Training and Technical Assistance

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​CDBG-PLNG & CDBG-PF Application Training:

Application Training for the CDBG Planning (CDBG-PLNG) and competitive CDBG Public Facilities (CDBG-PF) Programs is held each year and offers potential applicants guidance and instructions in writing grant applications.  Participating in the training session is not required to submit an application but is highly recommended for Units of General Local Government (UGLGs) and consultants interested in submitting a CDBG-PLNG and/or competitive CDBG-PF application.


2022 Public Facilities (PF) & Planning (PLNG) Application Training Session:

The 2022 CDBG Public Facilities and Planning Application Training webinar was held on February 2, 2022.  The materials from the session are linked below.


2022 CDBG PF/PLNG Application Training Presentation Slides 
2022 CDBG PF/PLNG Application Training Presentation Webinar Recording 


Implementation Training:​

CDBG Implementation Training is for CDBG Grantees, including those with CLOSE, Coronavirus (CV), Disaster Recovery (DR), Economic Development (ED), Planning (PLNG), Public Facilities (PF), Public Facilities for Economic Development (PFED), and Special Project (SP) awards.  This training is mandatory​ for all new CDBG Grantees.

The 2022 CDBG Implementation training is scheduled for Thursday, September 15, 2022 and will be held via webinar.  Grantees awarded after October 1, 2021 and their Grant Administrators are required to complete this training.  

2022 CDBG Implementation Training Registration:

Click here to complete the Registration Form*
*Registration is open and any individual may join the training without registering.  However, new Grantees (awarded October 1, 2022 or later) are required to complete the Registration Form to inform DEHCR of who will be representing the Grantee for the training.  

2022 CDBG Implementation Training Agenda

2022 CDBG Implementation Training Webinar Access Information:

Part 1 Webinar:  10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Microsoft Teams meeting/webinar
Join on your computer or mobile app:  Click here to join
Meeting ID: 230 447 465 911
Passcode: zVfWBB
Download Teams

Call in (audio only):  +1 608-571-2209  
Phone Conference ID: 705 956 219#

Part 2 Webinar:  1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Microsoft Teams meeting/webinar
Join on your computer or mobile app:  Click here to join
Meeting ID: 249 845 174 412
Passcode: gHB8Nv
Download Teams

Call in (audio only):  +1 608-571-2209  
Phone Conference ID: 259 684 772#

The 2022 CDBG Implementation Training presentation slides will be posted here on this website on a later date prior to the training. 

The 2022 CDBG Implementation Training webinar recordings will be posted here on the website after the training is held.

The 2021 CDBG Implementation Training was held via webinar on September 16, 2021.  The training materials are linked below.

2021 Implementation Training Topics & Timing on Webinar Recording

2021 Implementation Training Presentation Slides 

2021 Implementation Training-Part 1 Webinar Recording

2021 Implementation Training-Part 2 Webinar Recording


​Grant Administrator Training:

File Organization & Monitoring (Prep)

 Labor Standards Compliance Monitoring Training

Labor Standards Compliance Monitoring Training was provided via webinar on June 9, 2021.  Viewing this training recording is highly recommended for current grantee representatives (Grant Administrators and Labor Standards Compliance Officers (LSOs)) for CDBG projects involving construction activities subject to federal labor standards.  Training topics include: Contractor Certified Weekly Payroll Records, Employee Job Classifications, Federal Wage Rates Compliance, Fringe Benefits Compensation Compliance, Wage Deductions Compliance, Work Site Monitoring – Signage, and Employee Interviews.  

The Training Announcement with information about the training, and the Presentation Slides and Webinar recording are linked below: 

​Labor Standards Compliance Monitoring Training Announcement ​

​Labor Standards Compliance Monitoring Training Presentation Slides​ 

​Labor Standards Compliance Monitoring Training Webinar​​