Class Policies

Location: The First Time Home Buyer (FTHB) and MPDU Orientation Seminars are held at:

Montgomery County Council Office Building

100 Maryland Avenue, Rockville, MD 20850

Third Floor Hearing Room

Registration: Please register at least 24 hours in advance of the scheduled class.No children below 12 years old allowed. 
Cancelation: If you need to cancel or change your registration for a FTHB class, please call 301-590-2765 or direct an email to If you need to cancel or change a registration for The MPDU Orientation Seminar, you must revisit the county’s MPDU online signup page.
 Late Arrival Notice: Attendees arriving more than 15 min. late to both seminars will not receive a certificate of completion. You must attend the entire 3-hour class in order to get the certificate.
Inclement Weather Policy: Classes are canceled whenever the county government is closed due to inclement weather.  To check the status of the county government, dial 311 or listen to WTOP AM radio 1500.  You can also consult the Montgomery County School System site for week-day classes.
Accommodation for Special Needs: If required, sign language interpreters can be provided when two weeks notice is given.  Please send an email to or call 301-590-2765 to make advance arrangements.