• Regional Fair Housing Seminars

    Offered by the Virginia Fair Housing Office

    Richmond| Hampton Roads| Danville| Northern Virginia | Roanoke | Southwest 

    This three-and-a-half hour course teaches you about legal rights and responsibilities under the Fair Housing Law. The course, conducted by a board-approved education provider, gives you the basic foundation of Fair Housing Law. Ignorance of the law is not a defense!

    Who should take the class? Landlords, property managers, leasing consultants, owners of manufactured housing, the general public . . . anyone who sells, leases, owns, or manages residential property. Housing providers who complete the course are eligible for state certification by the Fair Housing Board.

    • Virginia Fair Housing Office classes are free but registration is required.
    • Please register directly with the contact person listed.
    • Registrations not accepted more than 30 days prior to the scheduled training.
    • Questions? Email FHRegistration@dpor.virginia.gov.

    View monthly calendar here. 

    Danville Area

    Wednesday, May 11, 2016
    Wednesday, August 10, 2016

    10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Fair Housing Seminar
    2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Special Topic: Hoarding
    Location TBA
    To Register no earlier than 30 days before event date: Norma Brower at (434) 799-5260, ext 247 or e-mail 


    Richmond

    Wednesday, July 6, 2016
    Wednesday, October 5, 2016
    Wednesday, December 7, 2016

    1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Department of Professional & Occupational Regulation
    9960 Mayland Drive, Richmond, VA
    To Register no earlier than 30 days before event date: www.brownpapertickets.com (keyword search: DPOR) or e-mail 


    Roanoke

    Thursday, April 21, 2016

    Roanoke Fair Housing Council 
    9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon | Fair Housing Seminar 
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Seminar Special Topic: Assistance Animals
    Fitzpatrick Hall at the Jefferson Center
    541 Luck Avenue, Roanoke, VA 
    To Register no earlier than 30 days before event date: Crystal Hypes at (540) 853-5681 or e-mail 


    Hampton Roads

    Thursday, April 14, 2016

    Norfolk Department of Neighborhood Development
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Lamberts Point Community Center
    1251 W. 42nd St., Norfolk, VA
    To Register: online registration 
     

    Tuesday, April 19, 2016

    Hampton Community Development Department
    4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Sandy Bottom Nature Park
    1255 Big Bethel Road, Hampton, VA
    To Register no earlier than 30 days before event date: Marcie Spragan at (757) 727-6140
      

    Wednesday, July 13, 2016
    Wednesday, October 12, 2016
    Wednesday, December 14, 2016

    9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Virginia Beach Central Library
    4100 Virginia Beach Blvd., Virginia Beach, VA
    To Register no earlier than 30 days before event date: www.brownpapertickets.com (keyword search: DPOR) or e-mail 


    Northern Virginia

    Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    Wednesday, July 20, 2016
    Wednesday, October 19, 2016
    Wednesday, December 21, 2016

    1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Kingstowne Library
    6500 Landsdowne Center, Alexandria, VA  22315
    To Register no earlier than 30 days before event date: www.brownpapertickets.com (keyword search: DPOR) or e-mail   


    Southwest Virginia

    TBA