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Benefits for Non-EEA Nationals (Manchester) 17 November 2020

17th November 2020
Manchester
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 (Manchester) 18 November 2020

18th November 2020
Manchester
This one-day standard level course looks at the benefit rules that particularly affect EEA nationals. Focusing on the operation of the right to reside, habitual residence and past presence tests...

Benefits for EEA Nationals - Advanced (Manchester) 19 November 2020

19th November 2020
Manchester
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 WCA Decisions (Manchester) 8 December 2020

8th December 2020
Manchester
The work capability assessment applies in both universal credit (UC) and employment and support allowance (ESA). Claimants who fail the assessment can challenge that on appeal, but need support and...

Universal Credit: from A to Z (Manchester) 9 & 10 December 2020

9th December 2020 to 10th December 2020
Manchester
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...

Challenging PIP Decisions (Manchester) 15 January 2021

15th January 2021
Manchester
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...

Using Legislation and Caselaw (Manchester) 17 February 2021

17th February 2021
Manchester
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 your case more effective,...

Appeals to the Upper Tribunal (Manchester) 18 February 2021

18th February 2021
Manchester
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: Where Are We Now (Manchester) 5 March 2021

5th March 2021
Manchester
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...

Universal Credit Update: Problem Areas and Tactics (Manchester) 12 March 2021

12th March 2021
Manchester
Universal credit 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 advisers...