The Native Learning Center (NLC) offers free Training and Technical Assistance (T&TA) to Native Americans and those working within Indian Country, with an emphasis on the educational needs of Tribal members and their communities. Below are the available trainings that are free to attend. Register within each event or click here to visit Kerretv Online’s calendar.


  • Home Repair Grant Programs

    January 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

    Training Description: Repairing Tribal member homes which require health and safety measures for major housing systems is an excellent use of Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) funding that will benefit Tribal members living in their own privately owned dwellings. This type of program is an Eligible Affordable activity under NAHASDA Part 202: “moderate or substantial […]

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  • Effects of Noise Pollution in Tribal Communities

    January 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

    Training Description: This webinar will include instructions and real life examples on how to calculate noise levels from roadways and railways and how to obtain and read noise contour maps for sites near airports. Training Objectives: Participants will learn to: Outline theory behind noise requirements Examine HUD and other agency noise requirements Run through sample […]

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  • Native CDFI Bootcamp

    January 24, 2017 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EST

    The Native Learning Center is pleased to announce the first Native CDFI Bootcamp 2017 workshop taking place in our facility in Hollywood, FL. This three-day interactive training is designed to enable participants to expand their understanding of the critical elements for a strong and successful Native CDFI. Objectives: • Creation of strong development services • […]

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  • Effective Practices for Writing an Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG)

    January 31, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

    Training Description: This training will provide an overview of the components of the ICDBG application, how to develop a successful application, and the scoring process. Training Objectives: The training presentation will provide information on the following: Identify ICDBG eligible activities Choose a sustainable project Create a project team and identify their roles and responsibilities How […]

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  • How to Make a 4% Tax Credit Project Work

    February 2, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

    Training Description: The Low Income Housing Tax Credit is a dollar-for-dollar tax credit in the United States for affordable housing investments. It was created under the Tax Reform Act of 1986 (TRA86) that gives incentives for the utilization of private equity in the development of affordable housing aimed at low-income Americans and can be used […]

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  • Training for Grant Writing and Grants Management

    February 6, 2017 | 8:00 am - 4:00 pm EST

    The Seminole Tribe of Florida’s Native Learning Center and The Cherokee Nation are pleased to announce training for Grant Writing and Grants Management taking place in Tahlequah, Oklahoma on February 6-9, 2017. This unique training will dedicate two (2) full days to Grant Writing and two (2) full days to Grant Management. Grant Writing, February […]

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  • Energy Efficient Rehabilitation for Tribal Housing

    February 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

    Training Description: Housing affordability is tied to energy efficiency. It is now possible to build or rehabilitate housing units that are very energy efficient. This session would discuss what can be achieved and how to get there. Training Objectives: Participants will learn to present principles behind energy efficient rehab: Air sealing Insulation Water use Efficient […]

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  • Creating Effective Housing Department Policies

    February 16, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

    Training Description: Creating effective policies is an important aspect of tribal housing infrastructure. This training will give housing directors, supervisors, and human resources professionals an overview of what should be included in effective policies and how to implement them to your staff and tenants. Training Objectives: Participants will be able to identify: The importance of […]

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  • Financial Wellness & Budgeting on the Go

    February 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

    Training Description: The importance of the personal financial health of individuals and families continue to grow. This webinar will provide the most current and relevant Financial Management information for staff and Tribal Communities. The information will guide you in making informed financial decisions and establish a foundation for a successful financial future. You will be […]

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