Training

Division of Housing (DOH) is committed to providing excellent customer service and technical assistance to our contracted partner agencies. Please contact Katherine Helgerson at 303-864-7845 with topics or suggestions for future trainings.

Webinar Training Series


Webinar Schedule

2017

November 16, 2017 - HQS Q&A

October 18, 2017 - Homeownership

August 16, 2017 - Monitoring Tool

May 17, 2017 - Terminations and Tenant Conference Process

March 22, 2017 - Medical Expenses

March 2, 2017 - W-9 and EFT Training 

February 16, 2017 - HQS Q&A

January 18, 2017 - Repayment Agreements part 1Repayment Agreements part 2

 

2016

November 16, 2016 - HOTMA/Open Forum

November 10, 2016 - FUP Youth FSS Overview

October 19, 2015 - Homeless Programs Overview

September 22, 2016 - HQS

June 15, 2016 - Open Forum

May 18, 2016 - Streamlining Rule

April 20, 2016 - Division of Housing Administrative Plan

January 20, 2016 - Portability Training

 

2015

January 21, 2015 - Special Housing and File Maintenance Recording

 

June 17, 2015 - Open Forum Recording

July 15, 2015 - Termination Recording

September 16, 2015 - Fair Housing

 

2014

 

April 24, 2014 - In-State Transfers Recording

 

July 17, 2014 - Waiting List Recording

September 17, 2014 - EIV, Income Reports, and Rent Reasonable Recording

 

December 17, 2014 - Open Forum Recording

 

Miscellaneous Trainings

W-9 and EFT Training 

Occupancy Training
Recorded version of DOH's Occupancy 101 training.

HQS Training and Testing
HQS PowerPoint training and to take the HQS certification and Lead Based Paint certification tests.

Rent Reasonableness
Tools, resources and forms to perform rent reasonableness.

HUD Webcasts 
Relevant HUD webcasts.

Strategies for Working with Landlords and Finding Housing for Clients
Online training resource from the National Alliance to End Homelessness.

Fair Housing
Valuable Fair Housing links and resources.

 

HQS Training and Testing


HQS Regulations

View HQS Training. This is a Power Point Presentation. It will take a few moments to load.

Please ensure that the Lead-Based Paint Certificate is submitted with your HQS test. Otherwise, this will delay your HQS Certification.

Take HQS Test:
Please print the test and complete it by hand. Completed tests should be faxed to Tierra Powell at (303) 864-7857 or tierra.powell@state.co.us. Please Note: This certification is offered exclusively to DOH’s contracted agencies. If you are not affiliated with a DOH contract agency, your test will be disregarded.

HUD's Lead Based Paint Training
Go to Lead-Based Paint Assessment 
Please follow this link and complete HUD’s Lead Based Paint Visual Assessment Training Course. At the end of the training, there is a short test. Upon successful completion of the online training you will have the opportunity to print a certificate of completion.
(NOTE: You must complete the Lead Based Paint training course and test and send the certificate of completion in with the completed HQS test.)

 

HUD Webcasts


PIH EIV Training Program - Refinement of Income and Rent Rule
EIV Initial Training Handout
EIV Updated Training Handout

Print out the above handouts and watch the videos in the order they are listed on the document below:
EIV Training Video Links 

After you have viewed all of the required videos, please contact Jim Wiegand at 303.864.7853 or james.wiegand@state.co.us to request an EIV Login.

 

Rent Reasonableness


For property profile information: 
Colorado Assessors Association

Unassisted Unit Comparables:
Rentals.com
Rent.com 
Apartments.com 
Craigslist.com 
Colorado Housing Search

Forms:
Rent Reasonableness Form   
Rent Reasonableness Sample Form
Request For Tenancy Approval Form  

General Information:
Frequently Asked Questions    
DOH Administrative Plan Re: Rent Reasonableness

 

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