Staff Gain Training Qualification

News at Harrison-Lavers & Potbury's | 15/06/2018


Leading local estate agents Harrison Lavers & Potbury’s is celebrating an exceptional achievement after all Sales and Admin staff succeeded in gaining a professional estate agency qualification that is approved by Trading Standards.


After completing the necessary training, they have been granted the title of Associate Members of The Guild of Property Professionals – the UK’s most prestigious network of independent agents to which Harrison Lavers & Potbury’sis delighted to count itself as the exclusive member in Sidmouth. Each office is carefully selected on the basis of its professionalism and commitment to highest standards of customer service.


The associate scheme features 40 modules of key estate agency knowledge, from current legislation to sales techniques. 


Congratulating his staff on their achievement, Jay Thorne, Director, said: “We have always been proud to belong to The Guild, which represents the highest standards in independent estate agency. Now, through their individual efforts in successfully gaining Guild Associate status, which recognises their knowledge, skills and professional competence, we know we have the best-trained team in Sidmouth.”


Iain McKenzie, CEO at The Guild of Property Professionals says, “Trust and confidence is one of the four pillars of strength within the Guild. We strongly recommend that anyone selling their home uses a Guild Member with the associate scheme accreditation.”


When instructing an estate agent to sell your home, it is crucial that you have trust and confidence in their professional abilities. Following its success in achieving Guild qualifications, Harrison Lavers & Potbury’s is now, more than ever, fully equipped to guide you on your journey through the property market.


 For more information, please contact us on either 01395 516633 or email