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Leadership Institute

2015 Leadership Institute Schedule

Please contact Shane Begay at sbegay@naihc.net 800-284-9165 or Linda Lee Retka atlretka@naihc.net (320)-745-2064 .

NAIHC’s Leadership Institute (LI) was established in 1999. Since its inception, the LI has served thousands of housing professionals with timely, informative, and relevant courses customized specifically for the Indian housing industry. These courses are taught by knowledgeable instructors who all have experience working directly for tribes or Indian housing authorities.

Specialist Certification: Students may earn certification in a specialized area of management by completing each of the three courses within the tracks:

General Management Track Financial Management Track
Indian Housing Management Basic Accounting
Supervisory Management Financial Management
Property Maintenance Management orFinancing Affordable Housing Development Financing Affordable Housing Development orAcquisition Basics
Occupancy Management Track Development Management Track
Admissions & Occupancy Project Management
Supportive Housing or Pathways Home Environmental Compliance
Pathways Home orNAHASDA- LIHTC Compliance for Professional Certification Acquisition Basics orLIHTC Project Development

Students must successfully complete three (3) courses to receive certification within a specific track.

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LI Training Events

August 25-27 Myrtle Beach, SC | Supervisory Management

This course deals with practical issues and problems supervisors and managers face on a day to day basis. Designed as a workshop, we will collectively examine a variety of supervisory management challenges and explore various methods and techniques for handling them.... read more

September 14-16 New Orleans, LA | NTCCP-NAHASDA LIHTC

This intensive, three day training course is designed to provide tribal housing professionals with an overview of the federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program, and how the program can complement other tribal housing initiatives. The course provides both a... read more

October 20-22 Rapid City, SD | Project Management

This course provides a broad overview of the planning and project management of affordable housing development and rehabilitation activities under the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act of 1996 (NAHASDA). Topics covered in this course... read more

October 27-29 San Antonio, TX | Admissions & Occupancy

Admissions & Occupancy Program Management is an interactive course designed to enhance the job performance of occupancy specialists and other tribal housing professionals working on admissions and occupancy issues. This course will cover the application and... read more

November 3-5 Green Bay, WI | Financial Management

This course covers the administrative requirements that pertain to the use of Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) funds distributed to tribes and tribal housing programs in accordance with the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act (NAHASDA).... read more

November 17-19 Las Vegas, NV | NTCCP NAHASDA LIHTC

This intensive, three day training course is designed to provide tribal housing professionals with an overview of the federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program, and how the program can complement other tribal housing initiatives. The course provides both a... read more

TBA Las Vegas, NV | Environmental Compliance

This course provides guidance to tribes and TDHEs in meeting the environmental compliance requirements under NAHASDA. The law requires that tribes and TDHEs follow the regulations of 24 CFR Part 58 or Part 50. These regulations are explained in detail. The National... read more