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Start date Application closing date Duration Price
13 February 2023 06 February 2023 16 weeks £600 Enrol online
10 April 2023 03 April 2023 16 weeks £600 Enrol online
05 June 2023 29 May 2023 16 weeks £600 Enrol online
04 December 2023 27 November 2023 16 weeks £600 Enrol online

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is suitable for anyone new to housing or working in a frontline position who wants to improve their general awareness of housing or get an initial qualification.

You may enrol if you are not currently working in housing but are considering a frontline housing position as a career option. It can also be useful for tenants, residents and board members to enhance their involvement and understanding of housing.

Qualification units

Housing provision and housing organisations

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Housing provision and housing organisations

In this unit, you will cover the following:

  • Understand housing provision and tenure in the context of trends in the housing market
  • Know about the relationship between landlord and tenant
  • Know about the partnerships and collaborative working housing organisations engage in to provide services
  • Know how housing organisations are regulated and funded

Customer service for housing

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Customer service for housing

In this unit, you will cover the following:

  • Understand the principles of customer service
  • Know the diverse range and needs of housing customers
  • Understand the principles of equality and diversity

Assets, repairs and maintenance

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Assets, repairs and maintenance

In this unit, you will cover the following:

  • Know the main types of dwellings across the housing stock
  • Understand the concept of asset management for housing organisations
  • Understand the process for managing repairs and maintenance of housing stock

Professional development in housing

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Professional development in housing

In this unit, you will cover the following:

  • Know about paid and voluntary roles in the housing sector
  • Understand the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to work within the housing sector
  • Be able to plan personal professional development
Register your interest
Register your interest in this qualification and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss your learning options with you.
Need help?
Call us today on 024 7685 1700 option two or email housing.academy@cih.org.

Speak to one of our qualifications team today. Call us on 024 7685 1789 or email housing.academy@cih.org.