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Earning the Asset Management Specialist (AMS) designation is required before taking the more advanced classes in the Certified Housing Asset Manager training program. You can find out about the AMS program and how to enroll here.

When you are ready to begin the Certified Housing Asset Manager course of study, please submit a certification enrollment form and pay NeighborWorks America a $100 administrative fee. Detailed instructions on how to complete it and where to send it are on the enrollment form here.

If you have already started on the Certified Housing Asset Manager program but are not sure if you have submitted the enrollment form or what classes you have completed, please email nwcertificates@nw.org to find out. We’re happy to clear up any questions or details you may need!

Upcoming Classes

Advanced Financial Tools of Asset Management Part 1 (AM321vc) and Part 2 (AM322vc)
Three Times in 2023!

Option 1 – Virtual instructor-led sessions

  • Part 1 (AM321vc) – Live sessions on Wednesdays on Jan 11 Jan 18, Jan 25 (no class Feb 1), Feb 15.  Completion date: Feb 22.
    Registration opens soon.
  • Part 2 (AM322vc) – Live sessions on Wednesdays on Mar 1, Mar 8, Mar 15, Mar 22.  Completion Date March 29.
    Registration for AM322(vc) opens on February 15.

The tuition for each course is $475 (discounted rate for NeighborWorks Network organizations is $325).

Option 2 – In Person at the NeighborWorks Training Institute – Tentatively scheduled the week of May 1 in San Francisco, CA

Option 3 – Virtual Instructor-Led Sessions (Tentative Schedule)

  • Part 1 (AM321vc) – Live sessions on Thursdays – May 18, May 25, June 1, (no class June 8), June 15. Completion Date June 22.
  • Part 2 (AM322vc) – Live sessions on Thursdays – Jun 29, July 6, July 13, July 20. Completion Date July 27.

REGISTRATION opens soon for AM321vc at this link


Advanced Housing Asset Management (AM351)

    • In-person in Boston, MA
    • Monday December 5, 2022 to Wednesday December 7, 2022
    • Cost is $1725 plus your travel, hotel and meal expenses
    • Registration is now closed
    • Save the Dates – AHAM will be offered in-person at the 2023 NeighborWorks Training Institutes, tentatively scheduled for the weeks of May 1 in San Francisco CA and August 21 in Chicago IL.

The Fundamentals of Affordable Housing Development (AH101)

In person at the NeighborWorks Training Institutes

  • Tentatively scheduled the week of May 1 in San Francisco CA
  • Tentatively scheduled the week of August 21 in Chicago IL

The Real Estate Development Process: Step by Step

  • One day instructor-led virtual session on March 29, 2023 and in the fall of 2023

How to Maintain Compliance in LIHTC Projects

At NeighborWorks Winter Virtual Training Institute, Week of February 6, 2023.

In person at the NeighborWorks Training Institutes

  • Tentatively scheduled the week of May 1 in San Francisco CA
  • Tentatively scheduled the week of August 21 in Chicago IL

REGISTER HERE for LIHTC