Housing Credit Certified Professional (HCCP) Program

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Date(s) - 08/24/2021 - 08/26/2021
8:30 am - 4:00 pm


Housing Credit Certified Professional (HCCP) Program

August 24 – 26, 2021

The Housing Credit Certification Professional (HCCP) Program is a national professional certification that sets professional competency standards for housing credit professionals involved in developing, investing in, allocating and managing housing credit properties.  The credential is awarded by the Board of Governors of the Housing Credit Certification Board, under the auspices of the Multifamily Division of the National Association of HomeBuilders (NAHB)..

The Delaware Chapter of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (DE NAHRO) invites you and your staff to attend this very important training opportunity.  Participants will:1)  Increase their knowledge of the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program; and 2)  Be eligible for consideration for the Housing Credit Certified Professional (HCCP), a national designation.

Training and exam will cover the following topics:

—  Program Background                                             —  Resident Transfers
—  Role of State Agencies                                          —  Available Unit Rule
—  Rent Calculations & Utility Allowances                  —  Credit Calculation
—  Minimum Set-Aside Tests                                      —  Critical Deadlines
—  Extended Use Issues                                             —  Acquisition/Rehab Issues
—  Income Eligibility                                                    —  Fees
—  Assets                                                                    —  Commercial Use
—  Student Rules                                                        —  Employee Units
—  Recertification Requirements                                —  Non-Profit Requirements

Attendees who complete the training and pass the exam will be eligible to apply for the HCCP designation.

Who Should Attend:

—  Developers               —  On-Site Managers                      —  Management Agents
—  Investors                   —  LIHTC Allocating & Compliance Agency Staff

About the Instructor

Instructor will be A.J. Johnson of A.J. Johnson Consulting Services, Inc Mr. Johnson is nationally recognized by the National Association of HomeBuilders as one of the leading expert and trainer in affordable housing today specializing in Housing Tax Credits and Fair Housing.  He will discuss the Housing Credits in detail and administer the exam that is required for the National HCCP Designation.


                  Day 1                                                            Day 2                                                          Intermediate Issues                                     Advanced Credit Issues          

   *History/Background of LIHTC                        *IRS Compliance

   *Role of State HFA’s                                       *Extended Use Agreements

   *Primary Requirements of Site Mgmt.            *Calculations of Credits

          -Rents                                                     *Critical Timeframes

          -Minimum Set-aside                                *Placed in Service

          -Extended Use Agreement                      *Important Forms

          -Income; defining & verifying                   *Advanced Rent Issues

          -Assets                                                   *Common Area Fees

          -Students                                                *Commercial Use

          -Recertifications                                      *Determining Tax Credit Income Limits

          -Resident Transfers                                *Special Occupancy Issues

          -Available Unit Rule                               *Initial Resident Files

                                                                       *Tax Exempt Bonds with Credits

                                                                       *HOME Funds; 40/50 Rule

                                                                       *Non-Profit Set-aside  

Day 3 will be for those taking the Test.


DE NAHRO Member          $300 for Training         

Non-DE NAHRO Member  $350 for Training     

 HCCP EXAM – Registering for the HCCP Exam must be done directly online.  Those that register for the training and note they are interested in taking the exam will be forwarded a link to register and pay for the exam.  Online registration for the HCCP exam is $204.      

Registration Deadline:  July 20, 2021              

To register for the HCCP Program click on and complete the Registration  Form then mail with registration fee to DE NAHRO, c/o Paula Sims, 410 Tamara Circle, Newark, DE 19711 or to register online follow the Payment by credit card instructions below.

Upon registering a link will be forwarded to you with instructions on how to participate in the HCCP Program Training webinarAn email address must be provided for each registrant.

Payment by credit card should use the online Bookings/Registration below.  Choose the appropriate training category, select the number of people you are booking space for in the training and click PayPal Check Out.  Follow the prompts for payment by credit card.

Select HCCP Webinar Registration Type

Questions: Please contact Paula Sims at Paula@DENAHRO.com or by phone at 302-252-7531


Ticket Type Price Spaces
DE NAHRO Member Training Only $300.00
Not a DE NAHRO Member Training Only $350.00
DE NAHRO Member Training & Exam
Link to register & pay for the Exam online will be forwarded to you
Not a DE NAHRO Member Training & Exam
Link to register & pay for the exam online will be forwarded to you