The objective of this qualification is to provide you with the technical knowledge and understanding across a generalist range of housing practice at an operational level.

What will I learn?

You must achieve a minimum of 13 credits in order to be awarded the qualification, from one mandatory unit and three optional units.

The mandatory unit:

  •   Professional practice skills for housing

For detail of the optional units available see page four of the qualification specification.

The qualification explores core areas of housing management and supports the development of your personal growth and engagement in learning and housing.

On achievement of this qualification you will:

  • have the knowledge and skills required to operate effectively in a frontline capacity in the housing sector
  • be prepared for further study and progression to level 3 and potentially level 4 housing qualifications

Who can apply to study for this qualification?

You can enrol onto this qualification if you:

  • are working in a frontline capacity in a wide range of housing and housing related roles
  • already have a level 2 qualification and/or experience of working in housing
  • are working or resident in the UK and Ireland

Choose how you study

Our approved study centres are fully equipped to deliver CIH qualifications. Centres will support you on your journey, working to the specification and the learning outcomes for each course. Courses can be offered on a part-time, full-time, blended or via online learning.

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