Business Rates Course

Introduction to Business Rates Training

Delivered Live Online

Course dates

Available on demand


1 day course


Delivered live online by a trainer


£1,295 plus VAT for up to 12 delegates

Introduction to Business Rates

Learn the fundamentals of business rates legislation and administrative best practice – from valuing properties, through billing the liable ratepayer, collecting money owed and enforcing the debt.

What will I learn?

By the end of this Introduction to Business Rates overview course, you will understand:

  • How properties are assessed and valued
  • How to identify the liable ratepayer
  • How to apply reliefs, reductions and exemptions
  • How the billing process works
  • How debts are enforced
  • The statutory processes and procedures

This Introduction to Business Rates overview live online course is available as a scheduled course or on demand for your organisation only.

Who should take this course?

This course is perfect as an overview for new starters or as a basic refresher for existing staff.

How it's delivered: 

This course is delivered ‘live on-line’ with a trainer and can be accessed via a PC, Mac or Tablet. With live online, you can interact, ask questions and practice new skills – all without leaving your desk! Perfect for dispersed teams working from home.  


Please get in touch for a quote if you'd like to book a live online course date for your organisation only.

Introduction to Business Rates Course Content

  • The key legislation
  • Valuation of properties
  • Liability for business rates
  • Applying exemptions, reductions and reliefs
  • Billing, payment and collection
  • Overview of enforcement

Latest feedback:

"This course was very well organised and easy to join."

" The trainer certainly knows his stuff and made everything so easy to understand!"

" The trainer always checked if we had any questions/comments"

" Although online, the course was clear and concise and was pitched at just at the right level!"

" Knowing it's a dry subject the course was interesting, at the correct level and with the right amount of exercises / interaction. Many thanks."