Tenancy Basics:

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This course is designed to teach you about the rights and responsibilities of tenants and landlords in residential tenancies in British Columbia. The course details the proper procedures to follow at the beginning, during and at the end of a tenancy. ~2.5 hours
Module 1 Overview
Unit 1 Welcome  
Unit 2 Prior Knowledge Quiz  
Unit 3 Residential Tenancy Branch  
Unit 4 The Residential Tenancy Act  
Unit 5 QUIZ  
Module 2 Starting a Tenancy
Unit 1 Tenancy Responsibilities  
Unit 2 Tenancy Agreement  
Unit 3 Types of Tenancies  
Unit 4 Security and Pet Deposits  
Unit 5 Condition Inspection  
Unit 6 QUIZ  
Module 3 Rent and Repairs
Unit 1 Paying Rent  
Unit 2 Rent Increase  
Unit 3 Repairs  
Unit 4 Ending or Changing a Non-Essential Service  
Unit 5 QUIZ  
Module 4 Other Rights and Responsibilities
Unit 1 Landlord Accessing Unit  
Unit 2 Subletting or Assignment  
Unit 3 QUIZ  
Module 5 How a Tenancy Could End
Unit 1 Tenant Ending a Tenancy  
Unit 2 Receiving an Eviction Notice  
Unit 3 Serving Notices  
Unit 4 Moving Out  
Unit 5 QUIZ  
Module 6 Special Circumstances
Unit 1 Death and Frustrated Tenancy  
Unit 2 Abandonment and Foreclosure  
Unit 3 Family Violence and Long Term Care  
Unit 4 Tenant Refusing to Leave  
Unit 5 QUIZ  
Module 7 Dispute Resolution
Unit 1 Dispute Resolution  
Unit 2 Tenancy Hearing  
Unit 3 Review Consideration  
Unit 4 QUIZ  
Module 8 Review
Unit 1 Tenancy Review  
Unit 2 QUIZ  
Unit 3 Thank You  

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Tenancy Basics – Jul 05, 2023
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