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Universal credit for disabled people, 28 & 29 July 2020 ONLINE

28th July 2020 to 29th July 2020
Online
This one-day standard level course (delivered over four one-hour 15 minute modules, across two consecutive mornings) looks at the universal credit (UC) rules that particularly affect ill or disabled people...

Scottish social security - an overview (Scotland) 29 - 30 July 2020 ONLINE

29th July 2020 to 30th July 2020
Online Scotland
This course gives an overview of which benefits have been and are to be devolved and delivered by Social Security Scotland. Aimed at advisers with a working knowledge of the...

Universal credit - an introduction (Scotland) 31 July 2020 ONLINE

31st July 2020
Online Scotland
How can you help your service users manage universal credit? Supporting people with an online system, especially if you are working from home, can be difficult. Understanding the claim process...

Coronavirus – benefits and work, 31 July 2020 ONLINE

31st July 2020
Online
The coronavirus outbreak has seen a huge rise in benefit claims, and a surge of enquiries about how new rules affect people temporarily unable to work. The course covers: •...

Universal credit problem areas – severe disability premium and consequences, 4 August 2020 ONLINE

4th August 2020
Online
This half-day online training course introduces the impact of the ‘SDP Gateway’ on entitlement to UC and Natural Migration, as well as who is protected by the Gateway and who...

Personal independence payment - an introduction (Scotland) 5 August 2020 ONLINE

5th August 2020
Online Scotland
Personal independence payment (PIP) is the main disability benefit for working-age people. This course will give you an understanding of the main rules and help you identify people who may...

Universal credit problem areas – achieving ‘complex needs’ status for UC claimants, 5 August 2020 ONLINE

5th August 2020
Online
This half-day online training course explains how the universal credit (UC) ‘Complex Needs’ rules work, who is covered and what this should mean for UC claimants. It also covers how...

Disability benefits update and tactics (Scotland) 6 August 2020 ONLINE

6th August 2020
Online Scotland
There are temporary changes to the rules on disability living allowance, personal independence payment and attendance allowance due to the coronavirus outbreak. This course is an opportunity for experienced advisers...

How universal credit is calculated, 6 August 2020 ONLINE

6th August 2020
Online
This half-day online training course introduces advisers to how the UC calculation works. It looks at how the monthly UC ‘maximum amount’ compares to monthly income, and how the UC...

Best practice in completing the PIP questionnaire, 11 August 2020 ONLINE

11th August 2020
Online
This half-day online training course explains how the PIP claim process works and the importance of the PIP2 questionnaire. It looks at what makes a poor PIP claim, and how...