Association of Residential Letting Agents ARLA Qualifications

ARLA, The Association of Residential Letting AgentsThe Association of Residential Letting Agents ARLA Qualifications are nationally recognised by employers and recruiters so are the perfect starting place to becoming a residential letting agent or advancing your career.

If wish to enter the industry, have little or no experience and do not hold a qualification of a higher standard within residential lettings, you will need:

Employees will be eligible for ARLA membership with this qualification, however, Principals, Partners or Directors will need to obtain the following Technical Award.


The NFOPP TECHNICAL AWARD, instead, is ideal for candidates who have experience and want to improve their existing knowledge. There is no requirement to hold the Award in Introduction to Residential Property Management Practice in order to undertake this qualification.

If you have achieved the Technical Award, the next step to help you progress your career is accepted for the ARLA Fellow grade, proving your dedication to the highest standards within the letting industry:

Level 4 Certificate in Residential Letting & Property Management (England and Wales)

And if your skills, experience and/or interest are in lettings’ world, then check here all the newest lettings negotiator jobs and lettings manager jobs!