Fair Housing Certification

Fair Housing Certification Training

The Housing Rights Center conducts Fair Housing Certification Trainings designed to inform and educate housing providers, managers, and industry professionals about the fair housing laws and illegal housing practices. During the COVID-19 health crisis, HRC will offer these trainings virtually. 


Our training will cover prohibited and best practices, including appropriate language guidance for housing vacancies and advertising, and protected classes under state and federal fair housing laws, including: people with disabilities; families with children; race/national origin; and sexual harassment and domestic violence.

Participants in the Fair Housing Certification Training will receive a digital packet containing: 

  1. The Fair Housing Certification Training Manual for Housing Industry Professionals handbook

  2. The “Fair Housing Certification Training" Certificate of Completion

  3. A Department of Fair Employment and Housing, Fair Housing "Equal Housing Opportunity" poster.


Upcoming Fair Housing Certification Trainings: 

February 26, 2021

March 26, 2021

April 30, 2021

May 28, 2021

June 25, 2021

Upcoming Fair Housing Certification Trainings in Spanish: 

March 5, 2021

April 2, 2021


​​Spots are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and advance payment is required.

  • Voluntary attendance:            $100/person

  • Required* attendance*:         $150/person

* Required/mandatory pursuant to Consent Decree, Conciliation Agreement, or other settlement.

COVID-19 Service Update

To protect public safety, HRC is currently providing all services online or over the phone. 

Join our weekly public events or contact us with your housing needs:

Hours: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

 Phone: 1-800-477-5977

TTY: 1-213-201-0867  

Email: info@housingrightscenter.org

Email Updates

Contact Us

Email: info@housingrightscenter.org

Hours: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Phone: 1800.477.5977

TTY:  213.201.0867     


The mission of the Housing Rights Center (HRC) is to actively support and promote fair housing through education, advocacy and litigation, to the end that all persons have the opportunity to secure the housing they desire and can afford, without discrimination based on their race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, familial status, marital status, disability, genetic information, ancestry, age, source of income or other characteristics protected by law.