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

  • Individual Voluntary Arrangements: The Essential Guide

    08 May 2017 - 09:30

    This skilled level course will provide you with the ability to identify when an Individual Voluntary Arrangement (IVA) is appropriate. It will explain the IVA procedures and enable you to make appropriate referrals to Insolvency Practitioners. This course is a module of the Insolvency Options...
  • Understanding Debt Liability

    17 May 2017 - 09:30

    This skilled level course will look at liability for debt in different circumstances and in different relationships. It will include assets and liabilities when entering or leaving (dissolution/divorce) a marriage or civil partnership, impacts on partners or family members in the event of death,...
  • Tailoring Advice: Strategies and Options for Dealing with Debt

    24 May 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.
  • Introduction to Providing Debt Advice

    19 June 2017 - 09:30

    This generalist level course is accredited with OCNNI at Level 3. It will help you understand the basic principles of money advice; explore the nature and extent of a debt problem and how to check your client’s liability.This course (or equivalent) is a prerequisite for attending other wiseradviser...
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Monday, 8 February 2016 - 11:19pm