To receive the Foreclosure Counselor Certification, the following must be fulfilled:

For questions or concerns please email us at nhnla@nclr.org.

Course Requirements

Applicants must attend the following NHNLA courses:

  • Foreclosure Prevention: Fundamentals of Foreclosure Prevention Counseling or;
  • Foreclosure I and Foreclosure II eLearning series

Exam Requirements

Applicants must pass the following exams with a score of 80% or higher:

  • Foreclosure Prevention: Fundamentals of Foreclosure Prevention Counseling

(Please note, successful completion of the eLearning series will cover this requirement)

Practical Experience Requirements

Applicants must have counseled at least 30 individuals within the last 12 months, or must have been employed by a HUD-certified housing counseling agency for the last six months.

Submission Requirements

To submit the Foreclosure Counselor Certification Application, applicants will need the following documents:

Once the application is complete, click “submit” at the end of the screen. Your application will be reviewed, and notification regarding your certification status will be sent soon thereafter.

For questions or concerns, please email us at nhnla@nclr.org.