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Introduction to welfare rights (Glasgow) Monday 13 January to Friday 17 January 2020

13th January 2020 to 17th January 2020
Glasgow
This is essential training if you are starting off as a welfare rights adviser or need a good understanding of the benefits system. It introduces you to the key resources...

Benefits overview (London) Tuesday 3 September 2019

3rd September 2019
London
This one-day introductory level course provides an overview of the benefits and tax credits system and examines how the system has changed with the introduction of universal credit. The course...

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...

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...

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...

Income maximisation for older people (Glasgow) Thursday 21 November 2019

21st November 2019
Glasgow
Older people commonly do not claim all they are entitled to. This course gives you an introduction to pension credit and aims to help you with effective benefit checks to...

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...

Introduction to benefits for student advisers (Glasgow) Tuesday 19 November 2019

19th November 2019
Glasgow
This one-day course equips advisers and frontline workers who are new to benefits with a basic knowledge of social security benefits, including universal credit and tax credits, and explains which...

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...

PIP and attendance allowance - an introduction (Glasgow) Thursday 30 January 2020

30th January 2020
Glasgow
This one-day course gives you an introduction to personal independence payment (PIP) and attendance allowance (AA), both vitally important benefits for people with disabilities. This introductory course is aimed at...