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Benefits and coronavirus - an introduction (Scotland) 17 July 2020 ONLINE

17th July 2020
Online Scotland
The coronavirus outbreak has seen a huge rise in benefit claims, and a range of new measures and changes to existing benefits. For advisers, it can be hard to keep...

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: •...

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...

Personal independence payment - an introduction (Scotland) 5 August 2020 ONLINE

5th August 2020
Online Scotland
Personal independence payment (PIP) is the main disability benefit for working-age people. This course will give you an understanding of the main rules and help you identify people who may...

Benefit basics for advisers in Scotland (Scotland) 11 - 12 August 2020 ONLINE

11th August 2020 to 12th August 2020
Online Scotland
You do not need to be a benefit expert to make a difference. This course is for anyone working with people on low incomes or with additional needs. You will...

Benefits and coronavirus – an introduction, 12 August 2020 ONLINE

12th August 2020
Online
The coronavirus outbreak has seen a huge rise in benefit claims, and a range of new measures and changes to existing benefits. For advisers, it can be hard to keep...

Universal credit – an introduction, 13 August 2020 ONLINE

13th August 2020
Online
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...

Claimants and custody (Scotland) 13 August 2020 ONLINE

13th August 2020
Online Scotland
A period in custody, whether on remand or serving a custodial sentence, impacts on benefit entitlement. Problems often arise when a person released from custody tries to claim the benefits...

Benefits Overview, 20 & 21 August 2020 ONLINE

20th August 2020 to 21st August 2020
Online
This one-day introductory level course (delivered over four one-hour modules, across two consecutive mornings) provides an overview of the benefits system and examines how the system is affected by the...

Benefits and coronavirus - an introduction (Scotland) 25 August 2020 ONLINE

25th August 2020
Online Scotland
The coronavirus outbreak has seen a huge rise in benefit claims, and a range of new measures and changes to existing benefits. For advisers, it can be hard to keep...