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Benefits Overview, 20 & 21 August 2020 ONLINE

20th August 2020 to 21st August 2020
Online
This one-day introductory level course (delivered over four one-hour modules, across two consecutive mornings) provides an overview of the benefits system and examines how the system is affected by the...

Coronavirus – benefits and work, 31 July 2020 ONLINE

31st July 2020
Online
The coronavirus outbreak has seen a huge rise in benefit claims, and a surge of enquiries about how new rules affect people temporarily unable to work. The course covers: •...

Personal independence payment - an introduction (Scotland) 5 August 2020 ONLINE

5th August 2020
Online Scotland
Personal independence payment (PIP) is the main disability benefit for working-age people. This course will give you an understanding of the main rules and help you identify people who may...

Universal credit for disabled people, 28 & 29 July 2020 ONLINE

28th July 2020 to 29th July 2020
Online
This one-day standard level course (delivered over four one-hour 15 minute modules, across two consecutive mornings) looks at the universal credit (UC) rules that particularly affect ill or disabled people...

Universal credit update and tactics (Scotland) 22 - 23 July 2020 ONLINE

22nd July 2020 to 23rd July 2020
Online Scotland
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...

Universal credit - an introduction (Scotland) 31 July 2020 ONLINE

31st July 2020
Online Scotland
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...

**Fully booked** Universal credit for ill health and disability (Scotland) 15 - 16 July 2020 ONLINE

15th July 2020 to 16th July 2020
Online Scotland
This course looks at the universal credit (UC) rules that particularly affect ill or disabled people. It will equip you to advise clients about the transfer to UC, including through...

Best practice in completing the PIP questionnaire, 11 August 2020 ONLINE

11th August 2020
Online
This half-day online training course explains how the PIP claim process works and the importance of the PIP2 questionnaire. It looks at what makes a poor PIP claim, and how...

Benefits and coronavirus - an introduction (Scotland) 17 July 2020 ONLINE

17th July 2020
Online Scotland
The coronavirus outbreak has seen a huge rise in benefit claims, and a range of new measures and changes to existing benefits. For advisers, it can be hard to keep...

How universal credit is calculated, 25 August 2020 ONLINE

25th August 2020
Online
This half-day online training course introduces advisers to how the UC calculation works. It looks at how the monthly UC ‘maximum amount’ compares to monthly income, and how the UC...