Division of Housing (DOH) is committed to providing excellent customer service and technical assistance to our contracted partner agencies. Please contact Katherine Helgerson at 303-864-7845 with topics or suggestions for future trainings.

Webinar Training Series

Webinar Schedule



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

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Please ensure that the Lead-Based Paint Certificate is submitted with your HQS test. Otherwise, this will delay your HQS Certification.

Take HQS Test:
Please print the test and complete itby hand. Completed tests should be faxed to Michele Forsyth at 303-789-6942or Note: This certification is offered exclusively to DOH’s contracted agencies. If you are not affiliated with a DOH contract agency, your test will be disregarded.

HUD's Lead Based Paint Training
Go to Lead-Based Paint Assessment
Please follow this link and complete HUD’s Lead Based Paint Visual Assessment Training Course. At the end of the training, there is a short test. Upon successful completion of the online training you will have the opportunity to print a certificate of completion.
(NOTE: You must complete the Lead Based Paint training course and test and send the certificate of completion in with the completed HQS test.)


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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