This page provides housing counselors with information about the HUD Housing Counselor Certification Exam, including what they need to know for preparation for both online and test center exams.
Information about the exam and testing can be found on HUDHousingCounselors.com. Specifically, visit the following web pages for information:
A recent article from The Bridge “Five Steps to Success: Taking the HUD Housing Counselor Certification Exam Online” provides a detailed overview of each step of the online certification process.
HUDHousingCounselors.com also has a page “Tips for a Successful Online Exam” with additional guidance to prepare for the exam.
Preparation & Launch:
Communicating with the Proctor:
Take the practice exams and trainings on HUDHousingCounselors.com.
View upcoming study groups for the Office of Housing Counseling's Certification Examination.
View upcoming trainings and webinars related to Housing Counselor Certification in the Housing Counseling Training Digest.