This three-day course is designed to further acquaint the affordable housing practitioner with the concepts and strategies of sound asset management. It is a major building block in the CHAM® curriculum. It combines interactive lectures, in-class exercises, case studies and outside-class homework assignments. This class includes a test, successful completion of which is required for those pursuing the Asset Management Specialist (AMS) and CHAM designations.
AM290 Asset Management Fundamentals and AM291 Financial Fundamentals for Asset Managers are recommended, but not required, to be taken sequentially during the same week. AM121 The Nuts and Bolts of Asset Management, a three day class on asset management fundamentals that is offered regularly at the NeighborWorks Training Institute (NTI) is a prerequisite.