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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...

Representing at the first tier tribunal (London) Thursday 20 & Friday 21 February 2020

20th February 2020 to 21st February 2020
London
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...

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...

Students and benefits - eligibility (Glasgow) Tuesday 25 February 2020

25th February 2020
Glasgow
Many advisers work with students in both further and higher education. This one-day course explains the different benefits that further and higher education students can claim, including universal credit. The...

Universal credit - full service (London) Thursday 5 March 2020

5th March 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...

Challenging PIP decisions (Manchester) 9 March 2020

9th March 2020
Manchester
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: the problem areas (Manchester) 10 March 2020

10th March 2020
Manchester
This one-day experienced level course is aimed at advisers who are already familiar with the basic universal credit (UC) rules. It looks in detail at some of the areas of...

Universal credit - from A to Z (London) Monday 16 and Tuesday 17 March 2020

16th March 2020 to 17th March 2020
London
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 (London) Monday 23 March 2020

23rd March 2020
London
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 (London) Tuesday 24 March 2020

24th March 2020
London
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...