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Universal credit - full service (London) Monday 20 January 2020

20th January 2020
London
The roll out of universal credit (UC) full service is well underway. Many more people claim UC in the full service, including families, those with health conditions and those in...

Using legislation and case law (London) Tuesday 21 January 2020

21st January 2020
London
Build your skills with this practical course. If you prepare cases for reconsideration or appeal, knowing when and how to refer to the law can make case more effective. Being...

Becoming an effective trainer (Glasgow) Wednesday 22 and Thursday 23 January 2020

22nd January 2020 to 23rd January 2020
Glasgow
This two-day interactive and practical course is designed to increase your skills and confidence if you are new to training, and to enable you to re-examine and update your style...

Scottish social security (Inverness) Thursday 23 January 2020

23rd January 2020
Inverness
Scottish benefits are here! Social Security Scotland, a new agency of the Scottish Government, has started paying devolved benefits. This course focuses on the first Scottish benefits – carer’s allowance...

Challenging PIP decisions (Glasgow) Tuesday 28 January 2020

28th January 2020
Glasgow
This one-day course looks at how to challenge personal independence payment (PIP) decisions. There is an opportunity to discuss how the different PIP criteria affect appeal tactics, and think through...

Universal credit and students (Glasgow) Tuesday 4 February 2020

4th February 2020
Glasgow
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...

DLA for children (Glasgow) Thursday 6 February 2020

6th February 2020
Glasgow
Disability living allowance (DLA) is the main way of meeting the additional needs of many children yet it is under claimed and can be hard to understand. This course looks...

Challenging WCA decisions (London) Monday 17 February 2020

17th February 2020
London
The work capability assessment (WCA) applies in both employment and support allowance (ESA) and universal credit (UC). Claimants who fail the WCA can challenge that on appeal, but need support...

Universal credit - claimant responsibilities and sanctions (Glasgow) Tuesday 18 February 2020

18th February 2020
Glasgow
Work-related requirements are a cornerstone of universal credit (UC) and UC claimants are frequently sanctioned. This course will give you a good understanding of what goes into a claimant commitment...

Using legislation and caselaw (Glasgow) Thursday 20 February 2020

20th February 2020
Glasgow
Build your skills with this practical course. If you prepare cases for reconsideration or appeal, knowing when and how to refer to the law can make your case more effective...