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How universal credit is calculated, 9 March 2021 ONLINE

9th March 2021
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...

Scottish social security - an introduction (Scotland) 9 March 2021 ONLINE

9th March 2021
Online Scotland
This short course provides an introduction to benefits delivered by Social Security Scotland. It is aimed at advisers and other workers who have little or no knowledge of benefits. The...

Using the ‘aids and appliances’ rules in PIP, 10 March 2021 ONLINE

10th March 2021
Online
This half-day online training course explains how the need for ‘aids and appliances’ can help establish and protect a PIP claim. The same rules can also reduce entitlements. This course...

Scottish social security - an update (Scotland) 10 - 11 March 2021 ONLINE

10th March 2021 to 11th March 2021
Online Scotland
This course looks in detail at the benefits delivered by Social Security Scotland, including the Scottish child payment. It gives an update on the Scottish government’s future plans. Aimed at...

Universal credit - an introduction (Scotland) 12 March 2021 ONLINE

12th March 2021
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. You do not need...

Universal credit problem areas – achieving ‘complex needs’ status for UC claimants, 16 March 2021 ONLINE

16th March 2021
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...

Benefits for EEA nationals (Scotland) 16 - 17 March 2021 ONLINE

16th March 2021 to 17th March 2021
Online Scotland
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...

PIP - Claims to Decisions, 17 & 18 March 2021 ONLINE

18th March 2021
Online
Personal Independence Payment (PIP) is a disability welfare benefit run by the Department for Work and Pensions. It is aimed at those starting a PIP claim aged between 16 to...

Universal credit update and tactics (Scotland) 18 - 19 March 2021 ONLINE

18th March 2021 to 19th March 2021
Online Scotland
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...

Benefits for EEA nationals, 18 & 19 March 2021 ONLINE

18th March 2021 to 19th March 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...