Universal Credit and Housing Costs Training - Coventry

Led by a Welfare Benefits legal advisor, this course will look in detail at how housing costs are paid in Universal Credit and identify the issues that are leading to rent arrears and in some cases eviction. You will obtain top tips and information on how to support your clients. Only £45+vat per person. Read more

ESA and Work Capability Assessments - Birmingham

Led by a Welfare Benefits Legal Advisor, this course will provide an introduction to ESA including New Style ESA. The course will also look in details at the work capability assessment process used in both ESA and UC. We will look at the points system and tactics to maximise the chances of a successful outcome to an ESA assessment. Only £45+vat per person. Read more

Challenging Decisions - Birmingham

Led by a welfare benefits legal advisor, this course will examine the way that welfare benefit decisions may be challenged. We will consider the process of challenging a benefit decision, considering a Mandatory Reconsideration initially and also how to lodge and prepare for an appeal at the First Tier Tribunal. Only £45.00 plus VAT per person Read more

Maximising Income for people on Universal Credit Training - Coventry

Led by a Welfare Benefits legal advisor, this course will look at how people on Universal Credit can maximise their income. We will examine key routes for doing this and when you can challenge decisions to achieve this. You will obtain top tips and information you can use from day 1 to support your clients to make Universal Credit work for them.  Only £45+vat per person. Read more

Universal Credit Sanctions and Claimant Commitments Training - Coventry

Led by a Welfare Benefits legal advisor, the main focus of this course is how people are sanctioned and how individuals can avoid this through seeking changes to their claimant commitment. You will also obtain top tips and information on how you can support someone who has been sanctioned. Only £45+vat per person. Read more

Benefits for EEA Nationals - Birmingham - both dates must be attended

Note this comprises 2 half days - Friday 12th July, 9.30am to 1pm and Wednesday 17th July 2019, 1.30pm to 5pm. This course looks at the rules regarding benefits for EEA nationals – we will consider residence rules, including the Habitual Residence Test and Right to Reside Rules. We will also consider derivative rights and family membership and offer practical tips on making a successful benefit claim. Only £90.00 plus VAT per person for both sessions. Read more

Personal Independence Payment Training - Coventry

Led by a Welfare Benefits Legal Advisor, this course will provide an overview of Personal Independence Payment. This course will cover who should apply, how to maximise your chances of success. The descriptors and points system. The medical assessment process and how a successful claim affects other benefits in payment. Only £45+vat per person. Read more

ESA and Work Capability Assessments - Coventry

Led by a Welfare Benefits Legal Advisor, this course will provide an introduction to ESA including New Style ESA. The course will also look in details at the work capability assessment process used in both ESA and UC. We will look at the points system and tactics to maximise the chances of a successful outcome to an ESA assessment. Only £45+vat per person. Read more