Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) Level 4 Certificate and Level 5 Diploma in Housing - City of Glasgow College



Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) Level 4 Certificate and Level 5 Diploma in Housing

City of Glasgow College invites housing specialists to further their professional development.

The Chartered Institute of Housing Level 4 Certificate and Level 5 Diploma will give housing professionals a comprehensive understanding of housing practice, including policy, law, professional practice and ethics. Both qualifications provide learners with the underpinning knowledge of housing management which can be applied directly to their role.

The CIH Level 4 Certificate comprises of four mandatory units along with two optional units. Mandatory units include: Financing for Housing, Housing Law, Housing Policy and Professional Practice Skills for Housing. This programme will enhance learners’ knowledge of the housing sector and offers a clear progression route to the Level 5 Diploma.

The CIH Level 5 Diploma includes five mandatory units: Ethical Practice in Housing, Leadership and Management in Housing, Strategic and Business Planning for Housing Organisations, Housing in Context, and Managing Relationships in Housing. Upon completion of an additional unit, Professional Practice Skills for Housing, learners can obtain CIH chartered member status.

Who is it for?

These qualifications are for experienced housing professionals looking to move into a supervisory or management position or those at management or supervisory level looking to enhance their qualifications.

Costs: Each level costs £1625 per candidate, next start date for both the CIH Level 4 and CIH Level 5 is 18th September 2020.

To secure your place on the course please apply on line at: https://www.cityofglasgowcollege.ac.uk/courses/cih-level-4-certificate-housing-fc-2020-09-18 https://www.cityofglasgowcollege.ac.uk/courses/cih-level-5-diploma-housing-fc-2020-09-18

Delivery mode: Each level will take 36 weeks to complete.

Both qualifications are offered as online courses. The course is delivered through the Colleges virtual learning platform- My City. The e-learning element of this course will comprise of structured lessons, activities, additional reading, reflective exercises and assessments. These will deliver topic based programmes run by experienced lecturers and housing practitioners, supported by specialist guest speakers.

For further information:

April Walker April.walker@cityofglasgowcollege.ac.uk