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Universal Credit: Where Are We Now (London) 13 January 2021

13th January 2021
London
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...

Universal Credit for Students (London) 18 January 2021

18th January 2021
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...

Challenging WCA Decisions (London) 21 January 2021

21st January 2021
London
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 for Disabled People (London) 10 February 2021

10th February 2021
London
As the migration to universal credit (UC) continues more people with ill health and disabilities will come under UC. This course looks at the UC rules that particularly affect ill...

Representing at the First-Tier Tribunal (London) 11 & 12 February 2021

11th February 2021 to 12th February 2021
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...

Universal Credit: from A to Z (London) 22 & 23 February 2021

22nd February 2021 to 23rd February 2021
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) 1 March 2021

1st March 2021
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) 2 March 2021

2nd March 2021
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...

Income Maximisation for Older People (London) 3 March 2021

3rd March 2021
London
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: Housing Costs (London) 4 March 2021

4th March 2021
London
Universal credit (UC) claimants often have difficulties getting their Housing Costs element included in their claim and having the right amount paid on time. This one-day course focusses on the...