About Wiseradviser

Wiseradviser training and support is delivered by the Money Advice Trust, a charity formed in 1991. Our vision is to help people across the UK to tackle their debts and manage their money with confidence.

Wiseradviser training is free for debt advisers in the free-to-client advice sector.

High quality, effective training

We offer a wide range of training courses, from flexible e-learning that you can complete at your own pace, to virtual classroom courses which provide engaging teaching from leading experts.

If you’re new to money advice, our training can equip you with basic tools to help someone in debt, such as completing a budget and negotiating on non-priority debts. For more experienced advisers, Wiseradviser can help you maintain in depth knowledge and assist you in providing the best possible advice. Available topics include energy debt, payday loans, and business debt.

Our training makes a real difference to those people giving advice and to people in debt:

  • 99% of advisers who used our training found that it enabled them to better meet the needs of their clients
  • 93% of advisers would recommend Wiseradviser training to a colleague

The Wiseradviser training website brings a lively discussion forum where advisers can share ideas and ask questions, and provides quick access to a library of useful resources.

Links with national standards and frameworks

  • Our training is aligned with National Occupational Standards (NOS) for money and debt legal advice, ensuring it provides essential knowledge and skills for debt advisers.
  • Wiseradviser has gained accreditation from the Money and Pensions Service (MaPS), as part of their Quality Framework for Individuals, for Initial Contact, Support Work, Advice Work, Caseworker/Specialist, Court Representation and Supervision levels. Read more about our MaPS pathways or the quality framework.