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Raleigh, NC    |    August 27–29, 2024

CDBG Fundamentals Certification


CDBG Fundamentals Certification is a three-day course that provides an overview of the Community Development Block Grant Program, including key requirements for each eligible activity type with the Certification Exam on the last training day.


To help participants make sense of it all, the course provides a framework for rules on National Objective basis and ensures that they understand the roles and responsibilities applicable to the CDBG entitlement grantee, its subrecipients, partners, and low-income beneficiaries.

About the Certification Exam: The exam covers critical information taught in CDBG Fundamentals including national objectives, eligible activities, cross cutting requirements and CDBG grants management requirements. Participants should anticipate spending up to two hours completing the online exam.

Instructor: Dionne Roberts

Participant Requirement: Please bring your laptop with Wi-Fi access to the training in order to sit for the online exam.

Training Site: Sheraton Raleigh Hotel 421 South Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC, 27601 (919)-834-9900.

Training Room: Please confirm with front desk.

Training Dates and Times: The training is being held on August 27-29, 2024. Day 1 Registration will be from 8:30 AM-9:00 AM and training be held 9:00am-4:30pm. Training - Day 2 8:30am-4:30pm and Day 3 8:30am-4:00pm. Please refer to the agenda.

Hotel: TDA has secured a room block for this training from August 26-29, 2024, expiring July 26, 2024 at the Sheraton Raleigh Hotel, the training site. The room rate is $125.00/night (plus taxes and fees). If you would like to reserve a room, please use this link: Sheraton Raleigh Hotel.

Meals: No meals will be provided during this training; each participant is responsible for their own