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Training Curriculum: Fair Housing Act: Reasonable Modifications and Reasonable Accommodations

Training Description

This Fair Housing Accessibility First training curriculum focuses on providing training for learners on the Fair Housing Act's requirements that housing providers make accommodations to usual procedures and services and permit reasonable structural modifications to meet the needs of people with disabilities.

Topics Covered:

  • How to recognize a request for a reasonable accommodation
  • Appropriate responses to a request for an accommodation
  • The reasonable modification request and how to respond
  • Examples of accommodations and modifications
  • Tips for making reasonable accommodations
  • Typical accommodations and modifications that builders and developers may be asked to approve

Training Materials

Training Workbook
Download the workbook for this training curriculum to follow along with the training videos or study offline. All information and diagrams contained in the training video are also available in the workbook.

PDF available for downloadFair Housing Act – Reasonable Modifications and Reasonable Accommodations Workbook (PDF, 2.4M)

Test Your Knowledge
Once you have completed the training, you can take the test for this training. The test consists of 10 questions, and an 80% score is required to pass. Upon passing the test, a certificate of passing will be emailed to you within 15 minutes.

Take the TestTake the Test for Fair Housing Act – Reasonable Modifications and Reasonable Accommodations

Training Video

This training was originally delivered via webinar on July 11, 2023. You can watch the full webinar below.