Please note: All MAS funding has now been allocated, but if you complete an application form, you will be added to a waiting list and if a free place is cancelled, we will allocate it to the next person on the list. We will update this page should further funding become available.
Free training for MAS-funded advisers
Thanks to a grant from the Money Advice Trust, advisers in Money Advice Service-funded organisations can attend selected IMA courses for free.
Who is eligible?
Advisers giving money advice in organisations funded by MAS as part of the Face to Face Debt Advice Project.
Places are available for bookings received from 26 July 2017 on a first come, first served basis.
What course places can you book for free?
Only the following courses are available, either by booking onto a scheduled course, by booking an on-demand course in your area, or by asking us to run a course at your place.
- Bankruptcy: the Tricky Bits
- Challenging Interest and Charges
- Charging Orders
- Coping with Council Tax
- DRO: Law and Theory
- FCA Compliance and Quality of Advice
- Money Advice Legal Update
- Preparing Cases for Court
- Rent Possession Proceedings: Defences and Tactics
- Sub-Prime Lending
- Supervising Money Advice
- Understanding and Managing Stress at Work
- Unfair Relationships Under the CCA 1974
- Using the FCA Handbook
- Vulnerability, Mental Health and Debt
Course dates are listed here
How do I book the free training?
Just complete the booking form as normal and tick the box indicating ‘MAS Face to Face Debt Advice Project’.
We will email you for permission to share details about your booking with the funders, which is essential for us to obtain the funding.
If you don’t give us your permission, you will not be booked onto the free training course.
Can we book free in-house training?
Each of the 14 MASDAP organisations can additionally book one in-house training session. Contact email@example.com to request the course you want from the above list.