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  1. Homelessness Reduction Act: Update

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

    Price starts at: £120.00

    The Homelessness Reduction Act (HRA) introduced new duties on local authorities for those who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. Following implementation of the Act from 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. It identifies the review and appeal rights that arise from the new duties. Note: this course is also being held on 4th October in London and 27th November in Manchester with the slightly amended title of 'Homelessness Reduction Act: Six Months On'

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  2. 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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  3. Homelessness: Update

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 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.

    Note: this course is also running on 17th September under the name 'Homelessness Case Law Update'.

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  4. Housing Benefit and Discretionary Housing Payments

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

    Price starts at: £150.00

    This practical course provides an understanding of who is eligible for Housing Benefit and examines the system of Discretionary Housing Payments. It includes how amounts are worked out, claimed and paid. Being run in partnership with The Benefits Training Company the course includes access to 12 months ongoing advice and support from The Benefits Training Co. via phone and email. If you would like this training delivered to a group of 5 or more staff at your premises please enquire below or phone Alexa on 0344 515 1155. Please note this option does not include the 12 months advice offer. We can tailor the course content to meet the specific needs of the group.

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  5. Housing Law and Advice: a Foundation (Part A)

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 4/5/11/12 Sep, 12/13/19/20 Nov 2018
      • Duration: 4 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 20

    Price starts at: £620.00

    This popular, well-established four-day course provides a comprehensive introduction to the most important aspects of housing aid and advice work. Delegates gain the legal knowledge and practical skills required to determine housing status and become familiar with the principles, processes and duties inherent in the homelessness legislation.They look in detail the Homelessness Code of Guidance and consider the main principles relating to housing allocations. The course also takes a brief look at the changes introduced under the Homelessness Reduction Act.

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  6. Housing Law: Update

    • Location(s): London, Manchester
    • Course Date(s): 4/25 Sep, 3 Dec 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Advanced
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £120.00

    A one-day seminar for experienced practitioners. Provides an update regarding key developments in housing law, with an emphasis on recent case law decisions and their implications for housing advice and casework.

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  7. Housing Possession Hearings: Practice and Procedure

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 11-12 Jul, 11-12 Oct 2018
      • Duration: 2 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 10

    Price starts at: £300.00

    This practical two-day course gives an overview of the procedural rules governing possession claims and will help participants to prepare for possession hearings and to appear for landlords or tenants in court. It covers the Pre Action Protocols that came into force in April 2015, as well as the decision of the Supreme Court in Akerman-Livingstone v Aster Communities Ltd (2015) UKSC 15.

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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. Introduction to Universal Credit

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

    Price starts at: £150.00

    This practical course, being run in partnership with The Benefits Training Company, provides a complete introduction to and overview of Universal Credit (UC). It includes how amounts are worked out, claimed and paid in the full digital service areas as well as the areas operating the temporary gateway conditions. Being run in partnership with The Benefits Training Company the course includes access to 12 months ongoing advice and support from The Benefits Training Co, via phone and email. If you would like this training delivered to a group of 5 or more staff at your premises please enquire below or phone Alexa on 0344 515 1155. Please note this option does not include the 12 months advice offer. We can tailor the course content to meet the specific needs of the group.

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  10. Introduction to Welfare Benefits

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 5 Jul, 27 Sep, 29 Nov 2018
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £150.00

    This practical course provides a comprehensive introduction to the benefits and tax credits system. Being run in partnership with The Benefits Training Company the course includes access to 12 months ongoing advice and support from The Benefits Training Co, via phone and email.

    If you would like this training delivered to a group of 5 or more staff at your premises please enquire below or phone Alexa on 0344 515 1155. Please note this option does not include the 12 months advice offer. We can tailor the course content to meet the specific needs of the group.

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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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