee, but will not be responsible for any other charges incurred by the registrant due to the cancellation of the session.

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WEBINAR: Blended Occupancy @ WEBINAR
Oct 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

When you have more than one program at my property, what is the best way to blend the compliance requirements together for the programs? It can sometimes be tricky but this webinar will give you some ideas on how to make it easier.

About the Speaker:Anita Moseman is Vice President for Monfric Realty, Inc., a property management and consulting firm based in Grand Junction, Colorado, and subsidiary of Monfric, Inc. based in San Diego, California. She is also a partner in HCP, a training and consulting firm based in Orange, California and has been in the affordable housing industry for over 34 years.

Anita holds numerous certifications including: NAHPe , SHCM, CPO, FHC and RAM.

She is a national trainer and has presented courses in: RAM Certification, marketing, occupancy, tax credit, and organization for Multi Housing World, various AHMA chapters, the National Association of Homebuilders, Federal and State Agencies, and other associations and management companies. In addition, she has trained different government organizations in the Contract Administrator Course.

Anita has served on the Board of Governors of RAM, as a board member of Rocky AHMA and as a technical advisor for SHCM and HCCP. She has been recognized by various AHMA chapters for her excellence in training and has been awarded the Clive Graham Memorial Award in recognition of Outstanding Service to the Affordable Housing Management Industry.

Please note: If you register for this event, you are giving your consent to be photographed. No recording is permitted without prior permission from the speaker and AHMA-NCH. You also agree to pay any fees associated with this registration and will be charged the full amount of registration for any “No-Shows” that do not cancel in advance. AHMA-NCH reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the seminar. In the event of a cancellation, AHMA-NCH will issue a full refund of the registration fee, but will not be responsible for any other charges incurred by the registrant due to the cancellation of the session.

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Nov
13
Tue
Service Coordinators: Shared Best Practices @ The Washington Inn
Nov 13 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Here is an opportunity for Service Coordinators to come together, network, share concerns, best practices and learn from one another. Among discussion topics, there will be opportunities to share: How do you have the difficult conversation, how do you support a resident who may not be making the best choices, how do property managers and service coordinators work together, etc.? There will be time to go over HUD’s Service Coordinators in Multifamily Housing Program Resource Guide. HUD is moving towards Standards for Success for reporting, what will that look like? Bring your success stories, your challenges and your ideas!

About the Speaker:Anne is the Director of Resident Services for Barcelon Associates Management Corp. She has worked with seniors for 20+ years, starting as a volunteer at a day program for people with Alzheimer’s disease, followed by a couple of stints at assisted living communities as memory care director, and worked for the Area Agency on Aging serving Napa and Solano counties as the Direct Services Supervisor. She brings extensive knowledge regarding senior issues.

Sherra Fleming is the director of training for Domus Management Company in Lodi California and will be heading up the AHMA-NCH Training committee in 2019.

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Continental breakfast will be provided. Lunch is on your own.

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Nov
14
Wed
WEBINAR: Identifying Reportable Hoarding Clues @ WEBINAR
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Identifying Reportable Hoarding Clues Among Older-Adults

Learn to differentiate collecting and squalor behaviors from hoarding behaviors. This webinar session will address the impact of the new DSM-V hoarding criteria on preventive hoarding and intervention efforts. The session will provide specific intervention techniques, and discuss the importance of collaboration with housing management, pest control, and other professionals that service coordinators can generate, to support residents in recovery and removal of clutter that may be causing safety issues or potential lease violation consequences.

Attendees will be able to:

    Define hoarding disorder

  1. Increase their awareness of hoarding behaviors
  2. Enhance their understanding regarding the difference between a collector, a hoarder, and squalor.
  3. Identify tips for responding to and assisting residents — develop a plan.
  4. Understand the legal frame work and responsibilities under reasonable accommodation.

