eLearning/WEBINARS

Apr
8
Wed
WEBINAR: Fair Housing 101 @ WEBINAR
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

About the Speaker: Ruben 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.

Click here for complete details and online registration.

Apr
20
Mon
WEBINAR: Self Audit Tax Credit Files @ WEBINAR
Apr 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The better the files, the better the audit.

We’ll explore how to make sure that your files are ready for your next tax credit audit. We’ll talk about what auditors look at in a file, and give you tips on how to avoid file errors .

About the Speaker: Anita Moseman has been in the Affordable Housing Industry for 32+ years. She is Vice President of a management company that manages in three states and provides compliance and consulting services to other management companies. She uses real-life examples from these experiences in her classes to make them clear and helpful. Anita is a national trainer, who has trained for various federal and state government agencies, trade associations, and private companies.

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.

Click here for complete details and online registration.

Apr
21
Tue
WEBINAR: Self Audit Hud Files @ WEBINAR
Apr 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The better the files, the better the audit.

We’ll explore how to make sure that your files are ready for your next HUD Management Occupancy Review (MOR).

We’ll talk about what reviewers look at in a file and give you tips on how to avoid file errors.

About the Speaker: Anita Moseman has been in the Affordable Housing Industry for 32+ years. She is Vice President of a management company that manages in three states and provides compliance and consulting services to other management companies. She uses real life examples from these experiences in her classes to make them clear and helpful. Anita is a national trainer, who has trained for various federal and state government agencies, trade associations, and private companies.

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.

Click here for complete details and online registration.

Apr
22
Wed
WEBINAR: The Role of the Service Coordinator in Preventing Bedbugs @ WEBINAR
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

With the ongoing nuisance of bedbug infestations, this webinar provides assistance in helping your residents identify preventive measures, and address problems related to bedbug infestations. Attendees will learn about the importance of implementing a housing management and service coordinator team approach to preventing, assessing, and intervening in the event of a bedbug infestation, along with strategies to make combating the infestation a smooth process for residents.

About the Speaker: Ruben 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.

Click here for complete details and online registration.

Apr
29
Wed
WEBINAR: New Guidance on Service and Emotional Support Animals @ WEBINAR
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

HUD’s notice FHEO-2020-01 advises owners and managers on how to evaluate and approve or deny an applicant’s or resident’s reasonable accommodation request for an assistance animal.  Find out what HUD says about on-line verifications and websites that sell ESA certifications.  Learn the steps HUD recommends for processing requests for service animals versus requests for emotional support animals and requests for animals “commonly kept in households” versus requests for “unique animals”.   Learn how to revise your current policies and procedures in order to utilize the guidance to the benefit of your property, your residents and your management team.

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 management company, as chief compliance officer for a Dallas-based firm, and has provided training and consulting services in 36 states.  Gwen is a nationally recognized expert in tax credit, bond, HOME, HUD and Rural Development program compliance.  She has twice served on NAHMA’s board of directors and has also served on the board of the NAHMA Education Foundation.  She has chaired NAHMA’s Certification Review Board, Fair Housing, Education and Training, and SHCM Advisory Committees, and has been a member of the SHCM exam-writing committee from the start.   Since 2009 Gwen has served on IREM’s Federal Housing Advisory Board and previously chaired IREM’s Ethics Hearing and Discipline Board. Gwen holds the CPM, NAHP-e, SHCM, HCCP, CPO, FHC and RAM designations. She is a NAHMA-certified trainer for the CPO, FHC and BCD (formerly ACPO) courses and for the SHCM Blended Learning on-line certification course.  Gwen’s classes 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.

May
4
Mon
WEBINAR: FHC @ WEBINAR
May 4 @ 12:00 pm – May 5 @ 4:00 pm

The Fair Housing Compliance (FHC) course is a comprehensive program offered by the National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA) for property management staff. This course trains managers to understand complex fair housing regulations.  Please see the agenda for a detailed outline.

This training is presented in two 4-hour afternoon Zoom meeting sessions.  The program includes the workshop and FHC exam review.

You must register no later than two weeks in advance (4/20/20) to allow us time to mail you your copy of the NAHMA Fair Housing manual.  You will use this manual during the two training sessions.

Within three weeks following this online course, you will take the FHC exam at your convenience and at your own property.  You must pass the online exam to obtain the FHC designation.

Prior to the trainings, along with your Zoom log-in information, we will e-mail you the document with details on ordering, proctoring, and taking the online exam.  Please print and save this information before the training.

Remember to have pen and paper ready for note taking during this course.

The FHC is a requirement for NAHMA’s National Affordable Housing Professional (NAHP) certification program. All participants who pass the exam will receive an FHC certificate, pin, and listing in NAHMA’s Online Credential Directory.

About the Speaker:  Gwen Volk’s classes are interactive, informative and in demand.  Since 1983, Gwen 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 management company, as chief compliance officer for a Dallas-based firm, and as a trainer and consultant in 36 states.  Gwen is a nationally recognized expert in tax credit, bond, HOME, HUD and Rural Development program compliance.  She has twice served on NAHMA’s board of directors and has also served on the board of the NAHMA Education Foundation.  She has chaired NAHMA’s Certification Review Board, Fair Housing, Education and Training, and SHCM Advisory Committees, and has been a member of the SHCM exam-writing committee from the start.   Since 2009 Gwen has served on IREM’s Federal Housing Advisory Board and previously chaired IREM’s Ethics Hearing and Discipline Board. Gwen holds the CPM, NAHP-e, SHCM, HCCP, CPO, FHC and RAM designations. She is a NAHMA-certified trainer for the CPO, FHC and BCD (formerly ACPO) courses and for the SHCM Blended Learning on-line certification course.

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.

Click here for complete details and online registration.

May
7
Thu
WEBINAR: Mental Health 101: Basic Overview of Mental Health Conditions @ WEBINAR
May 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
May
20
Wed
WEBINAR: Understanding and Planning Mental Health Crisis @ WEBINAR
May 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jun
11
Thu
WEBINAR: Creating Communities of Caring @ WEBINAR
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jun
24
Wed
WEBINAR: Bringing LGBT Domestic Violence “Out of the Closet” @ WEBINAR
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm