Events

Benefits Overview, 13 & 14 June 2022 ONLINE

13th June 2022 to 14th June 2022
Online
This one-day introductory level course - delivered over two consecutive mornings - provides an overview of the benefits system and examines how the system fits together. The course covers: How...

Appeals to the Upper Tribunal, 14 & 15 June 2022 ONLINE

14th June 2022 to 15th June 2022
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...

Universal credit update and tactics (Scotland), 15 – 16 June 2022 ONLINE

15th June 2022 to 16th June 2022
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...

Challenging WCA Decisions, 15 & 16 June 2022 ONLINE

15th June 2022 to 16th June 2022
Online
The WCA is used by the DWP to assess whether someone is sick and is central to claims for Employment and Support Allowance (old or new style) or Universal Credit...

Payments for children in Scotland (Scotland), 17 June 2022 ONLINE

17th June 2022
Online Scotland
A range of new support has been introduced for children in Scotland alongside the UK system in recent years. The new Scottish child payment is available to an estimated 194,000...

Using the ‘aids and appliances’ rules in PIP, 17 June 2022 ONLINE

17th June 2022
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...

Benefits overview (Scotland) 21 June 2022 ONLINE

21st June 2022
Online Scotland
Most people will claim a social security benefit at some point in their lives. This course is for anyone new to helping people navigate their way through the benefits system...

Benefits for EEA Nationals, 21 & 22 June 2022 ONLINE

21st June 2022 to 22nd June 2022
Online
The requirement to have a right to reside for key benefits such as universal credit, continues to be the most significant barrier to EEA nationals accessing these benefits. However, increasingly...

Looking up the law online (Scotland), 22 June 2022 ONLINE

22nd June 2022
Online Scotland
Build your skills with this practical course on effective legal research for benefit casework. Competent casework starts by knowing the right questions to ask your client. Whether you are helping...

Benefit and Tax Credit Law Update, 22 & 23 June 2022 ONLINE

22nd June 2022 to 23rd June 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...