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The essentials: accessing social housing

  • Social tenants
  • Social rented sector

Support your clients through the application process for their social rented tenancy.

Voluntary and Community from £77.00 / £64.00

Public and Statutory from £138.00 / £115.00

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Event details


Online, via Zoom



10:00am to 1:00pm

This course will help you to help your clients access social housing for the first time and move through the Selection Scheme process to gain a social home. In this entry level course, you will find out how to maximise client points & offer them the best outcome in their application process.

What we will cover

  • the Selection Scheme, including recent & upcoming changes
  • how the NIHE will assess homelessness
  • the legislation affecting social housing
  • points maximisation
  • recent/ ongoing changes to the allocations system

Who should attend?

  • housing advisers
  • community / residents groups
  • benefits advisers
  • constituency offices staff
  • social and hostel accommodation providers