BLAINE T. WILLIAMS CONSULTING SERVICES specializes in the training of housing rehabilitation inspection staff. Training packages can be designed for your specific staff needs.

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3-day Staff Training Workshop Goals

  • Perform an On-Site Inspection of a residential property (property provided by housing rehabilitation program) using a Pocket PC or hard copy of the Housing Rehab Pro™ Inspection Checklist to specify repairs.
  • Learn the components of an effective Housing Rehabilitation Program:
    • Program Guidelines
    • Minimum Property Standards
    • General Specifications
    • Work Write-Up/Bid Document
    • EACH OF THESE DOCUMENTS PERFORMS A DIFFERENT AND NECESSARY FUNCTION IN YOUR PROGRAM
  • Learn to create a detailed Work Write-Up and Cost Estimate.
  • Learn to manage the rehabilitation process and track bid costs using the Housing Rehab Pro™ Cost Estimation, Bid Preparation and Construction Management Software.
  • Review the General Specifications Manual as it relates to the items detailed in the Work Write-Up.
  • Identify areas of the General Specifications Manual that your staff will tailor to your program requirements.
  • Learn to create clear, concise and complete specifications.

2-Day Staff Training Workshop Goals

All items listed for the 3-Day Staff Training with the exception of the On-Site inspection.

1-Day Staff Training Workshop Goals

Learn to use Housing Rehab Pro™ to create a Work Write-Up, Cost Estimate, Bid Document and Bid Tabulation. Learn all of the functions of Housing Rehab Pro™ to manage the rehabilitation process and track bid costs.