Local Government

Preventing mortgage arrears is a significant challenge for Local Authority housing managers and staff for those who have purchased their homes, and received loans to do so from the Local Authority.  This course will look at effective ways of dealing with these problems and at promoting good practice in this area.

This course is offered as part of the National Housing Training & Development Programme [NHTDP].  See NHTDP details here.

Preventing and Combating Mortgage Arrears

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Commences

Dates to be confirmed Bookings for this course close one week in advance of start date.

Duration

One Day

Fees & Enrolment

Fee: The cost of this one-day course is €250 per person.  Fee includes course materials, lunch and refreshments.

Booking: Bookings must be received in writing using a booking form or the online booking option (see below).

All bookings will be confirmed via email. Please send completed booking forms to:

Central Bookings Office
Institute of Public Administration
57-61 Lansdowne Road, Dublin D04 TC62
Tel: (01) 240 3666 | Fax: (01) 668 9135
Email: training@ipa.ie

All IPA courses are subject to minimum participant numbers.

Cancellation Policy: Please note, that in the event of a cancellation less than 48 working hours before the commencement of a course, a 15% cancellation fee will be charged.  Cancellation fee will also apply to non-arrivals on the day.

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The Programme

Preventing mortgage arrears is a significant challenge for Local Authority housing managers and staff for those who have purchased their homes, and received loans to do so from the Local Authority.  This course will look at effective ways of dealing with these problems and at promoting good practice in this area.

This course is offered as part of the National Housing Training & Development Programme .  See NHTDP details here.

Who is this for?

This one-day Preventing and Combating Mortgage Arrears training course will be of particular interest to all those working in the Housing and Finance sections of Local Authorities including: Loans Administration staff; Revenue Collectors and Counter staff.

Course Content

The topics covered on this one-day course include:

  • Local Government Housing Loan Provision
    • Legislation and Practice, Acts and Regulations
    • Code of Conduct for Management of Arrears
  • Loan Approval / Applications
    • Principles of “Prudent Loan” Management
    • Reasons to be cautious in lending practices
    • Loan Application – What’s required, assessing applications
    • Local Authority Credit Committees
  • Managing Loan Accounts
    •  Loan Management Systems
    •  Collection Methods & Systems
  • Loan Arrears
    • Dealing with Arrears
  • Mortgage Arrears Resolution Process
    • Communications Policy on Loan Accounts in Arrears
    • Borrowers Obligations
    • Financial Assessment
    • M.A.R.P. – Solutions
  • Case Studies
  • Concerns for Local Authorities – Long Term Management

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