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Challenging PIP decisions (Glasgow) Tuesday 28 January 2020

28th January 2020
Glasgow
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 update and tactics (Glasgow) Wednesday 29 January 2020

29th January 2020
Glasgow
Universal credit (UC) 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...

PIP and attendance allowance - an introduction (Glasgow) Thursday 30 January 2020

30th January 2020
Glasgow
This one-day course gives you an introduction to personal independence payment (PIP) and attendance allowance (AA), both vitally important benefits for people with disabilities. This introductory course is aimed at...

Universal credit and students (Glasgow) Tuesday 4 February 2020

4th February 2020
Glasgow
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...

DLA for children (Glasgow) Thursday 6 February 2020

6th February 2020
Glasgow
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...

Universal credit - claimant responsibilities and sanctions (Glasgow) Tuesday 18 February 2020

18th February 2020
Glasgow
Work-related requirements are a cornerstone of universal credit (UC) and UC claimants are frequently sanctioned. This course will give you a good understanding of what goes into a claimant commitment...

Using legislation and caselaw (Glasgow) Thursday 20 February 2020

20th February 2020
Glasgow
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...

Students and benefits - eligibility (Glasgow) Tuesday 25 February 2020

25th February 2020
Glasgow
Many advisers work with students in both further and higher education. This one-day course explains the different benefits that further and higher education students can claim, including universal credit. The...

Benefits for disabled children from age 16 (Glasgow) Tuesday 10 March 2020

10th March 2020
Glasgow
This basic level course focuses on the transition to adult benefits from age 16 for young people with disabilities or health problems who still live at home. It looks at...

Income maximisation for families (Glasgow) Thursday 19 March 2020

19th March 2020
Glasgow
This half-day course looks at changes to benefits for people starting a family and families with young children, both in and out of work. Maximising income in the early years...