Featured Training Events


Monday, October 9, 2017, Moses Lake  •  10:00 am to 3:30  pm 
Masto Conference Center, Big Bend Community College
Tuesday, October 10, 2017, Richland  •  10:00 am to 3:30  pm 
Red Lion Richland, 802 George Washington Way, Richland, WA 99352
Wednesday, October 11, 2017, Longview  •  10:00 am to 3:30  pm 
Housing Opportunities of Western Washington, 820 11th Ave. Longview WA 98632
ARHC Member: $25 • Non-Members: $45 • Trainer: Heather Staggs

Few things can be as time consuming, exasperating, and as expensive as defending a Fair Housing complaint. This basic session will give a general overview of Fair Housing legislation history and will identify the 7 federally protected classes. You will learn how to avoid Fair Housing inconsistencies and pitfalls that are often unintentionally included in advertising, as well as the connection between the Violence Against Woman Act (VAWA) and fair housing.  Learn about the most common complaints and how an “innocent comment” can turn into a discrimination complaint. We will also discuss how to be “reasonable” with reasonable accommodation requests while following your company policies and procedures to maintain consistency. Practical communication guidelines and other day-to-day issues that can lead to Fair Housing complaints will be covered.

Documenting Resident Violations Webinar

Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 10 am to 11:30 am • ARHC Member: $45 • Non-Members: $65 Trainer: Heather Staggs

In this webinar, participants will learn how to properly document resident files for different types of tenant infractions. We will discuss a series of different infractions, the types of documentation needed and the proper language to use when documenting your resident files. You will learn what documentation really makes a difference to a judge if you are ever faced with a court appearance and/or evicting a resident. This webinar is ideal for site managers, compliance staff and corporate level property management staff...Read more


How to Write an AFHMP  Webinar

Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 10 am to 11:30 am • ARHC Member: $45 • Non-Members: $65 Trainer: Gwen Volk

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...Read more

Preventative Maintenance Webinar

Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 10 am to 11:30 am • ARHC Member: $45 • Non-Members: $65 Trainer: Heather Staggs

In this 90 minute webinar we will establish how to implement and use a preventative maintenance plan. If your property already has a plan in place, you will still walk away with tips to enhance your current plan. By having a strong plan in place, not only will you save money over time at your property, your facilities and systems will operate more efficiently and ultimately last...Read more