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Universal credit - full service (Manchester) Friday 18 October 2019

18th October 2019
The roll out of universal credit (UC) full service is well underway. Many more people claim UC in the full service, including families, those with health conditions and those in...

Universal credit for students (Manchester) Friday 18 October 2019

18th October 2019
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) Tuesday 19 November 2019

19th November 2019
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) Wednesday 20 November 2019

20th November 2019
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...

Benefits for EEA Nationals - advanced (Manchester) Thursday 21 November 2019

21st November 2019
This one-day experienced level course looks in detail at the social security rights of EEA nationals and their family members in the UK. It provides an opportunity for advisers who...

Universal credit: help to claim (Manchester) Friday 6 December 2019

6th December 2019
This is a practical course for anyone helping someone make a universal credit claim. The course focuses on getting the claim right the first time, avoiding common pitfalls that can...

Challenging WCA decisions (Manchester) Wednesday 11 December 2019

11th December 2019
The work capability assessment (WCA) applies in both employment and support allowance (ESA) and universal credit (UC). Claimants who fail the WCA can challenge that on appeal, but need support...