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

13th January 2021
London
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...

Universal Credit for Students (London) 18 January 2021

18th January 2021
London
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
London
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
London
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 Update: Problem Areas and Tactics (London) 25 January 2021

25th January 2021
London
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...

Judicial Review (London) 28 January 2021

28th January 2021
London
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
London
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...

Benefits Overview (London) 8 February 2021

8th February 2021
London
This one-day introductory level course provides an overview of the benefits system and examines how the system is affected by the introduction of universal credit. The course covers: • The...

Universal Credit for Disabled People (London) 10 February 2021

10th February 2021
London
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...

Representing at the First-Tier Tribunal (London) 11 & 12 February 2021

11th February 2021 to 12th February 2021
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...