The qualification aims to:
The qualification is on the regulated qualification framework.
You must complete the following mandatory units:
The unit aims to provide you with an understanding of ethical practice and how this applies to housing organisations and housing professionals.
The unit aims to provide you with an understanding of leadership and management styles and their role in creating organisational values and achieving organisational objectives.
The unit aims to provide you with an understanding of the role, purpose and complexity of a housing organisation in order to apply strategic thinking to the development, implementation and monitoring of a business plan.
The unit aims to provide you with an opportunity to understand the context of housing through a comparative study between the country of operation and another.
The unit aims to provide you with an understanding of the customers and partners involved in delivering a successful housing service.
The following additional unit may be taken to be eligible for CIH chartered membership:
The unit aims to give you the understanding and skills to progress at management level in housing. It does so by helping you become a more 'reflective practitioner'. It emphasises the importance of relating individual skills and performance to effectiveness of the organisation as a whole, and being proactive in your own professional development.
You can enrol onto this qualification if you:
The estimated study time is approximately 320 hours.
Qualification fees vary depending on where, how and with which centre you choose to study. Please contact your CIH approved study centre directly for further information.
CIH qualifications are delivered by our approved study centres. Centres will support you on your journey, working to the specification and the learning outcomes for each course.