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Universal Credit, 29 & 30 April 2021 ONLINE

29th April 2021 to 30th April 2021
Online
This training course focuses on Universal Credit (UC), the centre piece of the Government’s welfare reform programme. Universal Credit is now at ‘full roll out’ across the UK and applies...

Income Maximisation for Older People, 10 & 11 May 2021 ONLINE

10th May 2021 to 11th May 2021
Online
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...

Coronavirus, benefits and work (Scotland) 11 May 2021 ONLINE

11th May 2021
Online Scotland
The government’s coronavirus job retention scheme and self-employment income support scheme have provided help during the pandemic, while other support has been introduced for low income workers required to isolate...

Limited Capability for Work in Universal Credit, 19 May 2021 ONLINE

19th May 2021
Online
This half-day standard level online course looks at how limited capability for work rules affect UC. The outcome of the work capability assessment has a crucial role in determining claimants’...

Universal credit problem areas – achieving ‘complex needs’ status for UC claimants, 20 May 2021 ONLINE

20th May 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...

Challenging WCA Decisions, 7 & 8 June 2021 ONLINE

8th June 2021 to 9th June 2021
Online
The work capability assessment (WCA) applies in both employment and support allowance (ESA) and universal credit (UC). Claimants who fail the WCA can challenge that on appeal, but need support...

Universal Credit for Disabled People, 23 & 24 June 2021 ONLINE

23rd June 2021 to 24th June 2021
Online
This one-day experienced level online course looks at the universal credit (UC) rules that particularly affect ill or disabled people. It will equip you to advise clients about the transfer...

How universal credit is calculated, 5 July 2021 ONLINE

5th July 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...

Benefits Overview, 8 & 9 July 2021 ONLINE

8th July 2021 to 9th July 2021
Online
This one-day introductory level course - delivered over four one-hour modules, across two consecutive mornings - provides an overview of the benefits system and examines how the system is affected...

Universal Credit, 19 & 20 July 2021 ONLINE

19th July 2021 to 20th July 2021
Online
This training course focuses on Universal Credit (UC), the centre piece of the Government’s welfare reform programme. Universal Credit is now at ‘full roll out’ across the UK and applies...