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  1. Disrepair and Conditions: Inspecting a House

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 17-18 May 2017
      • Duration: 2 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate

    Price starts at: £300.00

    This course provides an introduction to basic terminology used in housing construction, providing an insight into the places in buildings where problems can arise. The course provides information on what to look for, and how to identify and record deficiencies - including disrepair and dampness - in dwellings. Delegates will conduct an inspection, putting what they have learnt into practice and report on the conditions found. The course also looks at the legal context of house inspection liabilities and the way of identifying hazards in residential accommodation under the Housing Act 2004 (the Housing Health and Safety Rating System).

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  2. Disrepair in the Private Rented Sector

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 23 Feb 2017
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £120.00

    This new seminar looks at the law governing disrepair and bad housing conditions in the private sector, both in terms of legal responsibilities under the tenancy agreement and from the point of view of the Local Authority’s enforcement role; it also highlights new safeguards against the retaliatory eviction of assured shorthold tenants brought in by the Deregulation Act 2015

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  3. Essential Housing Management Law

    • Location(s): [In-house]
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    This course provides an overview of the law and current practice affecting the management of local authority and registered social landlord tenancies. It also explores landlord duties and obligations with regard to assured and secure tenancies; good practice and legal issues towards starter, introductory and demoted tenants; management of tenancies upon relationship breakdown; and proposed changes to tenancy law.

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  4. Estate Management: Good Practice

    • Location(s): [In-house]
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    This in-house course uses maximum participation to actively consider different tools and strategies for effectively managing estates. It covers a wide range of working practices and concerns to help staff more effectively manage an estate.

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  5. Harassment and Disrepair: An Introduction

    • Location(s): [In-house]
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    This course provides an overview of common problems arising under tenancies. Delegates will consider legal frameworks for harassment/illegal eviction and disrepair, looking at action that can be taken by the tenant and the local authority.

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  6. Housing Conditions: Legal Liabilities and Maintenance

    • Location(s): [In-house]
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    This course provides an overview of the legal framework covering housing disrepair and conditions that pose a risk to the health and/or safety of occupiers. It is based on how those concerned about their housing conditions can be helped and adviseda. Participants will receive an introduction to the powers and duties of local authorities and what can be expected of them. Including action under the Housing Act 2004 .

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  7. Private Rented Sector: Harassment and Illegal Eviction

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 11 May 2017
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £180.00

    This course will equip delegates with practical and legal remedies to help tackle the problem of illegal eviction and harassment in the private rented sector, in the context of the Government's drive for homelessness prevention and Shelter's campaign against rogue landlords.

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  8. Racial Discrimination and Hate Harassment in Housing

    • Location(s): [In-house]
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    This course provides an overview of anti-discrimination legislation and strategies for dealing with racial and hate crimes, discrimination and harassment in a social and private sector housing context. It uses the new Equalities legislation as a base for understanding the concept of hate crimes, based on a wide variety of actual and perceived characteristics which are now protected by law.

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  9. Tackling Antisocial Behaviour and Harassment

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 15 Jun 2017
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £120.00

    This course explores antisocial behaviour in a housing context and provides delegates with an overview of legal and other remedies available to landlords and residents.

    Participants will look at good practice in managing cases effectively, and consider practical strategies that landlords can use to minimise antisocial behaviour and harassment. The course also considers changes in the law following the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014.

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In-house training
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Public training
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