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September 2020

Safety Planning – Minimizing Impacts to Operations Webinar

September 10, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer Scott Ployer Register Here Safety Planning: Minimizing Impacts to Operations will provide participants with an overview of the required components of an effective, well-managed safety management program. Whether you are developing a new safety program and want to know what to include or you want additional information on how to improve your existing day-to-day safety culture, we will provide insight and a proven industry experience on how to accomplish this task. We will discuss how to prepare for a…

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Tax Credit and SHCM Exam Online Training

September 15, 2020 @ 8:00 am - September 16, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Register Here Trainer: Deb Piltch, Piltch Associates This is an excellent opportunity for you to receive comprehensive Tax Credit training coupled with an opportunity to take the industry’s newest credential exam. Course Overview: One and a half days of training (totaling 12 hours of training) highlighting the major areas of the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program. The course will cover; Program Regulations, Unit Eligibility and Certification, Recertification, Documentation & Recordkeeping as well as Monitoring and Reporting Compliance. During the…

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Basic Occupancy Online Training

September 18, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Register Here  This is a recommended course by NEAHMA as an excellent pre-cursor to the CPO Course  Trainer: Deb Piltch, Piltch Associates  Who Should attend this Workshop? New staff in a variety of positions at HUD assisted affordable housing programs Housing staff needing a refresher or update on the 4350.3 rev-1 Handbook Management staff wanting a one-day preparatory for the more in –depth Certified Professional of Occupancy (CPO) course This workshop will explain regulations as governed by the 4350.3 Occupancy…

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Comprehensive Harassment Training

September 29, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Trainer: Deb Piltch  Register Here  Harassment takes place in the workplaces and living environments we manage, including: •Harassment between employees (both managers and co-workers, whether paid or not, such as interns) •Harassment between employees and contractors, agents, vendors •Harassment between employees and residents (and their visitors); and •Harassment between residents (and their visitors) Companies must be committed to cultivating a respectful workplace and seek to ensure inappropriate and harassing behavior is not a part of the work environment. To achieve…

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October 2020

EIV 201 Online Training

October 7, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Trainer:  Nicole Scott Register Here  This training will help participants with EIV Income Discrepancy investigation and resolution. The class will begin with a review the of the Income and Income Discrepancy reports where we will focus on the schedule for running each report as well as how to interpret the report data. Significant time will be spent discussing how to determine, investigate and document both valid and invalid EIV Income Discrepancies. We will then cover Repayment Agreements which will include…

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Limited English Proficiency Webinar

October 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Trainer:  Deb Piltch Register Here During this webinar we will: Review the legal framework for providing applicants and residents whose primary language isn't English and who as a result have limited English proficiency (LEP) meaningful access to our housing programs and activities; Discuss what our legal obligations mean from a practical standpoint in relation to housing operations: completing applications, conducting recerts, responding to maintenance requests, and resident service programs and activities.  Attention will be paid to alternative methods of operation during COVID-19;…

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How to write an (approvable) AFHMP Webinar with Gwen Volk

October 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer:  Gwen Volk Register Here Focus: 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. This webinar takes the participants through the process of completing a sample AFHMP -- including learning how to navigate the data.census.gov and geocoding.geo.census.gov. The Census Bureau decommissioned the American Factfinder on March 31, 2020 so the method of retrieving the data and maps has changed dramatically. Learn how to…

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1/2 Day Reasonable Accommodations Online Training

October 13, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Trainer:  Deb Piltch  Register Here  This important workshop is for: All Office, Maintenance Staff & RSC/RADs This training will examine Federal requirements to provide persons with disabilities reasonable accommodation throughout the occupancy cycle. It will shed light on the confusion regarding what a housing provider’s legal obligations are in the area of reasonable accommodation.  We will also discuss how state and local law may have an impact on a site’s obligation as well. $209 NEAHMA Members $289 Non Members  …

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TRACS 3 Part Webinar Series Part 1 Understanding TRACS

October 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer:  Nicole Scott Register Here    TRACS  Webinar Series Part 1:Understanding TRACS-Wednesday, October 14, 2020 10:00 - 11:30 AM Part 2: MAT Transmission- Wednesday, October 21, 2020 10:00 - 11:30 AM Part 3: Subsystems- Wednesday, October 28, 2020 10:00 - 11:30 AM Presenter: Nicki Scott NEAHMA is excited to offer a three part webinar series designed to help Owners and Agents gain a thorough understanding of the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Tenant Rental Assistance Certification System, or TRACS.…

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Managing the LIHTC Utility Allowance Webinar

October 15, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer: Gwen Volk   Register Here  Making a mistake in the calculation or timing of a utlity 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…

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Are You Ready for the New CDC and the End of the MA Essential Eviction Law Webinar

