NCHEC Certification

The NeighborWorks Center for Homeownership Education and Counseling (NCHEC) offers six certifications for homeownership practitioners, in accordance with the requirements of the National Industry Standards for Homeownership Education and Counseling.

To apply, download the Application for NCHEC Certification. NCHEC certifications must be renewed every three years. Learn about our continuing education policy.



Financial capability
Pre-purchase homeownership education
Post-purchase homeownership education
Homeownership counseling
Foreclosure intervention and default counseling
Homeownership counseling for program managers and executive directors

Training & Services