Designations

Continue to grow in your professional endeavors. Whether you’re looking to advance in your career or gain additional knowledge about a particular topic, NAHB Education offers a wide range of learning options. Along with exclusive course and designation sponsor, Lowe’s ProServices, NAHB is committed to providing the best residential home building knowledge to foster success in the industry.

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Master Certified New Home Sales Professional (Master CSP)

Candidates complete 30 hours of advanced instruction in all facets of new home sales.

Housing Credit Certified Professional (HCCP)

This designation is for developers, managers and others in the affordable housing industry using the LIHTC program.

Master in Residential Marketing (MIRM)

Serious coursework requirements and a successful case study are musts for the MIRM.

Certified Graduate Builder (CGB)

Sharpen your business management skills and better understand today's home building industry. 

Certified Green Professional (CGP)

Get a solid background in green building methods and the tools to convert consumers.

Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS)

Compete in the fastest growing remodeling niche: modifications for seniors and those with disabilities.

Graduate Master Builder (GMB)

 Courses include in-depth instruction geared to experienced building professionals.

Certified New Home Sales Professional (CSP)

Learn tried-and-true techniques for greeting prospects, overcoming objections and closing the sale.

Certified Graduate Remodeler (CGR)

Business and project management skills are the key to a successful remodeling operation.

Certified New Home Marketing Professional (CMP)

Successfully manage the sales and marketing function of a new home community and boost your career.

Graduate Master Remodeler (GMR)

Applicants must have 15 years of remodeling experience to be eligible for this designation.

Certified Graduate Associate (CGA)

Trade partners,vendors gain a better understanding of the industry from experienced builders and remodelers.

Master Certified Green Professional (Master CGP)

The Master CGP includes hands-on curriculum requirements as well as significant experience in the field.