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Universal credit - the essentials (London) Friday 22 November 2019

22nd November 2019
London
Universal credit (UC) represents a fundamental change to the system of ‘legacy benefits’ and tax credits it is replacing. The course covers: • The aims and principles of UC •...

Income maximisation for older people (London) Thursday 28 November 2019

28th November 2019
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...

Universal credit - from A to Z (London) Thursday 5 & Friday 6 December 2019

5th December 2019 to 6th December 2019
London
This two-day course provides trainees with a comprehensive understanding of universal credit from initial claim to challenging DWP errors. The emphasis is on problem solving and giving advisers all of...

Universal credit - sanctions and conditionality (London) Monday 9 December 2019

9th December 2019
London
This course teaches advisers how the conditionality regime for claimants of universal credit works. Advisers should be able to assist claimants with ensuring that inappropriate conditionality is not imposed and...

Challenging PIP decisions (London) Thursday 12 December 2019

12th December 2019
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 for students (London) Friday 13 December 2019

13th December 2019
London
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...

Dealing with debt (London) Monday 13 and Tuesday 14 January 2020

13th January 2020 to 14th January 2020
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...

Judicial review (London) Wednesday 15 January 2020

15th January 2020
London
Judicial review is an essential tool for challenging decisions that affect benefit and tax credit claimants where there is no right of appeal. This interactive course gives advisers a clear...

Universal credit - full service (London) Monday 20 January 2020

20th January 2020
London
The roll out of universal credit (UC) full service is well underway. Many more people claim UC in the full service, including families, those with health conditions and those in...

Using legislation and case law (London) Tuesday 21 January 2020

21st January 2020
London
Build your skills with this practical course. If you prepare cases for reconsideration or appeal, knowing when and how to refer to the law can make case more effective. Being...