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 helps you understand how these rules should be applied.
The course covers:
How ‘aids and appliances’ fit into the PIP regulations
How official PIP guidance defines the need for aids and appliances
How the wording of PIP descriptors can help establish or hinder claims
How PIP case law can help us understand the correct approach
How PIP case law has opened some doors and closed others
How to ask the right questions to correctly identify needs
Obtaining evidence to demonstrate needs relating to aids/appliances
How to improve PIP claims and challenges using this information
Methods of delivery and timings
This half-day Experienced level course runs from 10.00 to 13.00, with a 30 minute break at 11.15. It is delivered live online, via Zoom, with CPAG trainer Steve Johnson.
It is a practical course delivered using a combination of trainer presentation, exercises and group discussion. Participants will be provided with supporting e-learning material, including PowerPoint slides and access to exercises and activities hosted on CPAG’s e-learning platform.
What you will need
Participants will need a Wi-Fi connection and a suitable device to access the internet. Prior to the event, participants will receive an email with a link which they should use to join the event and access supporting materials.