• EDUCATION

  • Home Builders Association of Greater New Orleans offers many educational courses throughout the year.

    The 4 main classes offered are:

    • Continuing Education (CE) - 1-6 hour classes for licensed contractors seeking to fulfill state licensing board requirements.
    • Professional Designation (PD)
    • Certified Renovator Training (RRP) - Required by EPA Lead and RRP Rule for contractors doing renovation work on pre-1978 housing.
    • Multi-Family (MFC)

     

  • 2021 UPCOMING CLASSES: Continuing Education Class Registration
    DECEMBER 6TH 
    Cohesive Team Communications- The Value of Diversity and Equity:
    10 AM-- REGISTER NOW
    Land Development and Our Relationship with Water:
     1 PM-REGISTER NOW

    DECEMBER 7TH

    OFF-SITE CLASS (not at the HBA) Paint Recycling and Reclaimed Building Materials at The Green Project @ 12 PM- 4 PM-- REGISTER NOW

    DECEMBER 8TH
     Connections for High Wind-Resistant Construction12 PM-- REGISTER NOW
     SAM Workshop Class:
     @ 2 PM-- REGISTER NOW

    DECEMBER 10TH
    Introduction to Green Infrastructure 
    @ 10 AM-- REGISTER NOW

    Organization skills, working with residential customers @ 12 PM-- REGISTER NOW

     

    MEMBER RATES
    ONE CLASS: 
    $50
    TWO CLASSES
    :  $100
    THREE CLASSES: $100

    NON-MEMBER RATES
    ONE CLASS: 
    $75
    TWO CLASSES
    :  $150
    THREE CLASSES: $150

     

     

  • NAHB PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS

    An NAHB Designation says a lot about you. Professional designations offer excellent opportunities to improve your skills, advance your career, and be recognized for your commitment to professional growth. NAHB has the most targeted curriculum, accomplished teachers and widely respected education opportunities in the business. The HBA of Greater New Orleans hosts designation courses; check the Upcoming Classes listing below or contact the HBA Education Director for information on upcoming courses.

    The HBA of Greater New Orleans is proud of our members who have gone the extra mile to earn their Professional Designation! The most commonly earned Professional Designations are outlined below. Click here to search for designees in your area.

     

  • DELGADO STUDENT CHAPTER

    The HBA of Greater New Orleans also sponsors an award-winning local student chapter at Delgado Community College. Under the leadership of Professor Victor Mirzai, student chapter members are consistently looking for various internships and jobs with HBA member firms to fulfill their academic requirements and hopefully gain permanent positions upon graduation. For more information, call 504-671-6184

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  • EDUCATION SPONSORS


  • EDUCATION POLICIES

    All payments are due prior to class.

    Cancellation Policy:
    Cancellations made within 24 hours of class will not be refunded, with the exception of professional designation classes, where at least 1-week notice is required. 

    No-Show Policy:
    No-shows will be billed for any education class. N
    ote: This may vary with different classes, depending on the arrangements with the instructor.

    Professional Designation classes:
    HBA members who have completed an NAHB Professional Designation course may retake that course as a “refresher” for a fee of $100. These registrants will NOT receive a copy of the course material.