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  1. Challenging Homelessness Decisions

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    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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  2. Challenging Homelessness Decisions for Young People

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    This course will assist advisers with day-to-day problems around the homelessness legislation and in seeking reviews of adverse decisions. Participants will develop an understanding of the complaints procedure that can be used to challenging Children Act, Children (Leaving Care) Act 2000 decisions, or inertia.

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  3. Challenging Prevention & Homelessness Decisions 2018

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    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. Domestic Violence and Housing

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    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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  5. European Nationals' Housing Rights

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    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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  6. Evaluating your Private Rented Sector offer

      • 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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  7. Fixed Term Secure Tenancies: The Housing and Planning Bill

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory

    The Housing and Planning Bill will bring in significant changes to secure and introductory tenancies, requiring that all new tenancies be for a fixed term of 2 to 5 years. The Bill will also make major changes to succession rights on secure and introductory tenancies. This course provides a comprehensive overview of these forthcoming changes, and consideration of their impact on both new and existing tenants.

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  8. Homelessness and Allocations Law: Advanced

      • Duration: 2 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 10

    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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  9. Homelessness Law & Domestic Violence

      • Level: Introductory

    A half-day course providing an understanding of homelessness law and domestic violence, including when a local authority has a duty to house a victim of domestic violence under the law.

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  10. Homelessness Law: Introductory

      • Duration: 2 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 10

    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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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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