Fair Housing Act

Explores the FHA prohibited bases of discrimination. Describes the requirements of the Equal Housing Lender Lobby Poster and the Fair Housing logo. Defines FHA terminology and explains the recordkeeping requirements and the penalties for noncompliance with the Act.

Updated: January 2018

What You'll Learn

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Explain the background and purpose of the Fair Housing Act
  • Explain the coverage and the prohibited bases of discrimination under the Fair Housing Act
  • Describe the requirements of the Fair Housing Act 
  • Explain the penalties for noncompliance with the Fair Housing Act.


Frontline bank personnel such as tellers, new account representatives, and other entry-level bank positions.​


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