Find and Keep Housing!
This course is designed to help tenants succeed in their tenancy. It teaches important skills to build tenancy knowledge and confidence to find and keep housing.
- Paying your rent, peaceful enjoyment, and looking after your home
- Tenant rights and responsibilities
- Landlord expectations and responsibilities
- Effective communication skills
- Budgeting and planning for housing expenses
- Maintenance do’s and don’t’s
- Safety and pests
Your Housing Needs and Budget
Discover what your housing wants and needs are, and how to find a home that meets your needs. How to manage your money in order to afford housing and pay your rent on time.
Be Application Ready
During your RentSmart certification, we help you to become housing ‘application-ready’.
Your Rights and Responsibilities
You’ll learn your legal rights and responsibilities, and your landlord’s – and how the law protects both tenants and landlords. Bonus! You'll learn effective communication skills to help your tenancy be conflict-free.
Improve Your Relationship With Current and Future Landlords
RentSmart certification creates empowered tenants who understand their rights and responsibilities, communicate effectively with landlords, neighbours and roommates, budget to maintain their housing and look after their home.