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The Chartered Institute of Housing is the independent voice for housing and the home of professional standards

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We offer qualifications that you can study online or with CIH in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland or the Republic of Ireland - or we can create a tailored programme and deliver it in-house at your organisation. Find the course for you below.

You can also find a centre if you’d prefer to study through an approved centre near you.

introductory icon  Level 2 - Introductory: Housing courses that are open to everyone.

practitioner colour  Level 3 - Frontline and practitioner: Courses focusing on housing practice for people already working in the sector.

skilled practitioner  Level 4 - Skilled practitioner: Courses providing more in-depth insight into housing policy and theory, for people who want to broaden their understanding of the sector.

senior and professional icon  Level 5+ - Senior and professional: Advanced courses for housing professionals at undergraduate and postgraduate levels

Looking for your route to CIH chartered membership? Find a route to suit you

Once you’ve decided which level you want to study at, use the course finder tool below. Choose your location from the drop-down list (e.g. Scotland), then click the tab of the level you’re interested in and click ‘submit’. All of the courses available will now appear – click on the one you’re interested in for more information and to book your place.

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CIH Level 2 Award in Letting & Managing Residential Property - September 

Online learning starting September

CIH Level 2 Award in Letting and Managing Residential Property - June 

Online learning starting June

CIH Level 2 Certificate in Housing Maintenance - July 

Online course starting July

CIH Level 2 Certificate in Housing Practice - July 

Online course starting July 2018

Learning to Let - Ballyclare 

This course takes place at Ballyclare (Venue TBC) on the following dates:

06 September 2018
04 November 2018
01 November 2018

Learning to Let - Belfast 

This course takes place at CIH Belfast on the following dates:

  • 05 September 2018
  • 03 October 2018
  • 31 October 2018

Learning to Let - Lisburn 

This course takes place at Lagan Valley Civic Centre, Lisburn on the following dates:

  • 12 September 2018
  • 10 October 2018
  • 07 November 2018

Level 2 Housing Maintenance - November 

Online course staring November 2018

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CIH Level 4 Certificate in Housing - July 

Online course starting July 2018

CIH Level 4 Certificate in Housing - September 

Online course starting September


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Can't find the course you're looking for?

We have a network of approved centres across the UK that also deliver CIH courses, and we validate some housing and property management related courses offered by a variety of universities and colleges.

Visit our awarding organisation site to find an approved centre near you

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