City of Jacksonville


Building Safer Neighborhoods 
Keeping Illegal Activity Out of Rental Property 

The Landlord Training Program offers a free training designed to help owners and managers keep illegal drug activity and other criminal activity off their property. The content of the course has been developed through a process of intensive research involving hundreds of organizations and individuals: landlords, management associations, private attorneys, public defenders, housing authority personnel, tenant screening companies, law enforcement leaders, district officers, and many others. The program has won the approval of active landlords and concerned tenants alike. 

multifamily housingWhat Will You Learn?

Prevention and Applicant Screening 

  • How code compliance can protect your rights as a landlord 
  • Benefits of applicant screening
  • Tips to strengthen rental agreements
  • How to become a proactive property manager

Drug Nuisance Abatement 

  • Warning signs of drug activity
  • Actions you must take if you discover your tenant or tenant’s guests are conducting illegal activities at your property
  • Role of the Police Department
  • Crisis resolution and the eviction process

Landlord Training Program

Cost of training is FREE

Training Details
Date: Tuesday, February 6, 2024
Location: Northeast Florida Builders Association Office - 6747 Southpoint Pkwy, Jacksonville, FL  32216
Time: Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
Parking: free parking on site.

Training starts PROMPTLY at 9:00 a.m. and will run until 5:00 p.m. with a one -hour lunch break about noon. 
  • Training classes are held in person.
  • Training dates are limited to 50 attendees per class, and registration is first come, first served.
  • Please complete a separate registration for each person interested in attending.
  • PLEASE NOTE: It may take up to a week to receive your training confirmation.

Registration Form

Registration is closed at this time. Check back for future dates.

A comprehensive manual with additional community resources for landlords and property managers is available for $10.00 to workshop attendees (CASH ONLY).