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Introduction to welfare rights (Glasgow) 14 - 18 September 2020

14th September 2020 to 18th September 2020
Glasgow
This is essential training if you are starting off as a welfare rights adviser or need a good understanding of the benefits system. It introduces you to the social security...

Benefit basics (Glasgow) 18 - 19 November 2020

18th November 2020 to 19th November 2020
Glasgow
You do not need to be a benefit expert to make a big difference. This popular two-day course is aimed at professionals and volunteers who work with people with low...

Representing at the First-tier Tribunal (Glasgow) 5 - 6 November 2020

5th November 2020 to 6th November 2020
Glasgow
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...

Benefits for people from abroad (Glasgow) 11 - 12 November 2020

11th November 2020 to 12th November 2020
Glasgow
This two-day course aims to equip you to advise claimants from abroad, both European and non-European nationals. Using a step-by-step approach and practical examples, it helps you understand how the...

Representing at the First-tier Tribunal (Glasgow) 18 - 19 June 2020

18th June 2020 to 19th June 2020
Glasgow
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...

Benefits for Non-EEA Nationals (London) 12 October 2020

12th October 2020
London
Advisers can find it difficult and intimidating to advise non-European nationals on how their immigration status affects entitlement to benefits and tax credits. This one-day standard level course offers an...

Disability benefits for adults in Scotland (Glasgow) 30 March 2021

30th March 2021
Glasgow
This one-day course provides an introduction to disability benefits for adult claimants. This includes personal independence payment and attendance allowance, and also the Scottish replacements to these benefits, scheduled to...

Using legislation and caselaw (Glasgow) 18 February 2021

18th February 2021
Glasgow
Build your skills with this practical course. If you prepare cases for reconsideration or appeal, knowing when and how to refer to the law can make your case more effective,...

Students and benefits - eligibility (Glasgow) 25 February 2021

25th February 2021
Glasgow
Many advisers work with students in both further and higher education. This one-day course explains the different benefits that further and higher education students can claim, including universal credit. The...

Universal credit - claimant responsibilities and sanctions (Glasgow) 10 March 2021

10th March 2021
Glasgow
Work-related requirements are a cornerstone of universal credit and claimants are frequently sanctioned. This course will give you a good understanding of what goes into a claimant commitment and the...