Comprehensive Training

At Countrywide we place an exceptionally high value on the training we provide to all our Estate Planning Consultants, which includes Solicitors, Chartered Accountants, existing Will Writers and Financial Advisers. 

All of our training is certificated and will count towards any Continuous Professional Development.

Countrywide Estate Planning Foundation Course PART 1

Will Writing, Estate Planning and LPA Drafting (2 Day)

This course introduces Will Writing and discusses in detail the use of Will-based trusts. It outlines the use of Discretionary Trusts, Pilot Trusts and Asset Protection Trusts. On completion of this course you can confidently advise, explain and utilise Trusts, enabling you to provide a bespoke Estate Planning service to suit your client’s individual needs.

The course provides a practical introduction to making Lasting Powers of Attorney, identifying the parties involved. Registering LPA’s, drafting restrictions, together with avoiding errors.

£230 + VAT for Part one (two days)

Countrywide Estate Planning Foundation Course PART 2

The definitive guide to Trusts and Taxation of Trusts (1 Day)

Part 2 of the Countrywide Estate Planning Foundation Course should be completed within three months of attending Part 1. In order to benefit you and your business, we would strongly recommend that you do not attend the course until you have undertaken your first Instruction.

This course provides a definitive guide to Trusts, looking in detail at the different types of Trust and the most appropriate trust tailored to your client’s needs, securing their financial future and protecting the interests of their beneficiaries.

£75 + VAT if booked at the same time as Part 1, otherwise £115 + VAT


If you are a Countrywide Member, you can also benefit from a discount on our further courses.

Planning for Corporate and High Net Worth Clients (2 Day)

This 2 Day course has been developed by our team of experts to help you respond to the ever increasing complexity of high net worth client’s affairs. This course will show you how to develop bespoke planning solutions to your clients individual circumstance, safeguarding their wealth for future generations. 

Day 1 consists of using allowances in Trust planning, post death planning, BPR & APR, Planning for non-domiciles and case studies.

Day 2 consists of IHT/CGT planning, QNUPs, Life Assurance Trusts, Pension planning, Investment bonds and case studies.

£75 + VAT per day for Members, £115 + VAT per day for non-Members

Supermen Webinars

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Our training is not limited to only courses. Each month Countrywide run a free webinar where our experts discuss a topic subject and you can ask them any questions you might have. These webinars may be based on new legislation changes or it may focus on a particular type of planning. We would strongly recommend you attend all of our Supermen webinars. They are the best way to keep your knowledge up to date, as well as learning something new and identifying further opportunities.

Our webinars are viewed by hundreds of advisors, including Solicitors, Accountants, Mortgage Advisors, IFA’s and Will Writers.Topics which we have covered in the past include Asset Protection Trusts, Residence Nil Rate Band, Planning for Buy to Lets, Pension Death Benefits, Life Policies, Deeds of Variation, Trust of Land, Flexible Life Interest Trusts, Probate, Professional Trustee service, Planning for Disabled and Vulnerable clients and Gift Trusts... to name but a few!