Division of Housing (DOH) is committed to providing excellent customer service and technical assistance to our contracted partner agencies. 

Webinar Training Series

Webinar Schedule


September 21, 2022 - Frequently Asked Questions
-Webinar Handouts ((Shared Housing Calculation Worksheet)

August 24, 2022 - Rental Assistance Programs Roundtable
-Webinar Handouts (Program Comparison Chart)

July 20, 2022 - Community Access Team (CAT) Program

June 15, 3033 - Open Forum: Administrative Plan, Payment Standards, Baselines, and More
-Webinar Handouts

April 27, 2022 - Fair Housing presented by Colorado Civil Rights Division

March 16, 2022 - W9s, EFTs, and Payments; Rent Reasonable Certifications
-Webinar Handouts

February 16, 2022 - Calculating Income from Gig Work
-Webinar Handouts

January 19, 2022 - Waiver Expirations and Voucher Eligibility Checks
-Webinar Handouts


November 17, 2021 - Program Comparisons
-Webinar Handouts

October 20, 2021 - File Order Checklists
- Webinar Handouts

September 15, 2021 - Reasonable Accommodations
- Webinar Handouts

August 18, 2021 - Participant Conferences and Terminations
- Webinar Handouts

July 21, 2021 - Verifications and Rent Reasonableness
- Webinar Handouts

June 16, 2021 - Voucher Briefings and Preferences Verifications

May 19, 2021 - COVID-19 Waiver Updates

April 21, 2021 - Project Based Vouchers; Waiting Lists and Voucher Issuances


December 16, 2020 - COVID Waiver Updates and Open Forum

November 10, 2020 - Elite How-To's

October 21, 2020 - Payment Standards and Utility Allowances

September 23, 2020 - Preference Verifications and Program Updates

August 19, 2020 - In-State Transfers and Portability

June 24, 2020 - Effective Voucher Administration Techniques in Supportive Housing

April 16, 2020 - Admin Plan and COVID-19 Updates Webinar

March 18, 2020 - COVID-19: Questions and Best Practices Webinar



Miscellaneous Trainings

W-9 and EFT Training

Tip of the Day/Action Alert

Coming soon

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

Applicant Briefing Presentation
An explanation of the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program (previously known as the Section 8 Program).

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

HUD Webcasts
Relevant HUD webcasts.

Fair Housing
Valuable Fair Housing links and resources.


HQS Training and Testing

HQS Regulations

About DOH's HQS Certification Exam (video)

DOH - HQS training Day 1 
DOH - HQS training Day 2 
DOH - HQS training Day 3

Colorado Division of Housing HQS Inspector Certification Exam

Step 1.  Lead Based Paint Exam - Take HUD’s Visual Assessment Training and save a copy of the Certificate to your computer.

Step 2.  Upload a copy of your Visual Assessment certificate to the HQS Inspector Certification Part 1: LBP Certificate link.

After submitting the Certificate you will receive a link to complete the HQS Inspector Certification Exam Part 2: -the Exam.

If you have problems using this link to upload your certificate then please email a copy of your Lead Based Paint Certificate to and we will send you the link to the exam.


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 request an EIV Login.


Rent Reasonableness

For property profile information:
Colorado Assessors Association

Unassisted Unit Comparables:
Colorado Housing Search

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

General Information:
DOH Administrative Plan Re: Rent Reasonableness


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