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CPAG's experience in the welfare rights field is unrivalled and this is reflected in the quality of our training. Our courses cover all aspects of welfare benefits, tax credits, the welfare rights system and universal credit.

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CPAG runs a wide range of welfare rights training courses, seminars and conferences at locations across the country. Search our full programme, by date, here.

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Browse CPAG's full training portfolio and find the course that's right for you.

conferences and seminars

Our events are a great way to stay up to date with the latest developments and network with your peers.

Upcoming Training Courses

Universal credit update and tactics (Edinburgh) 21 August

Universal credit 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 advisers to get up-to-date with the latest developments.

Getting Decisions Changed (London) 2 September

Covering basic rules and practical problems, this course is focused on equipping advisers to deal with the legal and practical issues that apply in getting initial decisions on benefits and tax credits changed.

Benefits Overview (London) 3 September

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.

Recently Added Dates

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

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 or disabled people.

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

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 lead to payment problems.

Universal credit - the problem areas (Birmingham) Monday 11 November 2019

This one-day course looks in detail at some of the areas of dispute that universal credit claimants face and takes a practical, problem-solving approach.

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Training in Scotland

CPAG runs an extensive programme of courses in Scotland, through our Glasgow office.

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