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[FULLY BOOKED] Universal Credit, 26 & 27 January 2021 ONLINE

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

Webinar: Universal Credit - “Wage Against The Machine”

27th January 2021
Earned Income in the universal credit system: problems and solutions The allocation of earned income to particular periods within the universal credit system has proven to cause problems for benefit...

Benefits for EEA nationals, 27 & 28 January 2021 ONLINE

27th January 2021 to 28th January 2021
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
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] Income Maximisation for Older People, 8 & 9 February 2021 ONLINE

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

Introduction to Welfare Benefits, 8 & 9 February 2021 ONLINE

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

Best practice in completing the PIP questionnaire, 9 February 2021 ONLINE

9th February 2021
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...

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

9th February 2021 to 10th February 2021
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...

[FULLY BOOKED] Benefits for Non-Benefit Advisers, 11 & 12 February 2021 ONLINE

11th February 2021 to 12th February 2021
This essential one-day course, held over two mornings, is aimed at non-benefit staff and volunteers working with people for whom benefits are an issue. It provides a comprehensive introduction to...

Mental Health and Benefits, 15 & 16 February 2021 ONLINE

15th February 2021 to 16th February 2021
This one-day standard level course (delivered over four one-hour 15 minute modules, across two consecutive mornings) provides a practical and tactical look at working with people with mental health diagnoses...