Debt and Money Advice Training

Advice NI is the leading provider of Debt and Money Advice training in Northern Ireland delivering over 40 courses in the subject area annually.

About Our Wiseradviser Training

Advice NI develop and deliver the Wiseradviser training programme in Northern Ireland at generalist, skilled and specialist levels. Wiseradviser is part of a UK wide training programme funded by the Money Advice Trust. It is of benefit to anyone working with people facing financial difficulty. We offer a selection of over 40 Wiseradviser courses in NI via face-to-face and e-learning routes. 

Advice NI has received a National Training Award for its provision of Wiseradviser training. We are currently working towards the Skillsmark Quality Mark Accreditation for all of our Wiseradviser courses. In 2015 we achieved the Money Advice Service Quality Framework Accreditation for Individuals Accreditation for various Wiseradviser NI learning pathways. We have achieved this for Initial Contact & Support Work, Advice Work, Casework/Specialist and Court Representation Debt Activity Sets enabling individuals to meet sector standards within these.  

Wiseradviser NI MAS Accredited Learning Pathways

Almost all of our Wiseradviser courses are accredited with OCNNI from Levels 2 to 4. Therefore learners can achieve Awarding Body Accreditation and certification for various courses and/or course clusters. For further information about our Wiseradviser training including who should attend, application, accreditation and fees please see our Training Brochure, visit the Wiseradviser website or contact wiseradviser@adviceni.net.

Other Debt Advice Training

We offer off the shelf courses in the following areas of Money and Debt Advice which can be delivered on a bespoke basis:
Course Title Course Length
Identifying and Managing Tenant Debt 1 Day Course
Dealing with Vulnerable Customers 1 Day Course

Click here for further information about our bespoke training.

Money Management Training

In addition to our Debt and Money Advice training we have a range of training in the area of Money Management, including budgeting skills, income maximization, borrowing, and managing money in the home. For further information see the Money Management Training section.

Vocational Training in Money and Debt

The Legal Advice qualifications offered by Advice NI include units on ‘Providing Initial Money and Debt Legal Advice’ and ‘Providing Legal Advice and Casework in the Areas of Money and Debt’ which can be studied within the full qualifications or as standalone units. See our Vocational Qualifications section.

For further information contact training@adviceni.net

Debt and Money Advice Training

  • Good Practice: Providing High Quality Debt Advice

    04 October 2017 - 09:30

    This course is designed for advisers dealing with debt at all levels, who want to provide a high quality, effective and measurable debt advice service. It provides an opportunity to explore key factors to promote good practice in dealing with debt cases which includes; cases management, referrals...
  • Budgeting Skills and Tools for Debt Advisers

    18 October 2017 - 09:30

    This generalist level course will provide you with an understanding of budgeting skills including: what budgeting is, why budgeting is important, assessing a situation including essential and nonessential expenditure, how to budget, budgeting tips and common budgeting tools. It is linked to the e-...
  • Debt Relief Orders: Approved Intermediaries & Complex Cases

    13 November 2017 - 09:30

    This skilled level course follows on from pre-course materials available on www.wiseradviser.org. The course is only relevant to those who are training as an Intermediary with an approved Debt Relief Order Competent Authority and those who have done so. In this workshop you will review case-studies...
  • Tailoring Advice: Strategies and Options for Dealing with Debt

    04 December 2017 - 09:30

    This skilled level course goes through tried and tested strategies which will support you to work with clients in line with Codes of Practice and guidelines. It is accredited with OCNNI at Level 3. This is a core course for those seeking MAS accreditation at Advice Work or above.
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