HousingU is BCNPHA’s online learning portal. We offer online, blended and self-serve courses in a wide range of topics including leadership, operations and asset management. We have invested in HousingU to meet the increasing need for sector specific, high quality, easily accessible education and training.

For Current Students

HousingU Offerings

Capital Planning

Learn how to protect your physical assets in the most cost effective way.

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Operations and Maintenance (O&M)

Create a customized, integrated operations and maintenance plan, designed specifically for your facilities.

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Board Governance

Get up-to-date information that all non-profit board members are required to know.

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Learn the information and skills leaders need to successfully decide on and navigate partnerships of all kinds.

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Ready, Set, Build!

Learn the development process from start to finish.

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Harm Reduction

Understand the practices and policies that relate to substance use.

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Welcome to the Housing Sector

Learn about the non-profit housing sector and type of work we do here.

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Upcoming Courses Schedule

ProgramCourse NameNext Offering
Capital PlanningCapital Planning 1002022
Capital Planning 101Fall 2021
Operations and Maintenance (O&M)Building MaintenanceWinter 2022 (Register Now!)
Building SystemsWinter 2022 (Register Now!)
Green Asset ManagementSpring 2022
New Construction and RedevelopmentSpring 2022
Operations & Maintenance Plan DevelopmentSpring 2022
Board GovernanceBoard GovernanceWinter 2022 (Register Now!)
Ready Set Build!Ready Set Build!Winter 2020 (Register Now!)

Self Directed Modules

BCNPHA has developed 12 self-serve online modules. These courses can be accessed from anywhere, day or evening, and are 30 days in length. Go at your own pace during a time that best suits you. Participants will leave with a certificate of completion upon a 70% passing grade, and plenty of take away resources!