Online training

Students and benefits - eligibility (Scotland), 13 – 14 June 2022 ONLINE

13th June 2022 to 14th June 2022
Online Scotland
Many advisers work with students in both further and higher education. This standard level course explains the different benefits that further and higher education students can claim, including universal credit...

Benefits for Non-EEA Nationals, 5 & 6 October 2022 ONLINE

5th October 2022 to 6th October 2022
Online
Advisers can find it difficult and intimidating to advise non-European nationals on how their immigration status affects entitlement to benefits. This standard level course offers an opportunity for advisers to...

Benefits Overview, 5 & 6 December 2022 ONLINE

5th December 2022 to 6th December 2022
Online
This one-day introductory level course - delivered over two consecutive mornings - provides an overview of the benefits system and examines how the system fits together. The course covers: How...

Benefits for Non-Benefit Advisers, 23 & 24 February 2023 ONLINE

23rd February 2023 to 24th February 2023
Online
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 overview of...

Child disability payment (Scotland) 20 - 21 April 2022 ONLINE

20th April 2022 to 21st April 2022
Online Scotland
Child disability payment (CDP) is a new Scottish benefit that helps meet the additional needs of disabled children. It replaces disability living allowance (DLA) for children living in Scotland. This...

Looking up the law online (Scotland), 16 March 2023 ONLINE

16th March 2023
Online Scotland
Build your skills with this practical course on effective legal research for benefit casework. Competent casework starts by knowing the right questions to ask your client. Whether you are helping...

Appeals to the Upper Tribunal (Scotland), 7 - 8 September 2022 ONLINE

7th September 2022 to 8th September 2022
Online Scotland
This course is essential for anyone who wants to challenge decisions of the First-tier Tribunal (Social Entitlement Chamber) effectively. The main aim of the course is to give you an...

Benefit basics in Scotland (Scotland), 26 – 27 April 2022 ONLINE

26th April 2022 to 27th April 2022
Online Scotland
You do not need to be a benefit expert to make a difference. This course is for anyone working with people on low incomes or with additional needs. You will learn the basics...

Benefit basics in Scotland (Scotland), 6 – 7 December 2022 ONLINE

6th December 2022 to 7th December 2022
Online Scotland
You do not need to be a benefit expert to make a difference. This course is for anyone working with people on low incomes or with additional needs. You will learn the basics...

Universal credit - an introduction, 13 May 2022 ONLINE

13th May 2022
Online
How can you help your service users manage universal credit? Supporting people with an online system, especially if you are working from home, can be difficult. Understanding the claim process...