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Income Maximisation for Older People (Manchester) 15 September 2020

15th September 2020
Manchester
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 (Manchester) 18 September 2020

18th September 2020
Manchester
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...

Representing at the First-Tier Tribunal (Manchester) 5 & 6 October 2020

5th October 2020 to 6th October 2020
Manchester
This popular two-day course gives a basic grounding in representing clients at the First-tier Tribunal. Through mock tribunals, participants gain experience in a safe environment where there is nothing to...

Universal Credit for Students (Manchester) 12 October 2020

12th October 2020
Manchester
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...

Universal Credit: from A to Z (Manchester) 22 & 23 October 2020

22nd October 2020 to 23rd October 2020
Manchester
This two-day course provides trainees with a comprehensive understanding of universal credit from initial claim to challenging DWP errors. The emphasis is on problem solving and giving advisers all of...

Benefits for Non-EEA Nationals (Manchester) 17 November 2020

17th November 2020
Manchester
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 one-day standard level course offers an...

Benefits for EEA Nationals (Manchester) 18 November 2020

18th November 2020
Manchester
This one-day standard level 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...

Benefits for EEA Nationals - Advanced (Manchester) 19 November 2020

19th November 2020
Manchester
This one-day experienced level course looks in detail at the social security rights of EEA nationals and their family members in the UK. It provides an opportunity for advisers who...

Challenging WCA Decisions (Manchester) 8 December 2020

8th December 2020
Manchester
The work capability assessment applies in both universal credit (UC) and employment and support allowance (ESA). Claimants who fail the assessment can challenge that on appeal, but need support and...

Universal Credit: from A to Z (Manchester) 9 & 10 December 2020

9th December 2020 to 10th December 2020
Manchester
This two-day course provides trainees with a comprehensive understanding of universal credit from initial claim to challenging DWP errors. The emphasis is on problem solving and giving advisers all of...