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DLA for Children, 21 & 22 October 2021 ONLINE

21st October 2021 to 22nd October 2021
Online
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...

Social security law update (Scotland) 21 - 22 October 2021 ONLINE

21st October 2021 to 22nd October 2021
Online Scotland
Social security law and tax credit law can change from day to day and advisers need to keep abreast of developments to advise their clients correctly. Arranged under topic headings...

Benefit and Tax Credit Law Update, 26 & 27 October 2021 ONLINE

26th October 2021 to 27th October 2021
Online
Social security law and tax credit law can change from day to day and advisers need to keep abreast of developments to advise their clients correctly. Arranged under topic headings...

Universal credit - an introduction (Scotland) 26 October 2021 ONLINE

26th October 2021
Online Scotland
Universal credit is fast becoming the main working age, means-tested benefit throughout the UK. It was intended to simplify the social security system and provide an incentive to work, but...

Universal credit and students (Scotland) 27 - 28 October 2021 ONLINE

27th October 2021 to 28th October 2021
Online Scotland
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 equivalent’ course...

Care-experienced young people and the benefits system (Scotland) 29 October 2021 ONLINE

29th October 2021
Online Scotland
Many young people who have been ‘looked after’ by the local authority are subject to special social security rules. Some are excluded from income-related benefits and instead the local authority...

Changing Decisions: Mandatory Reconsiderations and Other Tactics, 1 & 2 November 2021 ONLINE

1st November 2021 to 2nd November 2021
Online
If you are an adviser who faces barriers to overcoming problems with universal credit or other benefit claims and decisions, this course gives you the essential knowledge you need. To...

Benefit basics in Scotland (Scotland) 2 - 3 November 2021 ONLINE

2nd November 2021 to 3rd November 2021
Online Scotland
You do not need to be a benefit expert to make a difference. This course is for anyone working with people on low incomes or with additional needs. You will learn the basics...

Attendance Allowance - an introduction, 2 November 2021 ONLINE

2nd November 2021
Online
Attendance allowance (AA) is the main disability benefit for people who have reached pension age. Getting an award of AA can significantly increase income and so it is a crucial...

Universal Credit for Disabled People, 3 & 4 November 2021 ONLINE

3rd November 2021 to 4th November 2021
Online
This one-day experienced level online course looks at the universal credit (UC) rules that particularly affect ill or disabled people. It will equip you to advise clients about the transfer...