Find a training course

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.

Set Descending Direction

Items 31 to 40 of 122 total

Page:
  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. 4
  4. 5
  5. 6
  1. Equality and Diversity

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

    A group training course which enables staff to understand the issues of diversity, how their actions can help improve end service user focus and make their organisation an inclusive environment to work in.

    Learn More
  2. 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.

    Learn More
  3. Estate Management: Good Practice

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

    This 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.

    Learn More
  4. European Nationals' Housing Rights

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 4 Dec 2018, 29 May 2019
      • 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.

    N.B. Our Jan-June 2019 London courses will be held at Resource for London, Holloway Rd, N7 6PA (please continue to contact training@shelter.org.uk with any queries rather than the venue direct).

    Learn More

  5. Financial Capability for Advisers

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

    This course trains advisers/staff to provide advice and assistance to residents in the areas of budgeting, managing their finances and debts and to understand the complicated Universal Credit system. There have been substantial changes to the Welfare and Housing Benefit systems particularly with the introduction of the Universal Credit which are having significant implications for claimants.Universal Credit is paid to claimants on a monthly basis. This immediately raises issues for some residents in being able to budget and manage their money and pay their housing costs.

    Learn More
  6. Good Practice in Tenant Involvement

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

    This course increases understanding of the methods for involving service users in consultation, information, participation and decision making, and enables delegates to improve communication with their service users.

    Learn More
  7. Gypsy and Traveller Law

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

    This course aims to provide delegates with a broad understanding of the extensive law relating to Gypsies and Travellers and their accommodation needs and to update them on the most recent important developments in this field.

    Learn More
  8. 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.

    Learn More
  9. Homelessness and Allocations Law: Advanced

    • Location(s): London, Manchester
    • Course Date(s): 6/7/20/21 Nov 2018, 18-19 Feb, 6-8 May 2019
      • 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.

    Note added 20 Sept: If you were hoping to book for the sold out November course please note we hope to confirm an extra date in late November for this course shortly. Please email training@shelter.org.uk and we will let you know when it is available for booking.

    N.B. Our Jan-June 2019 London courses will be held at Resource for London, Holloway Rd, N7 6PA (please continue to contact training@shelter.org.uk with any queries rather than the venue direct).

    Learn More

  10. Homelessness Case Law Update

    • Location(s): London
    • Course Date(s): 26 Feb 2019
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • 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.

    N.B. Our Jan-June 2019 London courses will be held at Resource for London, Holloway Rd, N7 6PA (please continue to contact training@shelter.org.uk with any queries rather than the venue direct).

    Learn More

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.

Set Descending Direction

Items 31 to 40 of 122 total

Page:
  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. 4
  4. 5
  5. 6