Wednesday, Jan 10, 2024


Paul Flogstad

1:00 pm ET | 12:00 pm CT |11:00 am MT | 10:00 am PT

Duration : 60 Minutes

Training Description

As of the date of the issuance of this guidance, FHA complaints concerning denial of reasonable accommodations and disability access comprise almost 60% of all FHA complaints and those involving requests for reasonable accommodations for assistance animals are significantly increasing.

This guidance is provided as a tool for housing providers and persons with a disability to use at their discretion and provides a set of best practices for addressing requests for reasonable accommodations to keep animals in housing where individuals with disabilities reside or seek to reside. e will discuss HUD’s new ruling on verification of service or assistance animals.

It covers the questions to ask in determining if the animal is a service animal or an assistive animal. The seminar covers the new time frame for answering requests for a reasonable accommodation for and animal. Also covered are the various questions concerning breed, weight, type and size of the animal. The other important topic is verifications of the need for the service or assistance an animal to prove a nexus between the disability and the need for an animal of some type. Also covered will be the methods used to verify need.

In this program, you’ll learn how to:

  • Discussed will be a review of the protected classes.
  • Time frames for decision on reasonable accommodation requests
  • Difference between service and assistance animals
  • What questions may be asked about disability
  • Definition of disability when concerning accommodation
  • Online animal verifications
Benefits: This is a real-world course. It answers questions on the difference between service and assisted animals, how to verify the need for the animal  and all about reasonable accommodation.
Who Should Attend:


  • Property Owners
  • Property Managers
  • Housing Authority Staff
  • Compliance Staff
  • Maintenance Staff

Ask a question at the Q & A session following the live event and get advice pertaining to your situation, straight from our expert speaker.

Training Format

Pre Recorded



What is On-demand ?

Replay of previously recorded Webinar available online to access anytime, anywhere. And you can watch this webinar multiple times within 24 hrs on the date of your choice. You will receive the instructions & link to attend the On-Demand webinar on the webinar date only.

*Above prices are for single user only, for multiple users call us at 855-358-8585