In this course, students examine the law and procedures relevant to the relationship of creditor and debtor that may arise in a variety of situations. Students are introduced to debt collection procedures including Small Claims Court actions, enforcing court orders and the general principles of bankruptcy law. Students also examine residential landlord and tenant rights and responsibilities, and relevant ethical issues. Students prepare various documents required to assist parties in protecting and enforcing their claims, and work with Landlord and Tenant Board forms.
Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.