Live remote courses delivered via video by our expert trainers. You will be able to see the trainer and other delegates and interact via your audio or the chat box. The course materials will be emailed prior to the day and regular breaks provided throughout.
By booking on these courses you agree to be recorded but webcam usage is optional.
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.
Becoming a Landlord
Uncover the key areas to consider if you're thinking of purchasing a buy-to-let property and the PRS regulations under which landlords must operate.
Capital Gains Tax
Understand the theory behind CGT, the calculations used and the many reliefs and exemptions available to reduce your eventual tax bill.
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.
Customer Service and Tenancy Relationships
Learn the importance of creating and maintaining positive relaionships with your tenants, and how to enhance your communication skills to ensure you provide an excellent service.
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.
Electrical Safety for Landlords
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.
Ending a Tenancy
Follow the process of ending a tenancy from start to finish and understand the correct procedures to regain possession as swiftly as possible.
Gain an understanding of minimum energy efficiency regulations, how and where to seek funding assistance and the existing exemptions that apply.
Fire Safety for Landlords
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.
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.
Recognise the difference between hoarding and 'extreme clutter', get clarity on how to manage your safety responsibilities under these circumstances and how to provide support, understanding and an effective structured, time-limited approach.
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.
Letting to Students
Managing student lets brings enhanced landlord responsibilities and a requirement for specific management processes. You'll learn all this business model and understand the common challenges when operating in the student market.
Managing Rent Arrears
Minimise the risk of your tenant falling into arrears, learn how to spot the signs that this could be imminent and how you can settle disputes both in and outside of court.
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 refurbishment is rarely straightforward. Learn everything you need to know to ensure your projects reach their full potential, as well as trade secrets and strategies.
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.
Rent Smart Wales Landlord Licensing
Approved compulsory landlord training as part of the Rent Smart Wales licensing requirement.
Saving Property Tax
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.
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.