Training Overview

Designed for individuals seeking to become HUD Certified Housing Counselors, this website offers free online training materials covering a broad range of topics, including responsibilities of homeownership and tenancy; avoidance of foreclosure and eviction; financial management; and fair housing. Offered to assist housing counselors in preparing for the upcoming, mandatory certification exam, the HUD Housing Counselors Training is available to anyone and it is not required for certification.


  • Free access to 15 training modules, 30-90 minutes each
  • Specialized content to prepare for the certification exam
  • Optional - not required for certification
  • Two formats available for study at your own pace - anytime, anywhere
    • Online interactive modules
    • Downloadable PDF study guides (English and Spanish)

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