Featured Training Events

Part 1, Thursday, May 11, 2017 10 am to 11:30 am • Part 2, Tuesday, June 27, 2017 10 am to 11:30 am  ARHC Member: $90 • Non-Members: $130 Trainer: Zeffert & Associates


A detailed, informative review of the basics for effectively managing a Rural Development property.
Topics Discussed: 

  • Program Eligibility (Income limits, SSN requirements, Citizenship) 
  • Project Eligibility (Student eligibility, Occupancy Standards)
  • Physical Maintenance
  • Application Procedures
  • Tenant Selection Procedures
  • Adjusted Income and Rent

This webinar will be a 2-part training with the webinar taking place over 2 days, May 11 and June 27, from 10:00am – 11:30am PST each day. By registering for this presentation, you are registering for both sessions and will be sent separate sign-in instructions for each.

Being a more successful community manager Webinar 

Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 10 am to 11:30 am ARHC Member: $45 • Non-Members: $65 Trainer: George C. Caruso

A discussion of techniques and tips to become more successful as a site manager. Topics will include: improving your technical skills in compliance; contracting made simpler and better; developing your staff; career management basics to improve their skills; better budgets and improving fiscal reporting; handling the stresses that you see every day..Read more

Asbestos and Lead Paint Awareness Training

Tuesday, May 23, 2017, SeaTac  • Thursday, May 25, 2017, Spokane  • 10 am to 3 pm ARHC Member: $125 • Non-Members: $150
Trainer: Argus Pacific

Asbestos Awareness in Construction - 2 Hours & Lead Awareness in Construction - 2 Hours

This course is designed to meet the requirements for Class IV asbestos work and custodial activities under WAC 296-62-07722 and OSHA 29 CFR 1926.1101...Read more

Adult Bullying Webinar - Bullying Among Seniors: Out of the Playground and into Senior Living Communities

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 10 am to 11:30 am, ARHC Member: $45 • Non-Members: $65 Trainer: Ruben Rivera-Jackman

When we hear the word bully, we immediately think of children and adolescents, but it is very real problem in the older adult population. It is estimated that 10-20% of older-adults experience some type of senior-to-senior aggression...Read more

AFHMP and Supervisory Visits Training

Tuesday, July 18, 2017, Mount Vernon  •  1:30 to 3:30  pm ARHC Member: free • Non-Members: free
Trainers: USDA RD Staff:  Sue Davenport, Bonny Ridgley & Anne Nicasio

USDA RD Staff will be provide training that reviews the Plan and how the borrower meets their Fair Housing responsibilities.

USDA RD Staff will be discussing the Why of it all.  Which areas are examined before, during and after the visit which include the desk review, physical inspections, management requirements and project records.

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