NLA Foundation Course (attendees are eligible for NLA Accreditation and Rent Smart Wales)
A landlord’s essential responsibility is to ensure their tenants live in a home that satisfies all the legal requirements and they conduct themselves in a professional manner that adheres to the law.
Come on a journey with us on our one-day course, as we take you through the laws, regulation and liabilities of a landlord business. Supporting you to gain a nationally recognised foundation level of knowledge to become accredited with the NLA which can bring you a wealth of additional benefits. Whether you are a new or experienced landlord, the NLA Foundation Course will help develop your professional skills, show you everything you need to know from start to finish of a tenancy, taking you through the fundamentals of being or becoming a landlord. Our team of trainers will demonstrate their expertise and knowledge, assist to maximise your return on investments, help strengthen your business, clarify what your obligations and responsibilities are as a landlord, whether you self-manage or use a letting agent.
Our experts provide thought provoking discussions, a chance for networking, real life stories and practical advice and examples to avoid the pitfalls, saving you time and ensuring you stay on the right side of the law. At the end of this course an open book assessment is conducted to reinforce your understanding from the day’s course and certification is issued on satisfactory completion.
Our course focuses on the main issues facing landlords, including:
- Pre-tenancy considerations
- Responsibilities & liabilities
- Setting up a tenancy
- During a tenancy
- Ending a tenancy
- Record keeping
- Guidance and practical help
- Up to date advice
*Please note that accreditation certification will not be awarded for those that fail to stay for all of the modules covered within this session.*
Benefits of NLA accreditation include:
A quality mark, greater advertising giving you the edge, advantageous to tenants seeking professional landlords, reduced licence and HMO licence fees, preferential services and access to grants in some local authority areas, your course fees are tax deductible and includes free advertising with other local authority registers and our own National Register of Accreditation.
N.B If you rent property in Wales, the deadline for compliance has now passed, meaning enforcement action can be taken against you if you are not properly registered and licensed.