HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER TRAINING

The Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program is the Federal government’s largest housing assistance program. Quadel’s expertise and direct experience in this program will greatly benefit all who participate in our HCV courses.
HCV Specialist

Quadel’s HCV Specialist training course is a comprehensive course to further each participant’s understanding of the HCV program.

Course Details

Every participant will receive a course book, which provides comprehensive coverage of HUD’s occupancy rules and regulations and will assist all those trained by us to perform their daily functions more efficiently and effectively far after they have attended. This course includes an optional certification exam at the close of the workshop

Take a look at a sample agenda from one of our HCV Specialist Occupancy courses.

Who Should Attend?

Front-line staff requiring comprehensive training and experienced or supervisory staff that need a useful update and refresher

HCV Supervisors and Managers

Quadel’s HCV for Supervisors and Managers training provides supervisors and managers the skills need to effectively manage staff and evaluate program performance.

Course Details

This course combines the use of classroom lecture, PowerPoint presentations, and hands-on exercises to allow the supervisors to actively participate and resolve issues that commonly occur while supervising the HCV program. Every participant will receive a course book, which will provide each trainee with tools and resources to perform their supervisory functions more efficiently and effectively far after they have attended. Our HCV for Supervisors and Managers training includes an optional certification exam at the close of the workshop.

Take a look at a sample agenda from one of our HCV Supervisors and Managers training courses.

Who Should Attend?

New supervisors in the HCV program and experienced supervisory staff who could benefit from a refresher

Housing Quality Standards

Course Details

Quadel’s Housing Quality Standards training provides an overview of HQS and a program update, followed by a review of general HQS requirements, including performance measures, acceptability criteria, HQS versus local codes, inspection procedures, and lead-based paint requirements. A discussion and review of HUD’s HQS inspection forms are also included. The training also focuses on HQS management issues related to the Housing Choice Voucher program including issues related to briefing tenants and owners, quality control, monitoring, and rent reasonableness determinations. The course includes a certification examination at the end of the workshop. Each participant will receive a course book to serve as a detailed desk reference after the workshop ends.

Take a look at a sample agenda from one of our Housing Quality Standards courses.

Who Should Attend?

Front-line inspection staff and supervisors/managers responsible for HCV program compliance

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HCV Hearings and Public Housing Grievances

Course Details

Quadel’s Housing Choice Voucher Informal Hearing and Public Housing Grievance Course provides is a comprehensive course to further each participant’s understanding of HCV Informal Hearings and Public Housing Grievances. During this training, participants will rehearse hearings and grievances processes, learn how the HUD regulations and PHA policies affect their decision, and then practice making the decision determination and writing decisions. Each participant will receive a course book, which will become a comprehensive and useful reference manual for anyone involved in Informal Hearings or Grievances and will provide benefit to all participants long after the training workshop has ended.

Take a look at a sample agenda from one of our HCV Hearings and Public Housing Grievances courses.

Who Should Attend?

Any staff conducting informal reviews, Informal Hearing Officers, Grievance Committee Members, and PHA staff presenting the hearing/grievance documentation at the hearing or grievance

HCV Rent Calculation

Course Details

Quadel’s two-day course on HCV Rent Calculation covers annual income inclusions and exclusions, allowances and deductions, adjusted income, discussion of best-practice interviewing techniques, sample interview questions, verification requirements, rent calculation, choice of rent, and utility allowances. Participants receive Quadel’s HCV & PH Calculation course book.

Quadel offers an optional examination that evaluates participant proficiency in accurate determination of income and rent calculations. Participants who pass receive a formal certificate suitable for framing attesting to their proficiency in HCV income, allowances and rent calculation rules.

Who Should Attend?

Front line housing specialists, clerical staff, and quality control staff involved in determination of adjusted income and SEMAP performance

SEMAP Essentials

Course Details

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HCV Essentials

Course Details

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Who Should Attend?

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Portability Essentials

Course Details

This in-person training uses a combination of lecture, discussion, and interactive case studies to inform staff persons administering the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program of the regulations, policies, and best practices related to managing Portability (in and out).

Upon completion of this course, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand the federal regulations related to Portability
  • Understand the core requirements for facilitating a Port-Out
  • Understand the core requirements for accepting at Port-In
  • Recognize best practices for administering Portability
  • Identify methods and best practices for streamlining Portability processes and procedures

A sample agenda is coming soon from one of our Portability Essentials courses.

Who Should Attend?

The training is intended for front-line and management staff of HCV programs and any other housing authority employees.

Family Self-Sufficiency Program

Course Details

Quadel’s Family Self Sufficiency (FSS) course gives staff that may have different roles and responsibilities related to the FSS program a detailed understanding of FSS requirements and their implications on program management. The course includes a certification examination at the end of the workshop. Each participant will receive a course book to serve as a detailed desk reference participant after the workshop ends.

Take a look at a sample agenda from one of our FSS courses.

Who Should Attend?

Front-line and management staff of HCV programs, finance staff processing FSS payments and any other housing authority employees

HCV Homeownership Program

Course Details

Quadel’s HCV Homeownership course gives participants a complete overview of the program including regulatory history, eligibility and selection criteria, program design, as well as a guide for implementation according to HUD’s requirements and their implications on program management. The course includes a certification examination at the end of the workshop. Each participant will receive a course book to serve as a detailed desk reference after the workshop ends.

Take a look at a sample agenda from one of our HCV Homeownership Program training courses.

Who Should Attend?

Front-line and management staff of HCV programs and other housing authority employees who provide HCV Homeownership services

Project Based Vouchers

Course Details

Quadel’s Project Based Voucher training is a comprehensive course for staff and supervisors implementing and administering project based voucher programs. Quadel’s approach combines use of classroom lecture, PowerPoint presentations, case studies, course book instruction, and group exercises to further the student’s understanding of the material. Each participant will receive a course book to serve as a detailed desk reference after the workshop ends.

Who Should Attend?

Front-line and management staff of HCV programs and other housing authority employees who provide HCV Homeownership services

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