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Benefits for EEA nationals (Scotland) 7 - 8 July 2020 ONLINE **FULLY BOOKED**

7th July 2020 to 8th July 2020
Online Scotland
This course looks at the benefit rules that particularly affect EEA nationals. Focusing on the operation of the right to reside, habitual residence and past presence tests in social security...

**Fully booked** Universal credit for ill health and disability (Scotland) 15 - 16 July 2020 ONLINE

15th July 2020 to 16th July 2020
Online Scotland
This course looks at the universal credit (UC) rules that particularly affect ill or disabled people. It will equip you to advise clients about the transfer to UC, including through...

Childcare costs in Scotland (Scotland) 21 July 2020 ONLINE

21st July 2020
Online Scotland
Childcare costs are a significant barrier to work and can trap families in poverty. Support is available through Scottish Government-funded free childcare, tax credits, universal credit or the UK tax-free...

Universal credit update and tactics (Scotland) 22 - 23 July 2020 ONLINE

22nd July 2020 to 23rd July 2020
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...

How ‘reliability’ regulation 4 can save PIP, 23 July 2020 ONLINE

23rd July 2020
Online
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...

Using the ‘aids and appliances’ rules in PIP, 27 July 2020 ONLINE

27th July 2020
Online
This half-day online training course explains how the need for ‘aids and appliances’ can help establish and protect a PIP claim. The same rules can also reduce entitlements. This course...

Universal credit for disabled people, 28 & 29 July 2020 ONLINE

28th July 2020 to 29th July 2020
Online
This one-day standard level course (delivered over four one-hour 15 minute modules, across two consecutive mornings) looks at the universal credit (UC) rules that particularly affect ill or disabled people...

Scottish social security - an overview (Scotland) 29 - 30 July 2020 ONLINE

29th July 2020 to 30th July 2020
Online Scotland
This course gives an overview of which benefits have been and are to be devolved and delivered by Social Security Scotland. Aimed at advisers with a working knowledge of the...

Universal credit - an introduction (Scotland) 31 July 2020 ONLINE

31st July 2020
Online Scotland
How can you help your service users manage universal credit? Supporting people with an online system, especially if you are working from home, can be difficult. Understanding the claim process...

Coronavirus – benefits and work, 31 July 2020 ONLINE

31st July 2020
Online
The coronavirus outbreak has seen a huge rise in benefit claims, and a surge of enquiries about how new rules affect people temporarily unable to work. The course covers: •...