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Universal credit update and tactics (Scotland) 8 - 9 December 2021 ONLINE

8th December 2021 to 9th December 2021
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...

[FULLY BOOKED] Best Practice in Completing the PIP Questionnaire, 9 December 2021 ONLINE

9th December 2021
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 good PIP claim, and how...

Payments for children in Scotland (Scotland) 13 January 2022 ONLINE

13th January 2022
Online Scotland
A range of new support has been introduced for children in Scotland alongside the UK system in recent years. The new Scottish child payment is available to an estimated 194,000...

Benefits Overview, 13 & 14 January 2022 ONLINE

13th January 2022 to 14th January 2022
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...

Judicial Review, 17 & 18 January 2022 ONLINE

17th January 2022 to 18th January 2022
Online
Judicial review is an essential tool for challenging decisions that affect benefit and tax credit claimants where there is no right of appeal. This interactive course gives advisers a clear...

[FULLY BOOKED] QBC - making the most of your calculator (Scotland) 18 - 19 January 2022 ONLINE

18th January 2022 to 19th January 2022
Online Scotland
This course is for people who want to learn how use QBC effectively and confidently. It covers: • Understanding screens, controls, menus and how to get in-calculator help • Best...

Universal Credit, 18 & 19 January 2022 ONLINE

18th January 2022 to 19th January 2022
Online
This training course focuses on Universal Credit (UC), the centre piece of the Government’s welfare reform programme. Universal Credit is now at ‘full roll out’ across the UK and applies...

Universal credit problem areas – achieving ‘complex needs’ status for UC claimants, 24 January 2022 ONLINE

24th January 2022
Online
This half-day online training course explains how the universal credit (UC) ‘Complex Needs’ rules work, who is covered and what this should mean for UC claimants. It also covers how...

Income Maximisation for Older People, 26 & 27 January 2022 ONLINE

26th January 2022 to 27th January 2022
Online
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...

Benefits for Non-EEA Nationals, 26 & 27 January 2022 ONLINE

26th January 2022 to 27th January 2022
Online
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 standard level course offers an opportunity...