About the SpeakerRuben Rivera-Jackman, MNPL, speaker, trainer and nonprofit leadership consultant, has an accomplished 25+ year career as a nonprofit leader with practical experience in, and solid understanding of, a diverse range of management, program development, and service delivery applications. Mr. Rivera-Jackman has a passion for working with, and advocating on behalf of, older adults, and has a natural ability for providing instruction and training for adult learners. After nearly 12 years of service as a Senior Resident Services Manager at the King County Housing Authority (KCHA), Mr. Rivera-Jackman has accepted the opportunity to serve as the Director of Resident Supports and Services for the Senior Housing Assistance Group (SHAG), one of the largest and leading affordable senior housing providers in Western Washington. Mr. Rivera-Jackman was the recipient of the 2011 American Association of Service Coordinators (AASC) President’s Award of Excellence. This award is given to a member who, in the opinion of the AASC President, is deserving of recognition for his/her work in the service coordination profession.

Please note: You agree to pay any fees associated with this registration and will be charged the full amount of registration for any “No-Shows” that do not cancel within three days of the event. AHMA-NCH reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the webinar. In the event of a cancellation, AHMA-NCH will issue a full refund of the registration fee, but will not be responsible for any other charges incurred by the registrant due to the cancellation of the session.

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WEBINAR: Section 504 & Basic Fundamentals of Fair Housing @ WEBINAR
Nov 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

The Basic Fundamentals of Fair Housing and Section 504 Reasonable Accommodations Program Requirements
Would you like to enhance your awareness and knowledge regarding the basic concepts of fair housing, understand the basic Section 504 Program Requirements, differentiate between Pets and Service Animals and Perfect your Reasonable Accommodation Policies and Procedures, then this didactic and interactive session is for you.

Attendees will be able to:

    Enhance their awareness of the Federal and State Fair Housing laws.

  1. Increase their understanding of the general policy guidelines on Reasonable Accommodation and Modification and Section 504 program.
  2. Identify tools for ensuring compliance with Section 504 program rules.
  3. Implement reasonable accommodation best practices.

About the SpeakerRuben Rivera-Jackman, MNPL, speaker, trainer and nonprofit leadership consultant, has an accomplished 25+ year career as a nonprofit leader with practical experience in, and solid understanding of, a diverse range of management, program development, and service delivery applications. Mr. Rivera-Jackman has a passion for working with, and advocating on behalf of, older adults, and has a natural ability for providing instruction and training for adult learners. After nearly 12 years of service as a Senior Resident Services Manager at the King County Housing Authority (KCHA), Mr. Rivera-Jackman has accepted the opportunity to serve as the Director of Resident Supports and Services for the Senior Housing Assistance Group (SHAG), one of the largest and leading affordable senior housing providers in Western Washington. Mr. Rivera-Jackman was the recipient of the 2011 American Association of Service Coordinators (AASC) President’s Award of Excellence. This award is given to a member who, in the opinion of the AASC President, is deserving of recognition for his/her work in the service coordination profession.

Please note: You agree to pay any fees associated with this registration and will be charged the full amount of registration for any “No-Shows” that do not cancel within three days of the event. AHMA-NCH reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the webinar. In the event of a cancellation, AHMA-NCH will issue a full refund of the registration fee, but will not be responsible for any other charges incurred by the registrant due to the cancellation of the session.

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Nov
15
Thu
Make Ready & Preventative Maintenance @ Serna Village
Nov 15 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Effective make-ready procedures, and regular preventative maintenance and planning, will save you and your property money, time, and the inconvenience of many emergency or last-minute repairs. This will give you happy, trouble-free residents from move-in day forward.

This 6-hour class is a great overview for any technician, no matter the skill level. It is designed to provide information on all aspects of make-ready procedures and explain their importance. This class also covers preventative maintenance and the troubleshooting skills needed to work on a multi-unit facility.

Topics covered: Make Ready
· Walking the Unit
· Accountability & Documentation
· Organizing the Make Ready process
· Scheduling Contractors
· Timely completion of Make Readies
· Final Inspection and follow up of the Move In

Topics covered: Preventative Maintenance
· Safety
· How Preventative Maintenance relates to resident perception
· The importance of record keeping
· Common preventative maintenance tasks in rooms and how to perform them
· Inspections and how to perform them

About the Speaker: Randy Jacobsen was a Jet Engine Mechanic with the Air Force for four years, stationed in Vietnam, Taiwan and the U.S. After the military Randy earned an A.S. degree in Mechanical Electrical Technology. He went to work as a Hospital Engineer at Methodist Hospital. Starting as a trainee, he was promoted to Chief Engineer after eight years.

