This half-day online training course explains how PIP entitlement ‘points’ can be scored if you show you cannot do something ‘reliably’. In this way, understanding reliability regulation 4 is vital to your understanding of who qualifies for PIP, and accordingly how you can support PIP claims and appeals.
If refused PIP, there are poor chances at revision, but excellent chances at tribunal
What goes wrong at the assessment stage?
The importance of reliability regulation 4(2)
The interplay between regulations 7 and 4
How regulation 4 describes what you can do, and sets the reliability standard
Whether you can do something safely
Whether you can do something to an acceptable standard
Whether you can do something repeatedly • Whether you can do something in a reasonable time period
How regulation ‘4 feeds regulation 7’
How PIP case law can be very helpful
How to use reliability regulation 4 to improve PIP claims and challenges
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 a link to slides and exercises, hosted on CPAG’s e-learning platform, a week prior to the course. Participants are encouraged to work through those exercises, to maximise the benefit of the live sessions.
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.