NLA Landlord Foundation Course

Location:
Crawley
Date:
Wed 24 Jul 2019
Time:
09:15 AM - 05:00 PM
Arrival Time:
09:00 AM
Start Time:
09:15 AM
Finish Time:
05:00 PM
Address:
Town Hall The Boulevard Crawley West Sussex
Postcode:
RH10 1UZ
More Information:
Price:
£155.00 (Non-member) - £115.00 (NLA-member) - £115.00 (UKALA-member)

Event Overview:

Public Car Parks
There are around 4,000 parking spaces in the town centre, including four multi-storey public car parks. Most Council car parks offer coin, card and contactless payment options. All car parks have height restriction barriers of 2.0 metres or 2.1 metres.

Parking for Blue Badge Holders in Car Parks
Free of charge in Council operated car parks. If no disabled bays are available, the vehicle may use a regular pay and display bay without charge. Blue Badge holders are not entitled to park on double yellow lines or in permit bays in off-street car parks. A valid Blue Badge must be clearly displayed.

Course Information

Course Information

As a landlord, your essential responsibility is to ensure your tenants live in a home that satisfies all the legal requirements, and to conduct yourself professionally, compliant with UK law. During our one-day landlord training foundation course, we will take you through the laws, regulations and liabilities of the landlord business.

Our landlord training course will support you in ensuring you possess the nationally recognised foundation level of knowledge required to gain landlord qualifications and become accredited with the NLA.

Whether you are a new or experienced landlord, this landlord training course will:

  • Help you develop your professional skills
  • Take you through the tenancy from start to finish
  • Explore the fundamentals of being and becoming a landlord.

Our team of trainers will:

  • Demonstrate their expertise and knowledge
  • Assist you in maximising your return on investments
  • Help you strengthen your business
  • Clarify what your obligations and responsibilities are as a landlord

Whether you self-manage or use a letting agent, our team of expert trainers will clue you in on everything you need to know through thought provoking discussions.

On this landlord training course, you will:

  • Have a chance to network and share real life stories
  • Look at practical advice and examples to help you avoid the pitfalls
  • Discover how to save time and money
  • Learn how to ensure you stay on the right side of the law.

At the end of this landlord training course, we will conduct an open book assessment to reinforce your understanding from the day’s course. Certification is issued on satisfactory completion*

Our landlord training course covers the main issues landlords encounter, 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 only be awarded after completing all components of this landlord training session.

Benefits of NLA accreditation include:

  • A quality mark
  • Advantageous to tenants seeking professional landlords
  • Reduced licence and HMO licence fees in some local authority areas
  • Preferential services and access to grants in some local authority areas
  • Tax deductible course fees
  • Free advertising with some 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.


Forthcoming NLA Foundation Courses

Trainer Profile

Susan Bryer has been a landlord for over 30 years and has gained a wide experience whilst managing her diverse portfolios of BTL properties. Susan became a representative in the South East for the NLA in 2007 and works in the NLA training team writing and designing the two tax courses. Susan chairs landlord forums, speaks at public events, organizes NLA branch meetings, and works with many Councils in the interest of landlords. Susan’s career started as a conveyancing solicitor, managing a conveyancing department in London.

She worked for the Law Society as an examiner/marker in property. Susan worked in Saudi Arabia for the Royal Saudi Households until 2004. Since returning, she lectures and teaches between her duties and role as an NLA Rep, which allows her to follow her passion in residential properties as a landlord.