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Scotland Welfare Rights Conference (Glasgow) 6 October 2020

6th October 2020
Glasgow
The continued roll out of universal credit, a ratcheting up in the scale of benefits being delivered by Social Security Scotland and Brexit-related benefit changes are all making 2020 another...

Universal credit and students (Edinburgh) 7 October 2020

7th October 2020
Edinburgh
With the introduction of universal credit, the benefit rules for students as we know them are swept away and new rules set up in their place. This one-day course explains...

Benefits for Non-Benefit Advisers (London) 8 & 9 October 2020

8th October 2020 to 9th October 2020
London
This essential two-day course is aimed at non-benefit staff and volunteers working with people for whom benefits are an issue. It provides a comprehensive introduction to the benefits and tax...

Universal Credit for Students (Manchester) 12 October 2020

12th October 2020
Manchester
With the introduction of universal credit, the benefit rules for students as we know them are swept away and new rules set up in their place. This one-day course explains...

Benefits for Non-EEA Nationals (London) 12 October 2020

12th October 2020
London
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 one-day standard level course offers an...

Benefits for EEA Nationals - Advanced (London) 14 October 2020

14th October 2020
London
This one-day experienced level course looks in detail at the social security rights of EEA nationals and their family members in the UK. It provides an opportunity for advisers who...

Challenging PIP Decisions (London) 16 October 2020

16th October 2020
London
This one-day course looks at how to challenge personal independence payment (PIP) decisions. There is an opportunity to discuss how the different PIP criteria affect appeal tactics, and think through...

Universal Credit: the essentials (Liverpool) 16 October 2020

16th October 2020
Liverpool
This course is designed for anyone working with low income families who needs to know the basics of universal credit to help clients maximise their income. This could include advice...

Universal Credit: Where Are We Now (London) 19 October 2020

19th October 2020
London
Universal credit is now available for new claims everywhere in Great Britain, meaning many more people are affected every day. Almost all claimant groups of working age can claim, including...

Income Maximisation for Older People (London) 22 October 2020

22nd October 2020
London
Older people commonly do not claim all that they are entitled to. This course provides an introduction to pension credit and aims to help you with effective benefit checks to...