Learning Opportunities

Habitat Texas’ Certified Trainings

International’s Required Training for MLO’s for the QLO Checklist  Registration is $25, you will be sent the pre-recorded webinar in the confirmation email, and Michele Burns, our Consumer Finance Officer will email your Certificate of Completion.

  • Lone Star Summit Habitat Texas’ annual three-day conference is held each August to engage Habitat leaders: including homeowners, volunteers, staff, and board members. The mission of the Lone Star Summit is to promote, communicate and amplify the affect of Habitat leaders in the communities they serve. The Summit does this through intermediate and advanced level training so that all participants will have an opportunity to learn and share best practices with many fresh topics.

  • Leader Retreat Habitat Texas’ three-day annual retreat held for board chairs and executive directors held in the beginning of each year. This retreat offers a spiritual time to revamp and come together as a Habitat family. There is ample time to network with each other as we embark on a new year of service. Past retreats have included training on crucial conversations, succession planning, and Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI®) assessment to inform team leading.

  • Regional Leadership Council Meetings Habitat Texas’ Executive Director, Amy Ledbetter Parham, organizes quarterly Regional Leadership Council Meetings, for leaders to discuss current challenges and successes with other executive directors in their area.

  • Strategic Planning Sessions Habitat Texas’ Executive Director, Amy Ledbetter Parham, leads personalized strategic planning sessions with an affiliate’s board and/or staff. The strategic planning session focuses on best practices and outlining achievable 1-5 year goals.

  • Training Sessions Habitat Texas hosts webinars and conference calls ranging from mortgage origination and general operating guidance to advice about hiring and staff management. Have an idea for a training? Chances are other affiliates need the same information. Request a training topic below!

Jun
16
Tue
Minimizing Construction Costs @ Online Event
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jun
17
Wed
Anti-Money Laundering – Required Training @ Online Event
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
USDA – Funding Rural Communities
Jun 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Jun
18
Thu
Lead Like Jesus – virtual, live Book Club @ Online Event
Jun 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jun
19
Fri
Increasing Alignment and Driving Effectiveness @ Online Event
Jun 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Jun
20
Sat
Developing Exceptional Boards – a Series for Board Members @ Online Event
Jun 20 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Jun
22
Mon
ReStore Virtual Tours @ Online Event
Jun 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Jun
24
Wed
Generational Giving @ Online Event
Jun 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Jun
25
Thu
Lead Like Jesus – virtual, live Book Club @ Online Event
Jun 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jun
26
Fri
KPIs – if you measure it, it will happen @ Online Event
Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm