This knowledge check is designed to allow you to check that your knowledge of bereavement benefits and ability to use information resources is at the level required to undertake type 2 casework under the Scottish National Standards for Information and Advice Providers. It will prepare advisers who are providing a type 3 advice service to be able to prepare bereavement benefit appeals and represent at tribunals quickly and effectively. It also tests knowledge of the Social Fund funeral payments and introduces planned reforms to the system of bereavement benefits.