Representing at the First-tier Tribunal

Level: Standard

This popular two-day course gives a basic grounding in representing clients at the First-tier Tribunal. Through mock tribunals, participants gain experience in a safe environment where there is nothing to lose.

The course includes:

  • Making an appeal
  • Tribunal procedure
  • Case preparation – getting evidence and applying the law
  • The role of the chair
  • Rules of evidence
  • Basic advocacy and presentational skills

This course is aimed at advisers with a working knowledge of benefits and little or no experience of representing at tribunals.

"Made me much more confident about the appeals process"
"Would recommend to anyone involved in tribunals"