Housing Law: DIY Possessions

Build on your knowledge, skills and confidence on Section 21 to enable you to prepare and present information in county court proceedings for possession of assured shorthold tenancy (AST).

Online learning

If you are interested in potentially running this topic through our live, interactive online in-house offer please contact James Cuming on 07375 042 815 or james.cuming@homelesslink.org.uk 

Who is this course for?

Frontline supported housing staff and managers who are responsible for taking tenancy possession action.  It is advisable that participants have a good knowledge of tenure issues.

What will you learn?

At the end of this course you will understand:

  • How to prepare court documentation in line with Civil Procedure Rules.
  • How to prepare and present a case in court.
  • Possible court outcomes.
  • Possible post hearing action.
  • Good practice in managing possession.

Duration

Face to face: One-day course
Online: Three 1.5 hour modules delivered over three dates 

Costs for one full-day face to face course or three 1.5 hour online modules

This course can be booked for a team of up to 16 for face to face training or up to 20 for online training 

Members face to face: £825 plus Trainer expenses
Members online: £850 - no Trainer expenses

Associate members face to face: £945 plus Trainer expenses
Associate members online: £970 - no Trainer expenses

Non members face to face: £1,175 plus Trainer expenses
Non members online: £1,200 - no Trainer expenses

Talk To Us

James Cuming

Training manager

James our training manager develops and manages Homeless Link's in-house training programme.

Telephone: 020 7840 4450
Email: training@homelesslink.org.uk
Twitter: @TrainingHL