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Affordable and Social Housing

QLS (ABC)
£199.99
  • About This Course
    Do you want a career in housing support services and need to learn the facts about affordable and social housing? Affordable and Social Housing is here to help. Do you already work for a social housing provider but are a little rusty on some of the terms of this type of housing? This course will refresh your knowledge, whilst providing you with some additional information that you may not know. Affordable and Social Housing covers the entire sweep of affordable and social housing, from the types of housing available to applying for affordable or social housing and tenancy types, meaning that you can provide the best housing advice to your customers.  
     

    Who is this course for?
    Affordable and Social Housing is designed for people that are new to the UK housing system or sector who need to understand the difference between social and affordable housing. It may also be useful to first-time homeowners that wish to learn about the types of housing that may be available to them.  
     

    What will you get from this course?
    Upon course completion, you will possess all the key facts and information on social and affordable housing. You will understand exactly what housing support is available to vulnerable people and those with special circumstances so that you can make informed choices for those you work with. You’ll be able to secure people in the best housing for them and their circumstances.  
     

    When you have completed this course, you will be able to:
    • Define social and affordable housing 
    • Differentiate affordable housing from social housing and vice versa 
    • Understand the application process for social and affordable housing 
    • Recognise the responsibilities of the tenant in either type of housing

    Course features 
    • Interactive, audio and video-led content for an engaging study programme 
    • Quizzes and questions throughout to test your knowledge and develop your skills
    • Content designed around a monopoly game board to make learning fun 
  • Course lessons
    • Affordable and social housing
      • Affordable: different types of housing contracts (e.g. shared ownership, discount for sale), how to buy, applying for housing and eligibility
      • Social: allocation schemes, preferences and eligibility
    • Responsibilities: who is responsible for what in each type of housing (tenant vs owner/council) and what needs to be maintained by occupier 
    • Tenancies: types of tenancy and transferring tenancies to other people 
  • Accreditation

    This course has been accredited by Online Academies. On successful completion of this course you will be able to download or print off a PDF of your Online Academies Certificate (please note: you will also be given the opportunity to have a hard copy of the certificate printed off and posted out to you for a small additional charge). If you would like to view a sample of the certificate, please click here.

    Online Academy work with Quality Licence Scheme (Quality Licence Scheme). The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

     

    Assessment

    At the conclusion of each module there is a multiple choice question assessment. This will help you remember the main points of the lesson and act as a check that you have retained the essential knowledge and understanding of that particular section. The results can be seen instantaneously and you can correct wrong answers. When the result is satisfactory you can progress to the next module.

    Course Outcomes

    Once you have successfully completed all the modules for your course you will be awarded:

    A Diploma issued by Online Academies

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