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Benefits for Non-Benefit Advisers (London) 20 & 21 August 2020

20th August 2020 to 21st August 2020
This essential two-day course is aimed at non-benefit staff and volunteers working with people for whom benefits are an issue. It provides a comprehensive introduction to the benefits and tax...

Universal Credit: Claimant Responsibilities and Sanctions (London) 3 September 2020

3rd September 2020
Work-related requirements are a cornerstone of universal credit and claimants are frequently sanctioned. This course will give you a good understanding of what goes into a claimant commitment and the...

Universal credit, ESA and the work capability assessment (Glasgow) 3 September 2020

3rd September 2020
This essential one-day course gives you an introduction to the work capability assessment that applies to employment and support allowance (ESA) and universal credit (UC). Assuming little or no experience...

Universal Credit for Students (London) 4 September 2020

4th September 2020
With the introduction of universal credit, the benefit rules for students as we know them are swept away and new rules set up in their place. This one-day course explains...

Disability payment for children in Scotland (Glasgow) 10 September 2020

10th September 2020
This course provides an understanding of the new disability assistance for children and young people being introduced in Scotland in 2020. This new benefit replaces disability living allowance for children...

Benefits Overview (London) 11 September 2020

11th September 2020
This one-day introductory level course provides an overview of the benefits system and examines how the system is affected by the introduction of universal credit. The course covers: • The...

Universal Credit: Housing Costs (London) 14 September 2020

14th September 2020
Universal credit (UC) claimants often have difficulties getting their Housing Costs element included in their claim and having the right amount paid on time. This one-day course focusses on the...

Introduction to welfare rights (Glasgow) 14 - 18 September 2020

14th September 2020 to 18th September 2020
This is essential training if you are starting off as a welfare rights adviser or need a good understanding of the benefits system. It introduces you to the social security...

Income Maximisation for Older People (Manchester) 15 September 2020

15th September 2020
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...

Universal Credit: Where Are We Now (Birmingham) 15 September 2020

15th September 2020
Universal credit is now available for new claims everywhere in Great Britain, meaning many more people are affected every day. Almost all claimant groups of working age can claim, including...