May 2016 Class Schedule

All classes are being held at our new building which is at 824 Memorial Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30316.

Saturday, May 7, 9 am - 1 pm     
Computer Lab: Microsoft Word & excel

Learn the basics of using Microsoft Word & Excel computer lab. Space is limited. Registration Required.


Saturday, May 7, 9 am - 3:30 pm             
H.O.M.E. Room III - Day 1

This class has been designed for homeowners who have been in their homes for at least five years and may not be attended by homebuyers as part of the education requirement. The class location is to be determined. REGISTRATION REQUIRED 


Saturday, May 14, 9 am - 12 pm          
H.O.M.E. Room III - Day 2

This class is the sequel to the May 7 class on home maintenance and repairs, and may only be attended by the homeowners that completed Day 1.  It has been designed for homeowners who have been in their homes for at least five years and may not be attended by homebuyers as part of their education requirements. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

Saturday, May 14, 9 - 10:30   am   
H.O.M.E. Room I

Learn the basics of home maintenance. Although this class is designed to be taken during the first month of living in your new home, you may attend any time. First time participants receive a toilet auger.

Tuesday, May 17, 7 - 9 pm          
Credit Class - After Move-in

This class is intended to be taken after move-in, and is a 2 hour class. Find out what makes up credit, how to build and maintain good credit, and why it’s important to build and maintain a good credit score.

Tuesday, May 24, 7 - 8:30 pm       

Reducing Stress Through Personal Leadership

Getting through a transition in your personal or your professional life or dealing with the challenges of life in general can be stressful. Come learn a simple, easy way to reduce stress in your daily life – Personal Leadership. Link:

Tuesday, May 24, 7 - 8:30 pm            
H.O.M.E. Room II

Learn even more about home maintenance, how to choose a vendor when you can’t do the work, and how to access the funds held in your maintenance account. This maintenance class is designed for homebuyers at the end of their educational sequence, or as a maintenance refresher. mpression. 

Tuesday, May 24, 7-8:30 pm      
Understanding Your Mortgage

Do you understand what is included in your mortgage payment? Atlanta Habitat’s legal department gives a detailed overview of how your mortgage is structured and outlines the legal parameters of homeownership. 

Tuesday, May 24, 7-8:30 pm        
Fire Safety in the Home

Informative class about being prepared for fires in the home and what steps to take to prevent house fires. This class is led by a representative of the Atlanta Fire Department. Link:


All classes are held at the Atlanta Habitat for Humanity office. For more information, please contact Atlanta Habitat for Humanity at 404-223-5180, or Jody Klein, Family Services Education Coordinator at 404-223-5180, ext 177.