The objective of this qualification is to provide a flexible qualification that is capable of meeting the needs of a variety of tenants and residents participating in local and community housing.

What will you learn?

This qualification aims to:

  • provide residents with the skills and knowledge that they require to be actively involved in their housing and community
  • prepare learners for further study in housing related qualifications at level 2 and 3.

To achieve the full qualification you are required to pass three units.

You may also achieve a specialist pathway in the following:

  • Community action
  • Tenants and residents associations
  • Resident scrutiny

Who is this qualification for?

It is not necessary to have any previous knowledge or experience in housing or resident involvement. If you are active in housing and/or your community this qualification is the right choice for you.

How long does it take?

The estimated study time is approximately 30 hours.

How much does it cost?

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.

Choose how you study

Please contact us to find out how to study this qualification or if you have any queries. Email us at or call us on 024 7685 1700.

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