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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...

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...

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...

Universal credit - housing costs (London) Monday 30 March 2020

30th March 2020
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 focuses on the...

Using Legislation and Caselaw (London) 20 April 2020

20th April 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 your case more effective,...

Income Maximisation for Older People (London) 22 April 2020

22nd April 2020
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...

Challenging PIP Decisions (London) 24 April 2020

24th April 2020
London
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...

Mental Health and Benefits (London) 27 April 2020

27th April 2020
London
This course provides a practical and tactical look at working with people with mental health diagnoses to help secure full entitlement to benefits, and to help avoid some of the...