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  1. Homelessness: Multiple Needs and the Law

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 30 Mar 2020
      • 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.

    PLEASE BOOK EARLY: We confirm/cancel courses three weeks in advance. Book your place early to give us an accurate idea of delegate numbers and to avoid disappointment.

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  2. Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 23 Apr 2020
      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Price starts at: £100.00

    This training covers 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 looks at the new non-statutory guidance issued by the MCHLG to help tenants, landlords and local authorities understand the Act which came into force on 20 March 2019.

    PLEASE BOOK EARLY: We confirm/cancel courses three weeks in advance. Book your place early to give us an accurate idea of delegate numbers and to avoid disappointment.

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  3. Housing Allocations Law and Practice

    • Location(s): [In-house]
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    Local authorities must have and must revise from time to time their housing allocation scheme. Many schemes will also involve partner RSLs. Delegates will consider what must be contained in a lawful allocation scheme and what may be included. They will consider a range of options and explore the pros and cons of each. Delegates will consider a range of options and explore the pros and cons of each. Delegates will also consider who has to be consulted and the purpose of consultation.

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  4. Housing Benefit and Discretionary Housing Payments

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

    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.

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  5. Housing Benefit: Introductory

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

    This course outlines the role of housing benefit within the wider welfare benefits system, and enables delegates to establish who can claim housing benefit and how it is calculated. Delegates will develop the confidence and knowledge necessary to give basic advice about housing benefit.

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  6. Housing Conditions: Legal Liabilities and Maintenance

    • Location(s): [In-house]
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    This course provides an overview of the legal framework covering housing disrepair and conditions that pose a risk to the health and/or safety of occupiers. It is based on how those concerned about their housing conditions can be helped and advised. Participants will receive an introduction to the powers and duties of local authorities and what can be expected of them. Including action under the Housing Act 2004 .

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

    • Location(s): Resource for London
    • Course Date(s): 10/11/17/18 Jun 2020
      • 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. The next available date for this course is in June 2020. However we are running the two courses that make up this programme prior to this in London on the following dates: 'Homelessness Law Introductory' on 10-11 March or 19-20 May, 'Tenancy Status and Rights' on 12-13 May.

    PLEASE BOOK EARLY: We confirm/cancel courses three weeks in advance. Book your place early to give us an accurate idea of delegate numbers and to avoid disappointment.

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  8. Housing Law and Advice: a Foundation (Part B)

    • Location(s): [In-house]
      • Duration: 4 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 20

    This four-day course equips delegates with advanced skills for dealing with a wide range of housing problems by using a practical approach to more complex housing issues (following on from the Part A four-day programme). Available to be run 'in-house only' at present, we can arrange a course for a group of 6-16 staff to be delivered at a time and location to suit you. The topics covered can be tailored/changed to meet your needs.

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  9. Housing Law for Housing Workers

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

    The aim of this course is to raise awareness of the law and to increase the effectiveness of staff in their day-to-day roles of housing management. This serves as both an introduction to housing law and also updates staff on legislative changes and developments in the field. The course embraces all aspects of housing law as it affects housing management staff.

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  10. Housing Law for Supported Housing Workers

    • Location(s): [In-house]
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 10

    This course provides those working in supported housing with an overview of relevant law in two key areas: security of tenure and homelessness and allocations. Participants will develop a good understanding of the rights of tenants and residents, the obligations of landlords and an appreciation of issues relating to statutory housing duties and access to social housing.

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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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