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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 .

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

December 7-9 | 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

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.

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

General Management Track

  • Indian Housing Management
  • Supervisory Management
  • Property Maintenance Management or Financing Affordable Housing Development

Financial Management Track

  • Basic Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Financing Affordable Housing Development or Acquisition Basics

Occupancy Management Track

  • Admissions & Occupancy
  • Supportive Housing or Pathways Home
  • Pathways Home or NAHASDA-LIHTC Compliance for Professional Certification

Development Management Track

  • Project Management
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Acquisition Basics or LIHTC Project Development