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NALS Professional Development

Delivering training to NALS firms that allows you and your staff to fit your learning around your lifestyle.

Whether you are a new learner to lettings and management and want to learn the basics or you want to enhance your knowledge through a recognised qualification, the new NALS Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) will meet your requirements.

Benefits for employers

Encouraging your staff to gain a qualification or go on training courses can improve their motivation and performance at work providing them with the practical techniques to help them deal with the day to day issues they face in their work. Gaining a qualification can be used as a benchmark of achievement and enable them to become better skilled, efficient and effective in their role.

Lettings Learning Snacks

Lettings Learning Snacks (LLS) are mini online courses which take around 15 – 20 minutes to complete covering subjects such as:

  • Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreements
  • Deposits
  • Gas Appliances and Safety
  • Notice requiring Possession

Each LLS incorporates a test element on which the learner must score a minimum of  70% or more to pass. There is currently a menu of 20 LLS and learners can choose those most suitable to their role.

LLS can be purchased individually or in a block of 6 independently from the Foundation Lettings Courses.

Foundation Lettings Courses (England) and (Wales)

The NALS Foundation Lettings Courses are online courses structured to encompass Lettings Learning Snacks which are short training modules plus narrated presentations. All elements have a test at the end in which the learner must score a minimum of 70% or more.

NALS Foundation Lettings Course (England) is recognised as meeting the training requirements for firms in London who want to attain the London Rental Standard badge.

NALS Foundation Lettings Course (Wales) is an Approved Agent Training Course certified by Rent Smart Wales. That means that by completing the Foundation Lettings Course (Wales), as an agent, you would be compliant with the Rent Smart Wales licensing training requirement. This course is available to NALS and non-NALS agents. Full details can be found here.

Course Cost

Foundation Lettings Course (England) £200 +VAT (individual learner) - Discounts available for multiple learners contact for more details

Foundation Lettings Course (Wales)
For learners in NALS firms

£185 + VAT (individual learner)

2-10 learners £165 + VAT each

11+ additional learners and above
£150 + VAT each

For learners in non-NALS firms

£200 + VAT (individual learner)

2 - 10 learners £185 + VAT each

11+ additional learners
£165 + VAT each

Continuing Professional Development Courses

Continuous Professional Development Courses are online courses that take around 1 hour to complete. Each CPD course incorporates a test element on which the learner must score a minimum of 70% or more to pass. Test results are tracked by the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). Each CPD course has a Claim my Certificate section that allow learners who have passed the test and completed all the activities to claim a certificate of continuing professional development.

CPD course topics include:

  • Money Laundering
  • The Data Protection Act
  • Legionnaires disease
  • Lone working
  • Asbestos Awareness Introduction

Accredited Qualifications

NALS is proud to be an ABBE [Awarding Body for the Built Environment] Approved Centre with full authorisation to deliver ABBE lettings qualifications including:

  • ABBE L2 Certificate in Property: Residential Property Letting and Management (CertRPLM)
  • ABBE L3 Diploma in Property: Residential Property Letting and Management (DipRPLM)

Full details can be supplied on application to NALS, email us on

How do I get started?

You can create an account on the NALS Professional Development VLE and select the courses you want.

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