Introduction to benefits for student advisers
This one-day course equips advisers and frontline workers who are new to benefits with a basic knowledge of social security benefits and tax credits and explains which ones further and higher education students can claim.
The course aims to give participants:
- Knowledge of the benefits and tax credits systems
- Awareness of benefits available in different circumstances
- Definitions of full-time study and part-time study for benefits
- A good knowledge of which students can claim benefits and tax credits including universal credit
"Course content and delivery excellent and very informative."
Participants on this course will get a FREE copy of our Benefits for Students in Scotland Handbook 2017/18.