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2018 NSP Workshop Series

November 06, 2018 Print ShareThis

HUD is pleased to announce the 2018 Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) workshop series!

Take advantage of this rare opportunity for face-to-face technical assistance (TA) with the top experts in Disaster Recovery Grant Reporting (DRGR) and NSP! HUD is offering a combination of lecture, hands-on exercises, and TA in these sessions that are valuable for every NSP program practitioner. Bring your most challenging issues and questions, and get help moving to closeout through one-on-one troubleshooting.

Workshop Structure & Objectives

Each three-day workshop is structured the same and covers the same material.

The three-day workshop is divided into two sessions. Participants can register for one or both sessions. To participate in the full three-day workshop, grantees will need to register for both sessions.

Workshop Session Detail: Session 1 all of day one and first half of day two. Session 2 last half of day 2 and all of day three.

Session I

Session I is two full days and includes a hands-on DRGR training for beginner DRGR users and a joint session on closeout preparation with Session II attendees.

Session I of this workshop teaches NSP grantees to:

  • Understand and use DRGR functions in all modules
  • Work in a hands-on environment to apply the class lessons to case study exercises
  • Access DRGR reports to reconcile data for closeout
  • Gain knowledge on all aspects of NSP closeout including preparation, process, and program income transfers

Session II

Session II is geared toward more advanced NSP grantee staff. This session is a day and a half beginning on the afternoon of day two with a joint session on closeout preparation with Session I attendees. Session II concludes the workshop on day three with more advanced training and TA in a clinic-style environment where grantees can engage with TA providers to address specific NSP concerns and attend small group learning opportunities

Session II of this workshop teaches NSP grantees to:

  • Analyze DRGR reports to reconcile data for closeout
  • Gain knowledge on all aspects of NSP closeout including preparation, process, and program income transfers
  • Explore advanced topics including managing project changes, ensuring rental compliance, working with held properties, and more
  • Address complex concerns through working groups and one-on-one TA opportunities

Who Should Attend?

This workshop series is intended for NSP grantees. It is suitable for beginners as well as more advanced NSP grantees and gives attendees the opportunity to register for the session that best suits their needs.

Workshop Deliveries

Location Session Dates
Los Angeles, CA Session I July 31 - August 1, 2018
Session II August 1 - 2, 2018
Chicago, IL Session I August 14 - 15, 2018
Session II August 15 - 16, 2018
Atlanta, GA Session I October 2 - 3, 2018
Session II October 3 - 4, 2018
San Francisco, CA Session I October 30 - 31, 2018
Session II October 31 - November 1, 2018
Miami Gardens, FL Session I December 4 - 5, 2018
Session II December 5 - 6, 2018

Training Point of Contact

NSP Workshops | NSPWorkshops@tdainc.org

Tags: NSP