• Nebraska Department of Economic Development staff will conduct Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Full Certification Training on June 16-19, 2020 for individuals who wish to become CDBG certified administrators.

    All municipalities and counties that have been awarded CDBG funding must hire and/or employ certified administrators to oversee CDBG projects. Individuals seeking to become certified administrators are encouraged to attend the training.

    Attendees are expected to complete the entire four-day certification training and successfully pass a written exam to become certified. The training will take place in Lincoln, NE. Check-in will begin at 8:30 a.m., with training commencing at 9 a.m. each day.

    Friday, May 15, 2020 is the last day to register for training.

    The registration fee for the full four-day training is $130. If you wish to attend only portions of the training event, each day is $35. The registration fee covers all workshop materials during the training. Meals are on your own. The deadline to receive a refund on the registration fee is May 22, 2020. Please send check or money order payable to DED with copy of registration to the below address:

    CDBG Full Certification Training
    Nebraska Department of Economic Development
    Housing & Community Development Division
    P.O. Box 94666
    Lincoln, NE 68509-4666

    Please contact Alison Kumbier at 402-471-3775 or alison.kumbier@nebraska.gov if you have any questions.