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Benefits for rent (Scotland) 30 September 2020 - 1 October 2020 ONLINE

30th September 2020 to 1st October 2020
Online Scotland
Around two thousand tenants each year are evicted by social landlords for rent arrears, and an unrecorded number of private tenants. Arrears are a growing problem as people move from...

Universal Credit - Housing Costs, 6 & 7 October 2020 ONLINE

6th October 2020 to 7th October 2020
Online
Universal credit (UC) claimants often have difficulties getting their Housing Costs element included in their claim and having the right amount paid on time. This one-day course (delivered over four...

Overpayments of benefit and tax credits (Glasgow) 1 December 2020

1st December 2020
Glasgow
Benefit may be overpaid for many reasons and recovery often leaves people in hardship. Using practical examples, this course equips you to deal with overpayments by taking a systematic approach...

Childcare support for working families (Glasgow) 3 December 2020

3rd December 2020
Glasgow
This half-day course is for people working in childcare and early years, who want to know more about the support available for working families and help them to avoid common...

How universal credit is calculated, 7 December 2020 ONLINE

7th December 2020
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...

Overpayment of Benefit and Tax Credits (London) 11 December 2020

11th December 2020
London
Benefit may be overpaid for many reasons and recovery often leaves people in hardship. Using practical examples, this course equips you to deal with overpayments by taking a systematic approach...

Dealing with Debt (London) 19 & 20 January 2021

19th January 2021 to 20th January 2021
London
This is an essential two-day course for those advising or supporting clients with debt and money problems. It provides a perfect foundation for those new to money advice and to...

Students and benefits - eligibility (Glasgow) 25 February 2021

25th February 2021
Glasgow
Many advisers work with students in both further and higher education. This one-day course explains the different benefits that further and higher education students can claim, including universal credit. The...

Universal Credit: Housing Costs (London) 4 March 2021

4th March 2021
London
Universal credit (UC) claimants often have difficulties getting their Housing Costs element included in their claim and having the right amount paid on time. This one-day course focusses on the...

Income maximisation for families (Glasgow) 4 March 2021

4th March 2021
Glasgow
This half-day course looks at changes to benefits for people starting a family and families with young children, both in and out of work. Maximising income in the early years...