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Care-experienced young people and the benefits system (Scotland) 19 January 2021 ONLINE

19th January 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...

Benefits for Non-EEA Nationals, 20 & 21 January 2021 ONLINE

20th January 2021 to 21st January 2021
Online
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 standard level course offers an opportunity...

Benefits and coronavirus (COVID-19), 21 January 2021 ONLINE

21st January 2021
Online
The coronavirus outbreak has seen a huge rise in benefit claims, and a range of new measures and changes to existing benefits. For advisers, it can be hard to keep...

Universal Credit, 26 & 27 January 2021 ONLINE

26th January 2021 to 27th January 2021
Online
This training course focuses on Universal Credit (UC), the centre piece of the Government’s welfare reform programme. Universal Credit is now at ‘full roll out’ across the UK and applies...

Changing Decisions – Mandatory Reconsiderations and Other Tactics, 26 & 27 January 2021 ONLINE

26th January 2021 to 27th January 2021
Online
If you are an adviser who faces barriers to overcoming problems with universal credit or other benefit claims and decisions, this course gives you the essential knowledge you need. To...

Payments for children in Scotland (Scotland) 26 January 2021 ONLINE

26th January 2021
Online Scotland
A range of new support has been introduced for children in Scotland alongside the UK system over the past two years. The new Scottish child payment will be available to...

[FULLY BOOKED] Benefits for EEA nationals, 27 & 28 January 2021 ONLINE

27th January 2021 to 28th January 2021
Online
Accessing benefit entitlements can be particularly complex for EEA nationals and claimants often need support and advice. This standard level course sets out how to navigate the current rules, explains...

QBC - making the most of your calculator (Scotland) 27 - 28 January 2021 ONLINE

27th January 2021 to 28th January 2021
Online Scotland
This course is for people who want to learn how use QBC effectively and confidently. It covers: • Understanding screens, controls, menus and how to get in-calculator help • Best...

Universal Credit Update and Tactics, 2 & 3 February 2021 ONLINE

2nd February 2021 to 3rd February 2021
Online
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...

Scotland Webinar:  Universal credit – migration and other live issues 3 February 2021

3rd February 2021
Online Scotland
Join us for an exploration of universal credit live issues. You’ll hear about migration to universal credit,  what to do when people lose out in a clash of wage cycles and assessment periods,  and about new rules...