Confidently Navigate Your Home Renovation: Become Your Own Project Manager

Online Course by HardHat Diplomat

Your Ultimate Home Renovation Guide

This comprehensive course covers everything you need to know about home renovations. Whether you’re looking to hire the right contractor or navigate the complexities of permits and inspections, this course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to plan and execute a successful renovation project, saving you time, money, and stress.

Adapted from the nationally acclaimed Home Renovation for Women Workshops developed by Erin Helland & Lee Pera.

Step-By-Step Video Courses

Ready to transform your home? Here’s a preview of the course that has helped hundreds of people manage their own home renovations.

Full Course Curriculum

Discover the techniques for embracing a project management mindset, which will enable you to formulate a well-defined strategy and maintain organization during your home renovation process. 
Acquire the skills to proficiently strategize and handle the financial aspects of your home renovation project. 
Attain the knowledge to efficiently explore, procure, and systematize the materials and selections for your home renovation project.
Master the art of constructing and enhancing home renovation schedules, and resolve any potential impediments that could affect your original timeline. 
Gain expertise in creating and overseeing a proficient home renovation team, as well as drafting contractual agreements.

Acquire knowledge on the significance and objective of construction permits, and learn how to collaborate with your contractor to devise a suitable plan.

Familiarize yourself with the crucial components of construction agreements, and acquire the skills to proficiently compose one.
Acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to establish a productive partnership with construction experts, ensuring a favorable experience throughout your renovation project.

Attain the proficiency to maintain organization and effectively resolve any challenges that may arise during your home renovation endeavor.


Bolster your understanding of renovation details to safeguard both you and your financial investment.


Acquire the essential knowledge to navigate through each phase of your home renovation process with confidence.


Say goodbye to costly mistakes and delays caused by inexperienced project managers.

Meet Your Course Instructor

Erin Helland is an entrepreneur and cultivator of community. She is an experienced commercial and residential renovation coach and board certified home inspector. She created HardHat Diplomat as a specialty consulting service to make the home improvement process more approachable.

Erin has rehabbed multiple properties, created long-term and vacation rentals, and coached property owners across the US through remodeling projects – from simple makeovers to multi-million dollar endeavors. She also supports economic revitalization programs, coordinating public-private community development block grants for storefront facade improvements. 

For seven years, she built and owned an independent coffeehouse in Richmond, Virginia. A cultural enthusiast, she lived several years abroad, has traveled to 40+ countries, and spent a decade working in international education and diplomacy.


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Start Your Home Renovation Journey Today!

Our course will provide you with the knowledge to navigate your home renovation with confidence and to save you time and money. Here’s what’s included.

9 Video Courses

Our nine courses will guide you through your home renovation journey. Easily stream these videos at your own pace and convenience.

Additional Resources

Gain access to additional time-tested resources, available with each video.

Confidence & Cost Savings

Investing today in enhancing your own knowledge, self-sufficiency, and confidence could save you tens of thousands of dollars in the long run.

Full Access to Course & Resources for Two Years

Course Price: $1,000 $500

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Frequently Asked Questions

Have more questions? Here are some of the top questions our customers have asked prior to making this investment.

Our online courses contain over four hours of high-quality, easy-to-follow videos. You can stream these videos at your own pace!

We do not offer refunds. Due to the nature of the content and resources provided in the course.

If you have any questions or issues please contact us.

Our courses are available to stream from our members area on any device, at any time.

You will have a full two years to access the online courses and downloadable resources at your own pace.

This is designed for a US audience, however the concepts and tools, resources, and reference materials are valuable no matter where in the world you live.

Home renovation doesn't have to be overwhelming.

Don’t let a lack of project management experience derail your home renovation plans. Sign up for our online course today!