NFoPP Awarding Body is a sister organisation to ARLA and offers specialist, regulated property qualifications. NFoPP Awarding Body qualifications can be completed flexibly through home or supported study and meet the requirements to join ARLA. Qualifications are nationally recognised by employers and recruiters so are the perfect starting place to becoming a residential letting agent or advancing your career.


The following introductory qualification is ideal for candidates who wish to enter the industry, have little or no experience and do not hold a qualification of a higher standard within residential lettings.

Employees will be eligible for ARLA membership with this qualification, however Principals, Partners or Directors will need to obtain the Technical Award.


Ideal for candidates who have experience and want to improve their existing knowledge. There is no requirement to hold the Award in Introduction to Residential Property Management Practice in order to undertake this qualification.


To help you progress your career this exciting qualification is that next step after achieving the Technical Award in Residential Letting and Property Management.

You must have achieved the Technical Award in order to undertake this qualification, which is accepted for the ARLA Fellow grade. 

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NFoPP Awards 2016

NFoPP Awarding Body holds an annual awards ceremony celebrating the hard work and dedication of people that have completed a property qualification.

The 2016 event was their biggest yet with three new awards added to the line-up to recognise new talent entering the industry and the employers that encourage staff development through NFoPP Awarding Body qualifications.

Sharon Smart

The winners were announced 13 May, awarding Sharon Smart Student of the Year and Trudi Netherwood Lettings Candidate of the Year.

To learn more about the awards and see the other winners please visit NFoPP Awarding Body.

The NFoPP Awarding Body is regulated by Ofqual and the qualifications offered are approved and regulated by Ofqual and will attribute all learners with credits within the Qualifications Credit Framework (QCF).