Introducing the 1st & Only actual Opportunity Zone training program in existence. The COZA™ Certification is designed to educate you in all aspects of the Opportunity Zone program.
Get access to the most comprehensive opportunity zone and opportunity zone fund training available anywhere, anytime 365 days a year. GUARANTEED to help you be successful within the opportunity zone space as an Certified Opportunity Zone Advisor to your clients.
This course is designed as a business and career development course for business professionals and students preparing to work in Opportunity Zones on a variety of projects. The course will be very interdisciplinary within its approach.
This course will give you the tools you need to make a difference in low-income communities using Opportunity Zones.The testing and certification process will give you the confidence in your knowledge to be a leader in this ecosystem.
Advisor To Treasury on the OZ Program.
When it comes to learning the Opportunity Zone program, there is no other Opportunity Zone education program like that of being a Certified Opportunity Zone Advisor.
Chair Center for Opportunity Now & Vice Chair, Center for 1776
It is now left to us to continue to promote and undertake the good work that can be done using the Opportunity Zone incentive, and the COZA training is a critically needed education bridge to fill the gap from general awareness to more program utilization.
Former Deputy Assistant to the President for Domestic Policy and Deputy Director of the White House Office of American Innovation.
By bringing together many of the nation’s top recognized experts who created the structure of the Opportunity Zone tax incentive, COZA has been guided by our experiences and input to provide the tools needed to make a difference in low-income communities.
Former Senior Presidential Advisor to SBA on Opportunity Zones
Harnessing this tool to support short- and long-term community objectives requires careful and thoughtful planning. The program will provide you with a roadmap to help communities, investors, businesses, developers, CDFI’s, and nonprofits plan for potential investments in Opportunity Zones by understanding local needs, aligning community assets, establishing regulatory tools and financing incentives to support investments and forming partnerships toward equitable and inclusive community development.
Learning from others, lecturers, presentations, relevant readings, personal experiences, active discussions, questions and answers, constructive feedback and team exercises contribute to a robust learning environment. This course uses a combination of all these methods to enable participants to develop an organized and focused approach to becoming leaders in the Opportunity Zone ecosystem while strengthening a foundation in business fundamentals.
America First Policy Institute Center For Opportunity Now.
The COZA Program is an official partner of the America First Policy Institute Center For Opportunity Now.
There is no other Opportunity Zone education program like that of being a Certified Opportunity Zone Advisor.
- Jack Brewer, Chair Center for Opportunity Now & Vice Chair, Center for 1776