Classroom Training & Online Webinars
The majority of our agency start-ups find that our business package, combined with our free telephone and email support and updates, is more than adequate to set up and trade successfully as a new agent.
However as you become more experienced, you or new staff members may wish to take advantage of further and more specialised training in the form of classroom courses, online webinars, and more.
For this reason we have an exclusive arrangement with experts “Training for Professionals”, which enables Southcourt Property agents to benefit from attractive discounts on classroom courses, in-house courses, and online webinars.
Thanks to an exclusive arrangement with our associates ‘Training for Professionals’, Southcourt Property agents can benefit from a 12.5% discount on classroom day and half day courses and online webinars.
Courses are held at various locations, so you will not need to travel far. Venues include Exeter, Heathrow, Norwich, Sevenoaks, Waltham Abbey, Winchester, Cambridge, Birmingham, Newcastle, York, Bristol, Nottingham, Manchester, and Central London.
Keys subjects covered include –
Basic Law For Property
This course is designed as a primer for new letting agents, and is also suitable as a refresher for existing agents, covering all they need to understand about the laws that apply to residential lettings.
A course intended to build on knowledge acquired from the Basic Law for Lettings course and providing more comprehensive and in-depth coverage of many important legal and practical aspects.
Inventories, Deposits, Disputes
Examining several key subjects including what makes a good inventory, check in/out procedures, handling deposits, safety issues, duty of care, dispute resolution, damage and wear and tear, terms of business and more.
End of Tenancy Management
Comprehensively covering ALL end of tenancy matters, from correct service of a section 21 notice, check outs, notice to quit, abandonment, surrender, to deposit adjudications.
A practical course using real forms and covering all letting agents need to know about the two main types of possession proceedings – Accelerated Possession Proceedings and Open Course Proceedings.
This course will provide you with detailed knowledge on the important subject of HMOs, from clarification on what actually constitutes an HMO to the current legislation surrounding their management.
Webinars (Online Training)
Pre-recorded webinars may be watched at anytime, and are a convenient and popular way of learning. Each is at least 1 hour long and the subjects covered include the following key areas:
- Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Regs 2015
- Money Laundering Regulations
- Right to Rent (Immigration Act 2014)
- New Section 21 Rules
- HMO Licensing & Selective Licensing
- Hidden Fees – Law of Agency
- Legionella Risk Management
- Consumer Contracts Regulations
- Contractors and Health & Safety
- Rent Increases