Lettings refresher (virtual training)

This course is split into three parts. Part one covers the basics of landlord and tenant law with a focus on landlords. Part two moves into your resposibilities with regards tenants and part three finishes with tenancy agreements and serving notices.

Part one:

  • Terms of Business
  • Common law duty of agent and agent's authority
  • Change of landlord (death/sale)
  • Energy efficiency regulations
  • Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations
  • Money Laundering Act 2018

Part two:

  • Tenant Fees Act
  • Discrimination
  • Right to Rent
  • Permitted Occupiers
  • GDPR
  • Looking after your own safety
  • Death and abandonment
  • Safety requirements

Part three:

  • Setting up tenancy agreements
  • Bringing tenancies to an end
  • Serving of notices
  • Breach of tenancy and grounds for possession
  • New provisions around notices due to coronavirus

We recommend attending all three sessions so you don't miss out on any information.

Lettings Refresher (Virtual Classroom)

  • Part one - Thursday 20th August 2020 10:30 - 12:00
    Spaces available
    Member Price: £45.00 (+VAT)
    Non-member price: £60.00 (+VAT)
  • Part two - Thursday 20th August 2020 14:00 - 15:30
    Spaces available
    Member Price: £45.00 (+VAT)
    Non-member price: £60.00 (+VAT)
  • Part three - Friday 21st August 2020 10:30 - 12:00
    Spaces available
    Member Price: £45.00 (+VAT)
    Non-member price: £60.00 (+VAT)

Meet the trainer

Penny Schofield

Penny Schofield

Penny set up and ran her own lettings agency for ten years before concentrating on providing comprehensive training for letting agents throughout the country. As a former Prosecutor, she is a solicitor advocate with an in-depth background in landlord and tenant law.

Penny has worked for the Home Office developing their Anti-Social Behaviour Policy (ASB) and joined their task force to promote new ASB legislation amongst both the private sector and social housing. She has been a Propertymark trainer for over 16 years.