October 15, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Trainer:  Frank Flynn  Register Here  In this webinar we will discuss and you will learn the full impact of the upcoming end of the Massachusetts Essential Eviction Law and the recent CDC eviction moratorium on the housing industry including the following topics: What legal cases can we bring once the Massachusetts Essential Eviction Law ends? How does the end of the Massachusetts Essential Eviction law interact with the Federal CDC eviction moratorium? Is the Federal CDC Eviction Moratorium even legal?…

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TRACS 3 Part Webinar Series Part 2 – Transmission

October 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer: Nicole Scott Register Here  TRACS  Webinar Series Part 1:Understanding TRACS-Wednesday, October 14, 2020 10:00 - 11:30 AM Part 2: MAT Transmission- Wednesday, October 21, 2020 10:00 - 11:30 AM Part 3: Subsystems- Wednesday, October 28, 2020 10:00 - 11:30 AM NEAHMA is excited to offer a three part webinar series designed to help Owners and Agents gain a thorough understanding of the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Tenant Rental Assistance Certification System, or TRACS. The topics covered in…

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TRACS 3 Part Webinar Series Part 3

October 28, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer Nicole Scott Register Here TRACS  Webinar Series Part 1:Understanding TRACS-Wednesday, October 14, 2020 10:00 - 11:30 AM Part 2: MAT Transmission- Wednesday, October 21, 2020 10:00 - 11:30 AM Part 3: Subsystems- Wednesday, October 28, 2020 10:00 - 11:30 AM NEAHMA is excited to offer a three part webinar series designed to help Owners and Agents gain a thorough understanding of the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Tenant Rental Assistance Certification System, or TRACS. The topics covered in…

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Working with Assets Webinar

October 29, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Trainer: Gwen Volk Register Here  Focus: The 4350.3 Chapter 5 and Exhibit 5-2 define what is and is not an asset for all affordable housing programs. Methods of verifying assets and calculating income from assets, however, can and sometimes do differ from program to program and from state to state. This class takes an in depth look at the various types of assets and assets disposed of for less than fair market value including methods of verifying assets and calculating…

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November 2020

NEAHMA Virtual Annual Conference

November 17, 2020 @ 9:00 am - November 18, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

Register to attend   NEAHMA's Annual Conference has gone virtual for 2020!   We are excited to invite you to join us for NEAHMA's Virtual Annual 2020 Conference on November 17-18, 2020   Come see what is new with the Affordable Housing Industry and with NEAHMA! Two days of virtual training including topics focused on Management, Maintenance and Resident Service Coordination You choose what to attend "live" as trainings happen, and you will be able to access all other trainings…

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December 2020

Back to REAC Webinar

December 1, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Trainer:  Scott Precourt Register Here REAC Inspections Are Returning After A Six-Month Hiatus. What You Need to Know About Getting Inspection Ready REAC Preparation is something that used to be part of the everyday operations at HUD Properties. However, many properties suspended regular maintenance during COVID-19. This deferred months of vital repairs other than tenant reported emergencies. Now, REAC is starting to resume inspections, which means that property owners have to get their properties ready like never before. Getting ready…

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Interviewing Applicants During COVID 19 Webinar

December 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer:  Rose Rafuse Register Here With the combination of colder weather and another surge of COVID-19 upon us, Owners and Agents are facing unprecedented challenges as they try to balance filling vacant units with ensuring the safety of staff, residents and applicants. In this hour and a half webinar, we will explore alternatives to conducting in-person applicant interviews. We will examine the different signature types and review suggested practices to obtain verifications while maintaining document security. Finally, we will discuss…

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Online 3 Day CPO (Certified Professional of Occupancy)

December 15, 2020 @ 8:00 am - December 17, 2020 @ 12:00 pm

Trainer:  Deb Piltch Register Here The Certified Professional of Occupancy (CPO) course is a comprehensive program offered by the National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA) for property management staff in affordable developments, including LIHTC. It is the only occupancy course that covers the HUD 4350.3 Handbook in its entirety, with specific handbook references cited in the margins of the course text. The two and a half day program is composed of occupancy focused instruction. Participants will receive a voucher from their…

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Green Cleaning Practices Webinar

December 15, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer:  Scott Ployer Register Here Green Cleaning Practices provides participants with an overview of green housekeeping and cleaning initiatives in the industry today that can reduce overall environmental impact. Chemical contaminants in standard commercial-grade products on the market today are not as safe as everyone thinks. And what about all of those plastic containers? Plastic has overtaken our world’s landfills, waterways, oceans and seas and has very little chance of breaking down for many hundreds of years. The participant will…

