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[FULLY BOOKED] Benefits for Non-EEA Nationals, 20 & 21 January 2021 ONLINE

20th January 2021 to 21st January 2021
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...

Payments for children in Scotland (Scotland) 26 January 2021 ONLINE

26th January 2021
Online Scotland
A range of new support has been introduced for children in Scotland alongside the UK system over the past two years. The new Scottish child payment will be available to...

Universal Credit, 26 & 27 January 2021 ONLINE

26th January 2021 to 27th January 2021
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...

QBC - making the most of your calculator (Scotland) 27 - 28 January 2021 ONLINE

27th January 2021 to 28th January 2021
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...

Benefits for EEA nationals, 27 & 28 January 2021 ONLINE

27th January 2021 to 28th January 2021
Online
Accessing benefit entitlements can be particularly complex for EEA nationals and claimants often need support and advice. This standard level course sets out how to navigate the current rules, explains...

Universal Credit Update and Tactics, 2 & 3 February 2021 ONLINE

2nd February 2021 to 3rd February 2021
Online
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...

Benefits overview (Scotland) 4 February 2021 ONLINE

4th February 2021
Online Scotland
Most people will claim a social security benefit at some point in their lives. This course is for anyone new to helping people navigate their way through the benefits system...

Introduction to Welfare Benefits, 8 & 9 February 2021 ONLINE

8th February 2021 to 9th February 2021
Online
The welfare benefits system is complicated and confusing, both to claimants and those whose responsibility it is to support them. Claimants are largely expected to know their rights, although it...

Income Maximisation for Older People, 8 & 9 February 2021 ONLINE

8th February 2021 to 9th February 2021
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...

Changing Decisions – Mandatory Reconsiderations and Other Tactics, 9 & 10 February 2021 ONLINE

9th February 2021 to 10th February 2021
Online
If you are an adviser who faces barriers to overcoming problems with universal credit or other benefit claims and decisions, this course gives you the essential knowledge you need. To...