After twelve years of hospital work he decided to go to work as a Supervisor for CTL Management, where he has worked for twenty-two years, two of those years as the Construction Project Manager for the Sacramento area. He has also conducted training classes on a regular basis. Randy is EPA Certified.

You can register numerous people through this invitation. Click ‘Add a Guest’ on the Registration screen. You may pay with a check or with a credit card once you have completed this form.
Please share the parking information with your registrants.

Continental breakfast will be provided. Lunch is on your own.

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Nov
20
Tue
Preparar y Mantenimiento Preventivo – En Español Solamente @ The Washington Inn
Nov 20 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Make-ready procedimientos eficaces y regulares de mantenimiento preventivo y planificación, ahorrará usted y su propiedad dinero, tiempo y la inconveniencia de muchas situaciones de emergencia o reparaciones de último minuto. Esto le dará a usted feliz y sin problemas, los residentes de move-in día adelante.

Esta clase de 6 horas es una excelente introducción para cualquier técnico, no importa el nivel de habilidad. Está diseñado para proporcionar información sobre todos los aspectos de la preparación de procedimientos y explicar su importancia. Esta clase comprende también el mantenimiento preventivo y la solución de problemas habilidades necesarias para trabajar en una unidad multi-planta.

Temas tratados: Make Ready 
· Caminando la unidad
· Responsabilidad & Documentación
· organizar el proceso Make Ready
· Programación
· contratistas la terminación oportuna de hacer prepara
· Inspección final y el seguimiento del Movimiento En

Temas tratados: · Mantenimiento preventivo 
· Mantenimiento preventivo de seguridad cómo se relaciona con la percepción residentes
· La importancia del mantenimiento de registros
· las tareas de mantenimiento preventivo común en habitaciones y cómo llevarlas a cabo
· Inspecciones y cómo llevarlas a cabo

Sobre el ponente: Michael es un entrenador nacional de HD Supply. Se unió a HD Supply en 2014 y ha trabajado en la industria de mantenimiento de apartamentos desde 1993.

Michael comenzó su carrera en 1993 como portero y progresivamente se fue promovido a la función de Supervisor en 1997. Michael ha sido en el apartamento de la industria durante más de 20 años y ha trabajado en la construcción de nuevas comunidades para la rehabilitación de las comunidades.

Michael’s certificaciones EPA incluyen tipo universal, NSPF Certificado de operador de piscina.

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Desayuno continental será proporcionado. El almuerzo es por su cuenta.

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Nov
27
Tue
WEBINAR: Strategic Thinking and Problem Solving @ WEBINAR
Nov 27 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

In today’s complex, fast-paced work environment, it is more challenging than ever to stay ahead of the curve. Everyone is busy; it is easy to fall into a routine of doing what we have always done when trying to complete tasks quickly. In reality, this approach can be like running in place. It can also cause us to overlook opportunities that could help us  work more efficiently, become better communicators and achieve better results.

Please join us November 27th for a 90-minute webinar as we explore what it means to become a strategic thinker and take a new approach to anticipating and solving problems.

Topics covered will include:

– Critical thinking

– Making decisions with greater impact

– Understanding how to connect-the-dots

Please join us for this important and timely conversation.

This special event is brought to you by NAHMA, hosted by Rocky AHMA. 

About the Trainer: Brenda Harrington, founder of Adaptive Leadership Strategies, LLC, works with private, public and nonprofit organizations to improve performance by helping staff members work with greater agility and expanded leadership capacity. In the past, Brenda served as Executive Vice President, Operations for a large property management and consulting firm. She is a Moderator on the Global Delivery Team for Harvard Business School Publishing (HBP), where she facilitates leadership development courses for HBP corporate clients worldwide. Brenda has received her Certification for Leadership Coaching from Georgetown University, and is also certified by the International Coach Federation (ICF).

