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Tenancy Skills

NCHA delivers an accredited Pre-Tenancy Skills award for people who may be thinking of renting a home for the first time. The award is accredited by the National Open College Network (NOCN) and is currently open to NCHA service-users only.

The award develops people’s knowledge and skills in finding and applying for housing and then maintaining a tenancy.

NCHA service users who are interested in this programme should please speak to their support worker or contact Chris Ounsworth on

Free resources

We have made the learning materials for the course available to anyone who may want to use them, whether you are thinking of renting a home or are already a tenant. You may find the information useful, particularly the checklist for viewing a property in the How to Choose a Suitable Property document. Just click on the ones you're interested in below.