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January 2021

Basic Occupancy Online Training

January 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Register Here This is a recommended course by NEAHMA as an excellent pre-cursor to the CPO Course Trainer: Deb Piltch, Piltch Associates Who Should attend this Workshop? New staff in a variety of positions at HUD assisted affordable housing programs. Housing staff needing a refresher or update on the 4350.3 rev-1 Handbook. Management staff wanting a one-day preparatory for the more in –depth Certified Professional of Occupancy (CPO) course. This workshop will explain regulations as governed by the 4350.3 Occupancy…

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The year in review and what lies ahead webinar

January 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer: Gwen Volk Register Here 2020 was a stressful year filled with worries and added burdens that had us remote, distracted and on overload. As a result, there are some industry specifics we may have missed. This webinar will provide a timeline and overview of legislative and regulatory happenings in 2020 for HUD, RD, and the IRS, as well as the current status of COVID 19 policies, and a forecast of things to come this year. What were the challenges,…

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Basic Tax Credit Online Training

January 22 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Trainer:  Deb Piltch  Register Here Trainer: Deb Piltch, Piltch Associates This course is designed for beginner level tax credit managers. It is a great pre-cursor to the SHCM prep course as well as the advanced level tax credit course being held later in the year. This training will provide participants with an overview of the Tax Credit Program.  We will explore the governing rules, the role of the owner investor(s) and state agency, key terms including, but not limited to, the building…

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Energy Star and Water Sense Webinar

January 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer:  Scott Ployer Register Here  Energy Star and WaterSense Programs provides an overview of two of the best resources available from the U.S. government. Energy Star™ is a joint initiative between the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The goal is two-fold; to help consumers, businesses and industry save money and to protect the environment through the adoption of energy-efficient practices and products. Water Sense is another environmental partnership program administered through the U.S. Department…

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February 2021

MOR Preparing for Review Online Training

February 9 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Trainer:  Deb Piltch  Register Here Management and Occupancy Reviews (MORs) are occurring during COVID in locations where there are no restrictions by state or local law or ordinance to prevent them. In this training we will discuss HUD's Guidance on MORs during COVID, and what Contract Administrators will be looking for during the MOR.  We will also discuss  how to prepare yourself and your resident files, policies, procedures and management practices for compliance with HUD’s rules and regulations given the…

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Fair Housing Compliance (FHC) Training Online

February 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Presenter: Deb Piltch, Piltch Associates Register Here The Fair Housing Compliance (FHC) course is a comprehensive program offered by the National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA) for property management staff. NAHMA’s Fair Housing Compliance course trains management staff to understand complex fair housing regulations. Each participant will receive a copy of the NAHMA Fair Housing manual. The one-day program is composed of one day of instruction with a review and a two-hour exam. Individuals must pass this exam to obtain…

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Green Building Systems Webinar

February 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer:  Scott Ployer Register Here  Green Building Systems provides the participant with an overview of how to best manage existing as well as any new building mechanical systems for optimum efficiency. Locations today have many types of mechanical systems and they are all different. Each requires a specific set of standard operating procedures and protocols. This course will assist learners gain a better understanding of how understanding and performing the manufacturer’s required ongoing maintenance as well as being proactive and…

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Understanding HOME Webinar

February 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer:  Gwen Volk Register Here The HOME Program is unique.  While some of its rules sound a little like Section 8 rules and others sound a little like tax credit rules, HOME compliance works very differently from both of those programs.  So, whether you are dealing only with HOME, or working on a project that combines HOME with tax credits or section 8, understanding the HOME program is essential.  This course covers HOME funding, Low HOME and High HOME income…

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LIHTC File Audit Online

February 23 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Trainer: Deb Piltch, Piltch Associates Register Now IMPORTANT Requirement: Please bring a sample tenant file and calculator with you. Please remember to remove any personal date from the sample tenant file. The course will begin with an overview of the timing of a monitoring agency's tax credit file audit, the information they will be looking to confirm in the files, the information monitors will request prior to the audit. We will also discuss how to review standard documents contained in…

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21st Century Organizational Skills Webinar

February 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Trainer:  Scott Ployer Register Here  Developing good Organizational Skill is an investment that will provide benefits for years. To be successful means to be organized. These skills will filter through all aspects of your participants professional and personal lives. Throughout this webinar the participants will learn about tools that are necessary in developing better Organizational Skills. ➢ Examine current habits and routines that are not organized and learn to prioritize your time, schedule effectively and manage daily tasks ➢ Learn…

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Basic HUD Eligibility Webinar

February 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Trainer:  Rose Rafuse Register Here  Before approving an applicant household to live in a HUD-subsidized multifamily development, owners and managing agents have the responsibility of determining if the household meets the eligibility criteria for both the housing program as well as the specific project. In this webinar, we will discuss the difference between program eligibility and project eligibility. We will identify the criteria owners and agents must use to determine if a family is eligible. We will also explore HUD…

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