Events

How universal credit is calculated, 23 & 24 March 2022 ONLINE

23rd March 2022 to 24th March 2022
Online
This full-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...

DLA for Children, 24 & 25 March 2022 ONLINE

24th March 2022 to 25th March 2022
Online
Disability living allowance (DLA) is the main way of meeting the additional needs of many children yet it is under claimed and can be hard to understand. This course looks...

Social security law update (Scotland) 24 - 25 March 2022 ONLINE

24th March 2022 to 25th March 2022
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...

Benefits Overview, 28 & 29 March 2022 ONLINE

28th March 2022 to 29th March 2022
Online
This one-day introductory level course - delivered over four one-hour modules, across two consecutive mornings - provides an overview of the benefits system and examines how the system is affected...

Universal credit - an introduction (Scotland) 29 March 2022 ONLINE

29th March 2022
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...

Personal independence payment - an introduction (Scotland) 30 March 2022 ONLINE

30th March 2022
Online Scotland
Personal independence payment (PIP) is the main disability benefit for working-age people. Getting an award of PIP can significantly increase income and so it is a crucial benefit for advisers...

Benefit and Tax Credit Law Update, 30 & 31 March 2022 ONLINE

30th March 2022 to 31st March 2022
Online
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...

Child disability payment (Scotland) 20 - 21 April 2022 ONLINE

20th April 2022 to 21st April 2022
Online Scotland
Child disability payment (CDP) is a new Scottish benefit that helps meet the additional needs of disabled children. It replaces disability living allowance (DLA) for children living in Scotland. This...

How ‘reliability’ regulation 4 can save PIP, 21 April 2022 ONLINE

21st April 2022
Online
This half-day online training course explains how PIP entitlement ‘points’ can be scored if you show you cannot do something ‘reliably’. In this way, understanding reliability regulation 4 is vital...

Universal Credit, 25 & 26 April 2022 ONLINE

25th April 2022 to 26th April 2022
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...