Living In Place Professional Education

Learn how to go beyond Universal Design and Aging in Place. The Living In Place Institute provides the only positive, business-focused solution to make all homes Safe - Healthy - Comfortable, for everyone, through professional education, electronic assessment tools, and collaborative networking events.

The Living In Place Institute represents the future of home design incorporating the principles of universal design, aging-in-place, multi-generational living, wellness, and accessibility.  Certified Living In Place Professionaltm (CLIPPtm) graduates include architects, home builders, home remodelers, contractors, kitchen & bath and interior designers who have learned how to design, build, and remodel homes for people of all abilities. Medical professionals, including occupational therapists, physical therapists, and caregivers will learn how to assist their clients in modifying their homes to reflect their accessibility needs and work directly with housing professionals. Certified Living In Place Associatestm (LIPAtm) include real estate, finance, legal, product manufacturers and suppliers, all learn how to network and bring solutions to every home, for all needs and ages, now and for the future. Home & Accessibility Trade Speciaiststm (HATStm) are the professionals who work in homes every day and support both the CLIPP and LIPA team members.

Registration now discounted through 2020 to only $699

In the full Certified Living In Place Professionaltm program you will learn:

  • How To Create Interprofessional Teams
  • Why Change Is Needed - Statistics & Trends
  • How Medical Needs Affect Home Design
  • Practical Design Solutions for Wellness In All Homes
  • How Home Assessments Help Designing For All Ages
  • How To Build Your Business

Watch this video to learn more about Certified Living In Place Professionals.





HATS is now open for pre-registration!

Hats professionals install designs and products.

If you are a trade professional, you need to take these classes to become the number one choice of trades professionals for all designers, contractors, home builders, and consumers.

What is HATS? Watch the video and learn more.


LiveABLE Environment Conference October 28-29-30

The LivABLE Environment Conference is a 3 Day virtual B2B trade event, where we explore new perspectives to improve practices around inclusive design and wellness in the home. Our focus is exclusively on the residential sector.  Our goal is to help you grow your business and to build community by elevating the importance of living in place. We’ve curated an impressive line up of 30 industry expert  to speak on topics of  business, design, wellness, accessibility and technology.  It's time to come together as a industry and build our network by encouraging other designers, architects, builders developers and renovators to be innovative and think creatively about solutions that meet the needs of all building users. Knowledge matters! Join us to learn how to create improved residential spaces and discover best business practices to help build your business in the rapidly growing living in place sector. 

As a CLIPP graduate you will receive an exclusive discount. Your 1/2 price ALL ACCESS PASS  means your can attend live and you will receive all 30 speaker recordings!

What a great resource at your finger tips! This event qualifies for CEU and Structured ConEd credits.  

To claim your discount use this registration link today before the tickets sell out:

To view our speaker line up visit


Hot off the press, the August 2020 Living in Place Newsletter. Read how LaDonna Eriksen built her forever home.


Click below for your free copy of the Guidebook for Living In Place FOR PROFESSIONALS.



This site is dedicated to the professionals who modify and build all homes to be Safe - Healthy - Comfortable, for everyone. If you are a homeowner, read more on this site, then, using the "Find a Professional" tab above, contact these unique, caring and internationally recognized experts to help you and your loved ones continue to Live In Place while enhancing the beauty, comfort, and value of your cherished home. 

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