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 Calendar, 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

  • Wiseradviser: Court Action for Enforcement of Judgements Office

    24 October 2019 - 10:00

    This course will equip money advisers with knowledge of the process for enforcing a debt. This is a specialist level training course and is primarily aimed at developing the skills and knowledge of a ‘skilled’ money adviser. This course is designed to build upon knowledge gained in the Debts...
  • Wiseradviser: Understanding Debts & Courts in Northern Ireland

    02 December 2019 - 10:00

    This skilled level course will enable you to understand the structures, jurisdiction, and procedures of courts in NI in relation to debt cases and bring this to life with a court visit. Whilst this course is not part of the MAS accredited cluster. It is a pre-requisite for Skills for Effective...