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  1. Maximising Income for Tenants

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 26 Apr 2019
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £150.00

    This course enables housing staff to maximise income for their tenants. Although it looks at the whole benefits system it has a particular focus on housing related payments and getting the rent 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.

    N.B. Our January-May 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).

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  2. Introduction to Welfare Benefits

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 9 May, 10 Sep, 10 Dec 2019
      • 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.

    N.B. Our 2019 London courses are being 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).

    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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  3. Introduction to Housing & Homelessness

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 13 May 2019
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £170.00

    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.

    N.B. Our January-May 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).

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  4. Immigration Status and Eligibility for Housing

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 10 Oct 2019
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £170.00

    This course examines the links between immigration status and housing rights. Delegates will receive an update on changes in statute, case law and practice. They will have the opportunity to consider how the different types of immigration status impact on the allocation of social housing and duties to those who are homeless.

    N.B. Our 2019 London courses are being 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. Housing Possession Hearings: Practice and Procedure

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 24-25 Apr, 16-17 Oct 2019
      • 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.

    N.B. Our 2019 London courses are being 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).

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  6. Housing Law: Update

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 30 May, 26 Nov 2019
      • 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.

    N.B. Our 2019 London courses are being 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
  7. Housing Law and Advice: a Foundation (Part A)

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 15/16/22/23 May, 4/5/11/12 Sep, 20/21/27/28 Nov 2019
      • 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 at 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.

    N.B. Our 2019 London courses are being 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).

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  8. Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 3 Apr 2019
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 3

    Price starts at: £90.00

    This training will cover the new obligation on landlords introduced by The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 to keep their property "fit" and the rights it gives tenants to take legal action where their landlord fails to do so. It will look at the new non-statutory guidance issued by the MCHLG to help tenants, landlords and local authorities understand the Act which comes into force on 20 March 2019.

    Please note: This half-day event will start at 9.30am and finish at 1pm.

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  9. Homelessness: Multiple Needs and the Law

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 4 Apr, 1 Oct 2019
      • 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.

    N.B. Our 2019 London courses are being 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).

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  10. Homelessness Reduction Act: Progress

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 14 May, 9 Oct 2019
      • 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 identifies the review and appeal rights that arise from the new duties.

    N.B. Our 2019 London courses are being 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.

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