Pound icon 150 - 2500 + VAT

Calendar iconAny date

Location iconUK

Module Leader: Jonathan Cripwell


This informative and training session has been created to provide landlords and their managing agents with a solid understanding of the key aspects of landlord and tenant law that impact upon the management of a residential property.

Module aims

This module aims to provide participants with:

  • the knowledge and understanding needed to deal with a range of issues including:
    • rent arrears recovery;
    • dealing with problem tenants;
    • ending a tenancy;
    • tenant’s belongings;
    • avoiding claims.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this module, participants will:

  • understand the key concepts relating to assured shorthold tenancies;
  • be able utilise their newly gained knowledge of landlord and tenant law to assist in the effective running of residential property;
  • understand and appreciate the risks associated with dealing with tenants and the steps that can be taken to minimise the risk of claims; and
  • understand the steps that need to be taken to effectively recover arrears and recover possession.

Landlord and Tenant training for residential landlords and their agents:  Course Agenda

09:30 – 10:00   Coffee and Registration
10:00 – 10:05  Introduction to the day
10:05 – 10:35 Creating an assured shorthold tenancy (AST)
  • What is an AST?
  • Tenancy terms
  • Legal requirements and prescribed information
  • Deposits
  • Guarantees
10:35 – 11:15   Group exercise
11:15 – 11:30  Coffee Break
11:30 – 12:00 Ending a tenancy early using S8 of the Housing Act 1988
  • Grounds for possession;
  • drafting and serving notices
  • The court process
12:00 – 12:45 Group Exercise
12:45 – 13:30  Lunch
13:30 – 14:00 Ending a tenancy at the end of the term
14:00 – 14:45 Group Exercise
14:45 – 15:00  Coffee Break
15:00 – 15:30 Practical tips for avoiding claims:
  • Has the tenant vacated?
  • Protection from Eviction Act 1977 and claims for damages for unlawful eviction.
  • Dealing with tenant’s belongings.
15:30 – 16:00 Questions and recap of the day

The Cost

Our standard charge is £250 plus VAT per delegate for a full day course, if it is being held at our premises or a venue close to our offices.  In addition, we do offer three for the price of two rates.

For a half-day course, our fees are £150 plus VAT per delegate.

Should you require the course to be held in-house at your premises, then the fee would be £2,000 plus VAT for up to 12 attendees.  Should your premises fall outside of a 50-mile radius from any of our Yorkshire offices,  then the fee would be £2500 plus VAT plus travel, travel time and hotel costs.

For a half-day course, our fee would be £1250 or £1500 plus travel and travel time costs.

If you are interested in reserving a place, please contact Heather McDermott.

Get In Touch Today!

Get In Touch Today!

Please complete this form to make an enquiry and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

Remember you can still call us on 0333 323 5292 or email us at law@luptonfawcett.law

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.