Trainings

NOTE:  To receive the member rate, members need to log in to the website before registering for a training.  Only the non-member rate will be available if you are not signed in.  Please do not proceed as a prospect if you are a member.  If you need assistance, please contact AHMA staff at [email protected] 

Effectively Engaging in Difficult Conversations About Racial Inequality: A Call to Action  Webinar

Thursday, November 18, 2021, 10 am to 11:30 am
AHMA Member: $60 • Non-Members: $100
Trainer: Ruben Rivera-Jackman

Engaging in crucial conversations regarding racial inequality can be uncomfortable, but necessary. The goal of this presentation is to provide information and education about race, racism, racial inequality, and police brutality. The presenter will provide a safe and nonjudgmental space for participants to identify and explore effective strategies on engaging in difficult conversations to address racism and racial inequality. Read more...

Rural Development Essentials Webinar

Wednesday, December 8th, 10:00 am to 11:30 am (PDT)
AHMA Member: $60 • Non-Members: $100  
Trainer:  Joseph Henry CPM, HCCP, PCS-LIHTC PRO, PCS-HUD PRO, PCS-RD PRO, Professional Compliance Solutions LLC

This 90 minute webinar covers the application process, civil rights and marketing, income, assets, and deductions. Join Joseph Henry and Professional Compliance Solutions for an in depth understanding of how to stay in compliance with the rules related to handbook 2 3560. Read more...

AHMA Member Virtual Connections Event 

AHMA of WA is excited to bring more virtual events to our members. We have scheduled 2 sessions with guest speaker Randy Redford of Puckett and Redford. The first session is Legal updates specific to Seattle & King County.  The second session is Legal updates for Washington State & Expectations for 2022.  These are interactive learning and networking sessions and participants are encouraged to ask questions.

These sessions are only open to current AHMA of WA members. Registration is required and is complimentary. Read more...

Wednesday, December 8 at 12:00 noon – 1:30 pm
Seattle & King County Legal Updates

Friday, December 10 at 12:00 noon – 1:30 pm
Wa State Legal updates & Expectations in Year 2022

Thank you to our sponsor Pike Place Public Market PDA

 

EIV Boot Camp Webinar

Tuesday, December 14th, 9:00 am to 11:30 am (PDT) and Wednesday, December 15th 9:00 am to 11:30 am (PDT) 
AHMA Member:
 $120 • Non-Members: $200  
Trainer:  Jenny DeSilva

Whether you are a seasoned property manager or a newly hired housing professional, everyone has questions about EIV. If you have been searching for the perfect EIV Bootcamp, look no more. This is it.
This comprehensive bootcamp will be broke into two, 2-hour sessions scheduled on separate days. The registration fee covers both sessions (4 hours of training). Single day registrations will not be accepted.  Read more...

Drone Use for Property Management

Thursday, December 16, 2021, 10 am to 11:30 am
AHMA Member: $60 • Non-Members: $100
Trainer: Lamar H. Ellis, III

In this one-hour webinar we will be learning the definition of drones and their relationship to real estate property managers.   Aerial inspections of properties can help property managers maintain the exterior of properties and provide timely assessments of the condition as of specific dates.  With regularly scheduled use drones can potentially prevent bigger expenditures down the road.  Aerial inspections after a fire or natural disaster will provide necessary information not only for property managers but also for property owners, real estate brokers, insurance agents and even provide some legal protection such as exterior damage cause by tenants. This will be a fast-paced hour with a lot of valuable information shared to aid real estate property managers in seeking to understand the impact of drone technology on real estate. Read more...

Creating Communities of Caring: Creating Empathy for Residents Living with Mental Health Conditions Webinar

Tuesday, December 21, 2021, 9 am to 10:30 am
AHMA Member:
 $60 • Non-Members: $100

Trainer: Ruben Rivera-Jackman

The Effects of Social Distancing on Older Adults

Participants will be able to:

  • Describe the characteristics of bullying behaviors.
  • Learn the five different types of bullies.
  • Understand the psycho-social impacts of bullying behaviors.
  • Identify Organizational interventions that may help minimize bullying among older adults.
  • Pinpoint skills to share with older adults to avoid them from being bullying targets.
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Screening Your Residents without Being too Restrictive Webinar

Wednesday, January 12, 2022, 10 am to 11:30 am 
AHMA Member: $60 • Non-Members: $100 
Trainer: Heather Wezensky

In this webinar, we will discuss the best way to keep the balance while screening your residents. We will offer tips on how to keep the high-risk applicants out of your property, while admitting qualified applicants. You certainly do not want to disqualify applicants simply because your screening criteria is too restrictive. This session is centered on different types of affordable housing requirements which must be observed, as well as optional screening criteria that should be considered. By reviewing your internal applicant selection process, you may be able to reduce the number of evictions all while increasing occupancy at your property. Read more...

UPCS Webinar

Wednesday, January 19, 2022, 8 am to 12 pm (Part 1)
Thursday, January 20, 2022, 8 am to 12 pm (Part 2)

AHMA Member: $175 • Non-Members: $225
Trainer: US Inspection Group

This webinar is in 2 parts, over 2 days and covers: 

NSPIRE: Using actual photos, we will ensure you have a complete understanding of the "Outside" portion of the NSPIRE protocol (worth 25% of your REAC score) and the “Inside" and "Unit" portions of the NSPIRE protocol (worth 75% of your REAC score)

UPCS: Our training will include an overview of the UPCS coupled with in-depth study of the most critical inspectable areas. Using hundreds of actual photos, our instructor will educate you on what to look for when entering every apartment. Our training will include an in-depth review of the UPCS protocol coupled with a detailed study of the each inspectable areas (including point values for every defect).

Everyone from the seasoned property manager to the newest maintenance mechanic should attend this important webinar. Read more...

How to Write an (Approvable) Affirmative Fair Housing Marketing Plan 

Wednesday, January 26, 2021, 10 am to 11:30 am

AHMA Member: $60 • Non-Members: $100
Trainer: Gwen Volk

In the past three years Gwen has prepared, reviewed, and revised more than 200 AFHMP’s for national companies and non-profits in numerous states for HUD, RD, and state agencies. Let her show you how it’s done. This webinar takes the participants through the process of completing an AFHMP -- including learning how to navigate the Census Bureau’s new tools - data.census.gov and geocoding.geo.census.gov. Learn how to interpret the data, identify community contacts, work with HUD, RD, or, when applicable, the state agency, and expedite the approval process. Includes guidance on how to do the 5-year review and document the file to prove it. Read more...