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 it can be optimised using the regulations, guidance and case law.
Legal basis of PIP entitlement
How points flow from PIP ‘activities’ and ‘descriptors’
The role of the PIP2 questionnaire in establishing entitlement
How the questionnaire matches up or fails to match up to PIP ‘descriptors’
How a defective questionnaire response can lead to incorrect refusal
How to bring questionnaire completion up to the criteria described in the law
How to use PIP regulations 7 and 4 to assist in making good claims
How PIP case law provides very useful guidance to advisers
How to complete the questionnaire with an eye to tribunal judge scrutiny, if an appeal becomes necessary
Methods of delivery and timings
This half-day Experienced level course runs from 10.00 to 13.00, with a 30 minute break at 11.15. It is delivered live online, via Zoom, with CPAG trainer Steve Johnson.
It is a practical course delivered using a combination of trainer presentation, exercises and group discussion. Participants will be provided with supporting e-learning material, including PowerPoint slides and access to exercises and activities hosted on CPAG’s e-learning platform.
What you will need
Participants will need a Wi-Fi connection and a suitable device to access the internet. Prior to the event, participants will receive an email with a link which they should use to join the event and access supporting materials.