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:

February 2, 2022
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Microsoft Teams Webinar
Join on your computer or mobile device:
Click here to join the meeting
Or call in (audio only):
(608) 571-2209
Phone Conference ID: 815 412 195#

No pre-registration is required.  Join the training using the information above at the time of the session.


2022 CDBG PF/PLNG Application Training Presentation Slides (Coming soon - Will be posted no later than 1/31/2022)

2022 CDBG PF/PLNG Application Training Presentation Webinar Recording (Coming soon - Will be posted after the webinar is held.)​

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 2021 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​​