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Becoming an effective trainer (Glasgow) Wednesday 22 and Thursday 23 January 2020

22nd January 2020 to 23rd January 2020
This two-day interactive and practical course is designed to increase your skills and confidence if you are new to training, and to enable you to re-examine and update your style...

Income maximisation for older people (London) Thursday 28 November 2019

28th November 2019
Older people commonly do not claim all that they are entitled to. This course provides an introduction to pension credit and aims to help you with effective benefit checks to...

Universal credit - effective claims (Glasgow) Tuesday 29 October 2019

29th October 2019
For some people, claiming universal credit is far from easy. But there are simple ways that you can help clients get their claim right first time. This practical course is...

Universal credit - claimant responsibilities and sanctions (Glasgow) Tuesday 18 February 2020

18th February 2020
Work-related requirements are a cornerstone of universal credit (UC) and UC claimants are frequently sanctioned. This course will give you a good understanding of what goes into a claimant commitment...

Benefit and tax credit law update (London) Tuesday 29 October 2019

29th October 2019
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...

Mental health and benefits (London) Monday 28 October 2019

28th October 2019
This course provides a practical and tactical look at working with people with mental health diagnoses to help secure full entitlement to benefits, and to help avoid some of the...

Dealing with debt (London) Monday 13 and Tuesday 14 January 2020

13th January 2020 to 14th January 2020
This is an essential two-day course for those advising or supporting clients with debt and money problems. It provides a perfect foundation for those new to money advice and to...

Universal credit for students (Manchester) Friday 18 October 2019

18th October 2019
With the introduction of universal credit, the benefit rules for students as we know them are swept away and new rules set up in their place. This one-day course explains...

ESA: the problem areas (London) Monday 14 October 2019

14th October 2019
This course examines some of the problems commonly experienced by the claimants of employment and support allowance (ESA). Its focus is to understand the legal and administrative roots of the...

Care-experienced young people and the benefits system (Glasgow) Wednesday 30 October 2019

30th October 2019
Many young people who have been ‘looked after’ by the local authority are excluded from income-related benefits. Instead the local authority is responsible for supporting them. This half-day course looks...