Thursday, June 11, 2009

Pre-Purchase Education Training Opportunity

The Minnesota Home Ownership Center will be offering NeighborWorks® Home Buyer Education Methods: Training the Trainer (HO229) for housing professionals that conduct Home Stretch workshops in Minnesota, or other professionals interested in pre-purchase education. The training is designed to:
  • Teach participants how to deliver a comprehensive homebuyer education workshop in a group setting;
  • Use the best materials and methods to train homebuyers to get a mortgage loan, improve their budget and credit profile and shop for a home;
  • Improve facilitation skills and deliver an interactive training based on adult education methods.
Participants interested in obtaining a Certificate of Professional Recognition in homebuyer education training (issued by NeighborWorks®) are required to complete an online exam following the training.

This training is open to the public however priority registration will be given to Home Stretch providers.

The training will be offered at Bremer Service Center in Lake Elmo, MN
Cost: $430 (Plus any accomodations)
To Register:

PLEASE NOTE: While this training is required for all professionals that offer the Home Stretch workshop in Minnesota, completion of this training in NO WAY certifies you to be a Home Stretch provider. There is an application processs that must be completed before being able to offer Home Stretch workshops. For more information about the training, or becoming a Home Stretch provider, please contact: Brooke Walker at or 651-659-9336 x 106

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