Areas of Training

CCEDA offers training for community economic development practitioners. The areas of training are organizational development, strategic community economic development issues, and project based development issues.

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Previous training sessions include:

Organizational Development

  • Overview of Organizational Development Issues
  • Legal Structures
  • Board Structure / Diversity
  • Mission Statement Organizational Goals
  • Finance
  • Fundraising
  • Staff Capacity and Staff Competencies
  • Strategic Plan, 1-5 Year Plans, Business Plans

Strategic CED Issues

  • Introduction to Community Economic Development
  • Organizational Structure
  • Survey of Real Estate Development Activities
  • Survey of Business Development Strategies
  • Short and Long Term CED Strategies
  • Developing a Neighborhood Strategies
  • Management and Structure of the Development Team

Project Based Development Issues

  • Current Trends in CED
  • Market Analysis for CED
  • Small Business Financial Analysis
  • Lenders Forum
  • Financial Resources
  • What Lenders are Looking For
  • Overview of Underwriting and Financial Structuring
  • Lenders Underwriting
  • Overview of Homeownership Activities
  • Homeownership Development
  • Homeownership Marketing
  • Rental Development
  • Bond Financing For Rental Housing
  • 501 C 3 Financing for Multi-Family Acquisition and Rehab
  • 15 Year Closeout of 9% Tax Credit Deals
  • Negotiating Best Prices for Acquisition
  • Child Care Facilities
  • Health Care Facilities
  • Charter Schools
  • 501 C 3 Financing for Commercial and Office
  • New Markets Tax Credit
  • Commercial Retail
  • Commercial Office