HCV Occupancy, Eligibility, Income and Rent Calculation

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Monday, July 15, 2024 - Friday, July 26, 2024   Eastern Standard Time


July 15-19 and 22-26, 1-4pm ET 


Discover the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program, a federal initiative aiding over 2.3 million American families the nation's largest rental assistance program. Join us to delve into key programmatic areas: Eligibility, Income, Rent Calculation, and Occupancy. Tailored for new HCV eligibility workers, this foundational training includes the HOTMA Section 102 and 104 regulatory updates and ensures a comprehensive grasp of the most recent regulatory guidance governing the program. Explore how these regulations impact program dynamics and the operational choices available to each Public Housing Authority (PHA). Engage in interactive learning with case scenarios and exercises to refine your skills, ensuring program compliance, reducing errors, and steering clear of HUD findings in compliance audits. 


In order to obtain NAHRO’s Certified Specialist of Eligibility and Calculation-Housing Choice Vouchers (CSEC-HCV) and Certified Specialist of Occupancy-Housing Choice Vouchers (CSO-HCV) please refer to the requirements outlined on our website. Ethics is not included in this course, and must be taken separately.



After completing this training, participants will be able to:

  • Apply ethics principles to individual roles in the industry
  • Determine eligibility and annual income for applicants and participant families
  • Position families on the waiting list and admit qualified families
  • Apply the tenant selection, reexamination, housing search process, portability, termination, and hearing process properly and in accordance to regulations and your agency’s Administrative Plan
  • Verify eligibility, income, and rent information
  • Conduct briefings and include required information in briefing packets
  • Ensure staff carry out the required policies within the Administrative Plan

Who should attend?

  • Front line staff 
  • Case managers  
  • Supervisors responsible for managing wait lists, applications, and certification/  
    recertification tasks 

NOTE: Prior to registering, please review NAHRO’s cancellation policy.

Please note that a NAHRO ethics training is a requirement for ALL NAHRO certifications.

Ethics is NOT included in this course - if you would like to take one of our ethics trainings, you must purchase and take that course separately.

To learn what ethics course is required for your intended certification, please visit HERE.

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