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A thirst to get qualified at the Propertymark Wales National Conference

18 October 2019

With so much change for agents in Wales in 2019, the delegates at the Propertymark Wales National Conference heard a legislative reminder on anti-money laundering, referral fees and the regulation of the industry. Read More...

London letting agents guilty of money laundering

18 October 2019

Three London agents have received suspended sentences after pleading guilty to fraud following an investigation made by the National Trading Standards eCrime Team. Read More...

Homeowners more than £350k better off than private renters over 30 years

18 October 2019

The average homeowner in the UK could be £352,500 better off than the average private renter over the next 30 years, new research from the Intermediary Mortgage Lenders Association (IMLA) says. Read More...

Landlord fined £25k for unlicensed properties

18 October 2019

A buy-to-let landlord in Nottingham was convicted of nine offences of failing to license properties under the Selective Licensing scheme at Nottingham Magistrates’ Court. Read More...

Online cyber security training

Friday 21 June 2019

The Government worked with leading industry partners to develop free courses to help all businesses understand online threats and how to protect business data, money and reputation.

Small and Medium-Sized Organisations

Top Tips for Staff - This module helps you and your staff understand why cyber security is important and shows how to take practical steps to protect against fraud and cybercrime. It’s totally free, easy-to-use and takes less than 30 minutes to complete. More info.

Procurement Professionals

The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) helped develop this course which explains the relevance of cyber security in the procurement and supply chain function and why it is important to take it seriously. You can claim CPD points for completing it. More info.

Cyber Incident Response

Exercise in a Box is a new online tool from the National Cyber Security Centre which helps organisations test and practise their response to a cyber-attack. It is completely free, and you don’t have to be an expert to use it.

Further information

For more information on cyber security and how to protect your business online, visit the guidance for business page.

Propertymark resources

ARLA Propertymark have a variety of compliance online training sessions for both members and non-members to reap the benefits. These include:

  • Information Security
  • Preventing a Data Breach
  • Fraud Awareness
  • Protecting Data (GDPR)

View online courses

ARLA Propertymark members also have access to various GDPR bitesize guides including:

  • Help with writing privacy notices
  • Mapping the customers journey
  • Factsheet highlighting the changes caused by GDPR
  • Checklist of 10 items that will help you get started with your GDPR plan

To download them, log in to the members area below.

Members area