CIH Level 4 Certificate In Housing

Course Content

This one-year vocational qualification is comparable to the first year of study of an undergraduate programme. The course provides individuals with technical knowledge and understanding across a broad range of housing practices at a management level.

There are four mandatory units: Professional Practice Skills for Housing, Housing Policy, Housing Law, and Financing for Housing. Learners then choose two optional units: Housing Need, Demand & Supply; Managing People & Change; Delivering Housing Support Services for Health & Wellbeing; and Housing Management Services.

This course has 3 intakes per session in August, January and May.

Entry Requirements

This course is suitable for applicants who have completed one of the following: CIH Level 3 Certificate in Housing Practice or CIH Level 3 Diploma in Housing, or equivalent. A background in housing is essential but candidates with relevant experience of housing and housing-related sectors will be considered.

Method of Assessment

Learners will have access to online course materials, together with online tutorials scheduled for each module and tutor support throughout the course.

Future Prospects

This course enables learners to progress to the CIH Level 5 Diploma in Housing which on successful completion leads to CIH Chartered Membership status.

Course Overview
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    Work-based/Flexible Learning

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

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  • All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.
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