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  1. Assured Shorthold Tenancies

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 5 Dec 2017, 17 Apr 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £180.00

    This course provides delegates with a better understanding of assured shorthold tenancies (ASTs) which are the most common form of tenure in the private rented sector and, following Localism, are being increasingly used in the social-rented sector. It examines homelessness prevention and housing advice interventions. This course also covers how to advise people entering ASTs, giving housing advisers more confidence.

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  2. Care Act and Housing

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 13 Mar 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £120.00

    The majority of the Care Act became law from April 2015 and makes extensive references to the role of housing and use of housing scenarios in the statutory guidance. This course discusses the most significant changes for the housing sector including suitable accommodation, prevention and relief of homelessness.

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  3. Challenging Prevention & Homelessness Decisions 2018

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 7 Feb, 11 Jun 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £180.00

    This course gives delegates the opportunity to explore the legal principles against which homeless decisions are judged by the court. It looks in detail at reviews under s202 1996 Housing Act, as well as appeals on a point of law under s204 1996 Housing Act and the role of Judicial Review in the High Court.

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  4. Community Care and Housing

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 13 Jun 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £120.00

    Nearly 70 years of disparate and often contradictory community care legislation has been replaced by the Care Act 2014. The majority of the Act became law from 1 April 2015. This course looks at the philosophies that underpin the Act and provides an outline of the new legislation highlighting the most significant changes. The course will also look at the Act within the context of its potential utility in the prevention and relief of homelessness.

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  5. Domestic Violence and Housing

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 12 Dec 2017, 20 Mar, 21 Jun 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £180.00

    This course explores housing problems associated with domestic violence. Delegates will develop an understanding of the legal and housing options that are available in order to support clients.

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  6. European Nationals' Housing Rights

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 28 Nov 2017, 14 Jun 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £170.00

    This course looks in detail at the housing rights of workers and others who come to the UK from Europe. Delegates will examine the legal framework that regulates the rights of such workers to access social housing and homelessness assistance under the 1996 Housing Act, examine the rights of specific groups, and consider problem areas. The content of this course is updated regularly to reflect changes to legislation and/or case-law.

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  7. Homelessness and Allocations Law: Advanced

    • Location(s): London, Manchester
    • Course Date(s): 4-5 Dec 2017, 23-24 Jan, 15-16 May, 5-6 Jun 2018
      • Duration: 2 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 10

    Price starts at: £230.00

    This course covers homelessness law and new case law developments. Participants will examine case law on allocations and the current statutory framework, and focus on the process of homelessness decision-making. It also provides a brief overview of the key changes being brought in by the Homelessness Reduction Act.

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  8. Homelessness Law: Introductory

    • Location(s): Birmingham, London, Manchester
    • Course Date(s): 29-30 Jan, 21-22 Mar, 17-18 Apr, 15-16 May, 13-14 Jun 2018
      • Duration: 2 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 10

    Price starts at: £230.00

    This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the principles, processes and duties inherent in the homelessness legislation. Delegates will develop a systematic approach to homelessness law, become familiar with the Homelessness Code of Guidance for local authorities and consider the main principles relating to housing allocations. It also takes a brief look at the changes being brought in under the Homelessness Reduction Act.

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  9. Homelessness Reduction Act: Update

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 19 Jan, 19 Feb 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £120.00

    The Act introduced new duties on local authorities for those who are homeless of threatened with homelessness. Following the release of the Code of Guidance, this course highlights the current and new duties to prevent and relieve homelessness. Delegates will consider how the new duties fit with the existing duties to the homeless and maps the new homelessness application ‘journey’. It identifies the review and appeal rights that arise from the new duties.

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  10. Homelessness: Update

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 1 Mar, 28 Jun 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Advanced
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £120.00

    This course provides experienced practitioners with an update on case law and other developments regarding homelessness and allocations (including the latest developments on the Homelessness Reduction Act). Delegates learn to take account of actual or impending changes in legislation or regulation; to identify current legal and policy issues affecting homeless persons and those in housing need; and to examine the impact of recent case law.

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In-house training
Courses delivered at a time and location to suit you for groups of six or more of your staff.

Public training
Attend a public course on a date that suits you in central Bristol, Birmingham, London, Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield and York.

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