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

13th January 2021
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...

Challenging PIP Decisions (Manchester) 15 January 2021

15th January 2021
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 for Students (London) 18 January 2021

18th January 2021
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...

Dealing with Debt (London) 19 & 20 January 2021

19th January 2021 to 20th January 2021
This is an essential two-day course for those advising or supporting clients with debt and money problems. It provides a perfect foundation for those new to money advice and to...

Challenging WCA Decisions (London) 21 January 2021

21st January 2021
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 - supporting clients (Glasgow) 21 January 2021

21st January 2021
How can you help your service users manage universal credit? With an online system, claiming processes that many find difficult, delays and payment issues that can lead to debt, getting...

Universal Credit Update: Problem Areas and Tactics (London) 25 January 2021

25th January 2021
Universal credit changes all the time, as the law is amended, as it is implemented in practice, and as local delivery changes. This course is an opportunity for experienced advisers...

Becoming an effective trainer (Glasgow) 27 - 28 January 2021

27th January 2021 to 28th January 2021
This two-day interactive and practical course is designed to increase your skills and confidence if you are new to training, and to enable you to update and refresh your style...

Judicial Review (London) 28 January 2021

28th January 2021
Judicial review is an essential tool for challenging decisions that affect benefit and tax credit claimants where there is no right of appeal. This interactive course gives advisers a clear...

Introduction to Welfare Rights Week (London) 1-5 February 2021

1st February 2021 to 5th February 2021
This is essential training if you are starting off as a welfare rights adviser or need a good understanding of the benefits system. It introduces you to the social security...