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  1. Challenging Prevention & Homelessness Decisions

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 1 Nov 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 which decisions can be reviewed under Part VII of the Housing Act 1996 as amended by the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017, 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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  2. Domestic Abuse and Housing

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 13 Sep, 4 Dec 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £180.00

    This course explores housing problems associated with domestic abuse. Delegates will develop an understanding of the legal and housing options that are available in order to support clients and also the impact of the Homelessness Reduction Act on this area of work.

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  3. European Nationals' Housing Rights

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 4 Dec 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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  4. Homelessness and Allocations Law: Advanced

    • Location(s): London, Manchester
    • Course Date(s): 6/7/20/21 Nov 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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  5. Homelessness Law: Introductory

    • Location(s): London, Manchester, Sheffield
    • Course Date(s): 17-19 Sep, 8-9 Oct, 7-8 Nov, 5-6 Dec 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. The course incorporates all the changes brought in by the Homelessness Reduction Act. Note: an additional London date has been scheduled for 8-9 October to meet the high demand for this course.

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  6. Homelessness Reduction Act: Six Months On

    • Location(s): London, Manchester
    • Course Date(s): 4 Oct, 27 Nov 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £120.00

    Six months on from the implementation of the Homelessness Reduction Act (HRA) in April 2018, this course covers the duties to prevent and relieve homelessness and looks at applicants’ right to review. Delegates will consider how the duties apply to a range of threatened homelessness situations, looks at the new public authority duty to refer and identifies the review and appeal rights that arise from the new duties.

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  7. Homelessness: Multiple Needs and the Law

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 6 Nov 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £120.00

    This course will increase delegates' knowledge of the rights and entitlements of homeless people with multiple needs to assistance and support under community care legislation and homelessness legislation. Participants will increase their confidence in their advocacy skills and awareness of the importance of casework informing strategic planning.

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  8. Introduction to Housing & Homelessness

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 23 Oct 2018
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £120.00

    This course explores the causes of homelessness and looks at housing options available. Delegates will look at the main duties owed to homeless people by local authorities.

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  9. Young People Housing and Homelessness

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

    Price starts at: £120.00

    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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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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