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Universal credit problem areas – severe disability premium and consequences, 2 September 2020 ONLINE

2nd September 2020
Online
This half-day online training course introduces the impact of the ‘SDP Gateway’ on entitlement to UC and Natural Migration, as well as who is protected by the Gateway and who...

Universal credit for ill health and disability (Scotland) 2 - 3 September 2020 ONLINE

2nd September 2020 to 3rd September 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...

Universal credit problem areas – achieving ‘complex needs’ status for UC claimants, 3 September 2020 ONLINE

3rd September 2020
Online
This half-day online training course explains how the universal credit (UC) ‘Complex Needs’ rules work, who is covered and what this should mean for UC claimants. It also covers how...

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

3rd September 2020
Glasgow
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: Claimant Responsibilities and Sanctions (London) 3 September 2020

3rd September 2020
London
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 for Students (London) 4 September 2020

4th September 2020
London
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...

Coronavirus - benefits and work (Scotland) 8 September 2020 ONLINE

8th September 2020
Online Scotland
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: •...

Best practice in completing the PIP questionnaire, 9 September 2020 ONLINE

9th September 2020
Online
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 poor PIP claim, and how...

Benefit basics for advisers in Scotland (Scotland) 9 - 10 September 2020 ONLINE

9th September 2020 to 10th September 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...

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

10th September 2020
Glasgow
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...