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Universal credit (Glasgow) Tuesday 24 September 2019

24th September 2019
Glasgow
The roll out of universal credit (UC) full service is now complete. Anyone of working age needing to make a new claim for benefit to top up a low income...

PIP - caselaw update (Glasgow) Wednesday 25 September 2019

25th September 2019
Glasgow
This half-day course includes a round up of the latest personal independence payment (PIP) caselaw. Practical examples give advisers the chance to discuss the latest caselaw developments and consider the...

Kinship care, looked-after children and the benefits system (Glasgow) Thursday 26 September 2019

26th September 2019
Glasgow
This course looks at benefit issues where there is social work involvement with a child and their family. It covers kinship care and children looked after by the local authority...

Universal credit, ESA and the work capability assessment (Glasgow) Thursday 3 October 2019

3rd October 2019
Glasgow
This essential one-day course gives you an introduction to the work capability assessment that applies to employment and support allowance (ESA) and universal credit (UC). Assuming little or no experience...

Maximising benefits for rent (Glasgow) Tuesday 8 October 2019

8th October 2019
Glasgow
Thousands of tenants each year are evicted by social landlords, usually for rent arrears. Arrears are a growing problem as more people move from housing benefit to universal credit. This...

Social security law update (Glasgow) Wednesday 9 October 2019

9th October 2019
Glasgow
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...

Universal credit and young people (Glasgow) Thursday 24 October 2019

24th October 2019
Glasgow
With universal credit (UC) full service now rolled out everywhere, it is important to make sure you know when young people can claim UC. This course will help you advise...

Universal credit - effective claims (Glasgow) Tuesday 29 October 2019

29th October 2019
Glasgow
For some people, claiming universal credit is far from easy. But there are simple ways that you can help clients get their claim right first time. This practical course is...

Care-experienced young people and the benefits system (Glasgow) Wednesday 30 October 2019

30th October 2019
Glasgow
Many young people who have been ‘looked after’ by the local authority are excluded from income-related benefits. Instead the local authority is responsible for supporting them. This half-day course looks...

Students and benefits - an update (Glasgow) Tuesday 5 November 2019

5th November 2019
Glasgow
Make sure you know what benefit changes are in the pipeline and likely to affect students, in particular with the introduction of universal credit. The course is for advisers with...