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Dec
3
Mon
WEBINAR: Managing the LIHTC Utility Allowance @ WEBINAR
Dec 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Making a mistake in the calculation or timing of a utility allowance and/or failing to analyze the effect on tenant rents can be costly. In this class, you will learn: how utility allowances affect your rents, what methods are allowed by the IRS and by your state, how they work, what makes the most sense for your property, If, when, why and how you can or should change the method you are using, how other funding sources /HUD/RD/HOME) affect your choices, your responsibilities to the tenant, to the owner, and the monitoring agency.

About the Speaker: Since 1983, Gwen Volk has assisted owners, agents, and on-site staff in navigating the programs that provide housing for low and moderate-income families. She has served as President and CEO of a Midwest affordable housing development and management company and as chief compliance officer for a Dallas-based firm with a national portfolio. She has extensive experience in Rural Development, tax credit, bond, HOME, and Section 8 program compliance. Gwen has twice served on NAHMA’s board of directors, twice chaired the Fair Housing Committee, is the current chair of the NAHMA/NAA joint SHCM Advisory Committee, and has served on the SHCM exam-writing committee from the start. Since 2009 she has been a member of IREM’s Federal Housing Advisory Board. For the past 20 years, she has also provided training and consulting services in 36 states. Gwen holds the CPM, NAHP-e, SHCM, HCCP, CPO, FHC and RAM designations. She is a NAHMA-certified trainer for the CPO, FHC and ACPO courses and for the SHCM Blended Learning on-line certification course. Gwen’s webinars are interactive, informative and in demand.

Please note: You agree to pay any fees associated with this registration and will be charged the full amount of registration for any “No-Shows” that do not cancel within three days of the event.

AHMA-NCH reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the webinar. In the event of a cancellation, AHMA-NCH will issue a full refund of the registration fee, but will not be responsible for any other charges incurred by the registrant due to the cancellation of the session.

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WEBINAR: How to Write an (Approvable) AFHMP @ WEBINAR
Dec 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Managers should not need a course in statistics or even an MBA to develop an AFHMP that meets the requirements of the current 935.2A form. Using HUD’s instructions, the webinar takes the participants through the process of completing a sample AFHMP including how to obtain and interpret the census data, how to identify community contacts and work with the field office, and how to expedite the approval process. Your trainer has prepared, reviewed and revised dozens of AFHMP’s for national companies and non-profits in numerous states – for HUD, RD and even state agencies that require them. Let her show you how it’s done.

About the Speaker: Since 1983, Gwen Volk has assisted owners, agents, and on-site staff in navigating the programs that provide housing for low and moderate-income families. She has served as President and CEO of a Midwest affordable housing development and management company and as chief compliance officer for a Dallas-based firm with a national portfolio. She has extensive experience in Rural Development, tax credit, bond, HOME, and Section 8 program compliance. Gwen has twice served on NAHMA’s board of directors, twice chaired the Fair Housing Committee, is the current chair of the NAHMA/NAA joint SHCM Advisory Committee, and has served on the SHCM exam-writing committee from the start. Since 2009 she has been a member of IREM’s Federal Housing Advisory Board. For the past 20 years, she has also provided training and consulting services in 36 states. Gwen holds the CPM, NAHP-e, SHCM, HCCP, CPO, FHC and RAM designations. She is a NAHMA-certified trainer for the CPO, FHC and ACPO courses and for the SHCM Blended Learning on-line certification course. Gwen’s webinars are interactive, informative and in demand.

Please note: If you register for this event, you are giving your consent to be photographed. No recording is permitted without prior permission from the speaker and AHMA-NCH. You also agree to pay any fees associated with this registration and will be charged the full amount of registration for any “No-Shows” that do not cancel in advance.

AHMA-NCH reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the seminar. In the event of a cancellation, AHMA-NCH will issue a full refund of the registration fee, but will not be responsible for any other charges incurred by the registrant due to the cancellation of the session.

Click here for complete details and online registration.