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Universal Credit for Disabled People (Manchester) 18 May 2020

18th May 2020
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...

Universal Credit: from A to Z (Manchester) 21 & 22 May 2020

21st May 2020 to 22nd May 2020
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...

Challenging PIP Decisions (Manchester) 3 June 2020

3rd June 2020
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...

Using Legislation and Caselaw (Manchester) 14 July 2020

14th July 2020
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 (Manchester) 15 September 2020

15th September 2020
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: Where Are We Now (Manchester) 18 September 2020

18th September 2020
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...

Representing at the First-Tier Tribunal (Manchester) 5 & 6 October 2020

5th October 2020 to 6th October 2020
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 for Students (Manchester) 12 October 2020

12th October 2020
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...

Benefits for Non-EEA Nationals (Manchester) 17 November 2020

17th November 2020
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 (Manchester) 18 November 2020

18th November 2020
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...