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[FULLY BOOKED] How to challenge decisions - mandatory reconsiderations and other tactics (Scotland) 21 September 2021 ONLINE

21st September 2021
Online Scotland
**Fully booked - spaces are available on the next course on 22 February 2022** If you need to get a universal credit or other benefit decision changed, this course aims...

[FULLY BOOKED] QBC - making the most of your calculator (Scotland) 22 - 23 September 2021 ONLINE

22nd September 2021 to 23rd September 2021
Online Scotland
**Fully booked - spaces are available on the next course on 18 - 19 January 2022** This course is for people who want to learn how use QBC effectively and...

[FULLY BOOKED] Limited capability for work in universal credit (Scotland) 30 September 2021 ONLINE

30th September 2021
Online Scotland
**Fully booked - spaces are available on the next course on 23rd March 2022** This course looks at how limited capability for work rules affect universal credit. The outcome of...

Claimants and custody (Scotland) 1 October 2021 ONLINE

1st October 2021
Online Scotland
A period in custody, whether on remand or serving a custodial sentence, impacts on benefit entitlement. Problems often arise when a person released from custody tries to claim the benefits...

Scotland Webinar:  A day late and a dollar short 5 October 2021

5th October 2021
Online Scotland
Limited capability for work and its effects on universal credit entitlement People with health conditions and disabilities rely on timely work capability assessments to get their full entitlement to universal...

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...

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...

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...