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

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

Using the ‘aids and appliances’ rules in PIP, 17 November 2021 ONLINE

17th November 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...

Appeals to the Upper Tribunal, 17 & 18 November 2021 ONLINE

17th November 2021 to 18th November 2021
Online
This course is essential for anyone who wants to challenge decisions of the First-tier Tribunal (Social Entitlement Chamber) effectively. The main aim of the course is to give you an...

Benefits for Non-Benefit Advisers, 18 & 19 November 2021 ONLINE

18th November 2021 to 19th November 2021
Online
This essential one-day course, held over two mornings, is aimed at non-benefit staff and volunteers working with people for whom benefits are an issue. It provides a comprehensive introduction to...

Students and benefits - an update (Scotland) 18 November 2021 ONLINE

18th November 2021
Online Scotland
Make sure you know how recent benefit changes are likely to affect students. This half-day course is for advisers with a good working knowledge of the benefits and tax credits...

Introduction to Welfare Benefits, 23 & 24 November 2021 ONLINE

23rd November 2021 to 24th November 2021
Online
The welfare benefits system is complicated and confusing, both to claimants and those whose responsibility it is to support them. Claimants are largely expected to know their rights, although it...

Benefits for EEA nationals (Scotland) 23 - 24 November 2021 ONLINE

23rd November 2021 to 24th November 2021
Online Scotland
The rules affecting benefit entitlements for EEA nationals became more complex from the start of 2021 and were further restricted from 1 July 2021. This standard level course sets out...

Child disability payment (Scotland) 25 November 2021 ONLINE

25th November 2021
Online Scotland
Child disability payment (CDP) is a new Scottish benefit that helps meet the additional needs of disabled children. It will start being rolled out during 2021. This course gives you...

Mental Health and Benefits, 25 & 26 November 2021 ONLINE

25th November 2021 to 26th November 2021
Online
This one-day standard level course (delivered over four one-hour 15 minute modules, across two consecutive mornings) provides a practical and tactical look at working with people with mental health diagnoses...

Universal credit problem areas – achieving ‘complex needs’ status for UC claimants, 29 November 2021 ONLINE

29th November 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...