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Universal Credit Update and Tactics, 2 & 3 February 2021 ONLINE

2nd February 2021 to 3rd February 2021
Universal credit (UC) changes all the time, as the law is amended, as it is implemented in practice, and as local delivery changes. This course is an opportunity for experienced...

Students and Universal Credit, 23 February 2021 ONLINE

23rd February 2021
Make sure you know how recent benefit changes are likely to affect students during the coronavirus outbreak. This course is for advisers with a working knowledge of the benefits and...

NEW! Benefits and Domestic Abuse, 4 & 5 March 2021 ONLINE

4th March 2021 to 5th March 2021
This one-day Basic level course is aimed at those supporting women fleeing from domestic abuse. The course is suitable for those with little or no benefit knowledge. Many women fleeing...

Universal Credit - Housing Costs, 25 & 26 February 2021 ONLINE

25th February 2021 to 26th February 2021
Universal credit (UC) claimants often have difficulties getting their Housing Costs element included in their claim and having the right amount paid on time. This one-day course (delivered over four...

Benefits for Non-Benefit Advisers, 11 & 12 February 2021 ONLINE

11th February 2021 to 12th February 2021
This essential one-day course, held over two mornings, is aimed at non-benefit staff and volunteers working with people for whom benefits are an issue. It provides a comprehensive introduction to...

Universal credit problem areas – severe disability premium and consequences, 18 February 2021 ONLINE

18th February 2021 to 19th February 2021
This half-day online training course introduces the impact of the ‘SDP Gateway’ on entitlement to UC and Natural Migration, as well as who is protected by the Gateway and who...

PIP - Claims to Decisions, 17 & 18 March 2021 ONLINE

18th March 2021
Personal Independence Payment (PIP) is a disability welfare benefit run by the Department for Work and Pensions. It is aimed at those starting a PIP claim aged between 16 to...

Universal credit problem areas – achieving ‘complex needs’ status for UC claimants, 16 March 2021 ONLINE

16th March 2021
This half-day online training course explains how the universal credit (UC) ‘Complex Needs’ rules work, who is covered and what this should mean for UC claimants. It also covers how...

Benefit and Tax Credit Law Update, 9 & 10 March 2021 ONLINE

9th March 2021 to 10th March 2021
Social security law and tax credit law can change from day to day and advisers need to keep abreast of developments to advise their clients correctly. Arranged under topic headings...

Challenging WCA Decisions, 2 & 3 March 2021 ONLINE

2nd March 2021 to 3rd March 2021
The work capability assessment (WCA) applies in both employment and support allowance (ESA) and universal credit (UC). Claimants who fail the WCA can challenge that on appeal, but need support...