Traditional classroom-based courses delivered in venues across England and Wales by our expert trainers. Interactivity, networking and group discussions encouraged with course materials provided.
Note: due to current lockdown restrictions, this programme has been cancelled and replaced with eLearning or eClassroom courses.
Advanced HMO Management
Learn how to avoid the pitfalls and understand the complex requirements of the HMO market to assist with planning, researching and identifying potential HMO property.
Designed specifically for agents, the course covers the full letting process and the legal obligations of the role and also includes practical tips on relationship management and industry best practice.
Get the very latest information on recent regulatory change and the impact of this on letting agents, allowing you to ensure you business continues to run compliantly.
Basic Electrical Awareness
Suitable for all types of property including, HMO and blocks, learn about EICR requirements and how to review a completed EICR, along with how to effectively maintain electrical installations and equipment.
Capital Gains Tax
Understand the theory behind CGT, the calculations used and the many reliefs and exemptions available to reduce your eventual tax bill.
Complete Fire Safety
Understand the relevant fire safety legislation you must comply with to keep tenants safe and gain practical skills in order to become accomplished at managing fire risk effectively.
Condensation and Dampness
Identify and master the causes of dampness and condensation, with an outline of the law, what action can be taken against the landlord and/or tenants and how to remove or reduce its occurrence.
Energy Efficiency Regulations
Gain an understanding of minimum energy efficiency regulations, how and where to seek funding assistance and the existing exemptions that apply.
Fees Ban, Deposits and Inventories
Understand the wider impact of the Tenant Fees Ban 2019 and master the intricacies of a high quality inventory and why this is so important when recouping costs from a deposit.
Follow the process of gaining possession from start to finish and understand the correct procedures to regain possession as swiftly as possible.
This course aims to provide a full understanding of the complexities of HMO management as well as everything you need to know when considering investing in HMO property.
HMO Licence: Leeds
Approved compulsory training to meet the requirements of Leeds City Council HMO licensing.
HMO Licence: Sheffield
Approved compulsory training to meet the requirements of Sheffield City Council HMO licensing.
Learn the theory behind this tax, the importance of early planning and how to make use of the reliefs and exemptions available to save money on your family's eventual tax bill.
An overview of the full lettings process, this course will guide you through each stage of a tenancy and provide all the knowledge required to ensure you have complied with all legal duties.
Explore the latest changes and updates to legislation governing the PRS and the potential impact on your letting business.
Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)
Learn about the law and code of practice and the supporting theory behind this and gain practical experience of testing which will enable you able to PAT test your own equipment.
Practical Energy Rating Improvements
Explore the practical options available to improve the energy efficiency of your properties and the cost effectiveness of these.
Property Standards and Safety
Learn about the different legislation governing this complex topic, including the Housing Health and Safety Rating System (HHSRS), how these are applied to single dwelling properties and what is required from landlords and agents in maintaining appropriate standards.
Learn about HMRC and tax rules, how to reduce your tax bill by applying the relevant deductions and reliefs and structuring your property ownership effectively.
Rent Smart Wales Landlord Licensing
Approved compulsory landlord training as part of the Rent Smart Wales licensing requirement.
Sheffield Selective Licensing
Approved compulsory training to meet the requirements of Sheffield City Council selective licensing scheme.
The Key to Property Investment
Make your property investments as profitable as possible, learn specialist sourcing techniques and how you can overcome common challenges whilst reducing risk and increasing profit.
Everything you need to know about assisting tenants with Universal Credit applications, accessing direct payments, Local Housing Allowance and successful communication between all parties.
Utilities (Gas, Electrical and Water supply) Safety
Learn about the importance of ensuring the safe supply of utility services to your properties and what is required by the laws surrounding this area.