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Universal credit for disabled people (London) Tuesday 8 October 2019

8th October 2019
London
As the migration to universal credit (UC) continues, more individuals with ill health and disabilities will come under UC. This course looks at the UC rules that particularly affect ill...

Universal credit for disabled people (London) Tuesday 8 October

8th October 2019
London
As the migration to universal credit (UC) continues, more individuals with ill health and disabilities will come under UC. This course looks at the UC rules that particularly affect ill...

DLA for children (London) Thursday 7 November 2019

7th November 2019
London
Disability living allowance (DLA) is the main way of meeting the additional needs of many children yet it is under claimed and can be hard to understand. This course looks...

Universal credit: help to claim (London) Friday 18 October 2019

18th October 2019
London
This is a practical course for anyone helping someone make a universal credit claim. The course focuses on getting the claim right the first time, avoiding common pitfalls that can...

Appeals to the upper tribunal (London) Wednesday 22 January 2020

22nd January 2020
London
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...

Hearing from people with lived experience of poverty

23 May 2019
Yesterday the UN Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights shared his final report on poverty in the UK with the UK Government. While it paints a very bleak picture of poverty in the UK – something it says is ‘obvious to anyone who opens their eyes’ – the silver lining is that ‘many of the problems could readily be solved if the Government were to listen to people experiencing poverty, the voluntary sector and local authorities.’

Benefits overview (London) Tuesday 3 September 2019

3rd September 2019
London
This one-day introductory level course provides an overview of the benefits and tax credits system and examines how the system has changed with the introduction of universal credit. The course...

Representing at the first tier tribunal (London) Thursday 20 & Friday 21 February 2020

20th February 2020 to 21st February 2020
London
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 EEA nationals (London) Thursday 10 October 2019

10th October 2019
London
This one-day standard level course looks at the benefit rules that particularly affect EEA nationals. Focusing on the operation of the right to reside, habitual residence and past presence tests...

Benefits for non-benefit advisers (London) Tuesday 1 and Wednesday 2 October 2019

1st October 2019 to 2nd October 2019
London
This essential two-day course is aimed at non-benefit specialists working with people for whom benefits and tax credits are an issue. It provides a comprehensive introduction to the benefits and...