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  1. Young People Housing and Homelessness

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 30 Nov 2017
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £170.00

    This course will enable delegates to develop an understanding of youth homelessness and the legislative frameworks available to assist young people. It provides an understanding of how the legislation can be used as a platform to develop better integrated services for all young people in housing need.

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  2. Using Housing Case Law: Better Submissions and Decisions

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 16 Nov 2017, 8 Feb 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £120.00

    This specialist Shelter seminar will guide delegates on how to analyse and use housing caselaw appropriately to underpin homelessness applications, investigations, decisions and reviews. It provides examples of tailored homelessness applications and decision letters and covers the importance of good records and evidence.

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  3. Suitability of Accommodation

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

    This course will provide delegates with a better understanding of the suitability of accommodation which has become increasingly important following the Localism Act 2012 that has enabled LHAs to discharge into the private rented sector. The law in this area is constantly changing due to legislation, statutory instruments and an influx of cases including a Supreme Court case. This course will give advisers, both working for LHAs and otherwise, the confidence to decide whether accommodation being offered is suitable.

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  4. Solutions for a better Private Rented Sector: Good Practice Workshop

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

    This workshop helps local authorities understand the benefits of evaluating their Private Rental Sector Access Scheme or Social Lettings Agency, taking them through how to plan and carry out an evaluation and importantly, examine how the outcomes of a review can be translated into developing a brand new offer.

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  5. Section 184 letters for Local Authority Staff (writing homelessness decision letters)

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

    This one-day seminar is intended for staff involved in homelessness decision making, focusing on practical aspects of how to make homeless decisions and write effective Section 184 decision letters.

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  6. Relationship Breakdown and Housing Rights

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

    This course allows delegates to explore how relationship breakdown affects housing rights, whether married, in a civil partnership or cohabiting.

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  7. Reducing Use of B&B for Homeless Families and Young People

    • Location(s): [In-house]
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate

    This seminar will enable participants to deliver a homelessness service that reduces the use of Bed and Breakfast as temporary accommodation for families, other than in emergency and for a maximum of six weeks, and avoids the use of Bed and Breakfast altogether for 16 & 17 year olds.

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  8. Mortgage Advice: The Prevention of Homelessness

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 26 Sep 2017
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £170.00

    This course provides an understanding of how mortgages work and the options available to borrowers who, for whatever reason, are unable to meet their payments. Delegates will gain the skills, information, and confidence to: negotiate favourable settlements with lenders; give useful advice to those facing possession proceedings; deal with intentional homelessness issues and advise tenants as to their rights when their landlord defaults on the mortgage.

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  9. Making Homelessness Applications

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

    This course provides delegates with the knowledge required to assist a client who is, or is about to become, homeless. Delegates will gain a comprehensive understanding of the processes and duties inherent in making homelessness applications.

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  10. Housing Options for Single Homeless People

    • Location(s): [In-house]
      • Level: Introductory

    This course is aimed at front line staff and volunteers, as well as back up staff such as administrators who may be signposting clients. There will be an emphasis on the options available to single homeless people, but some of the options will be relevant to families. The course is at an introductory level, and aims to provide an overview.

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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
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