This half-day online training course explains how the PIP claim process works and the importance of the PIP2 questionnaire. It looks at what makes a poor PIP claim, and how it can be optimised using the regulations, guidance and case law.

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This course covers the basics of UK and Scottish social security. It will help you identify which benefits are available to the people you work with to maximise entitlements.

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This course will help you understand what happens to benefit entitlement when someone goes into prison and when they are released.

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With so many people needing extra financial support through the coronavirus outbreak, giving the right advice about whether someone needs to claim UC or when to claim can make a huge difference. This course will help you give advice on the options and implications involved in moving from benefits and tax credits to UC.

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This half-day online training course explains how PIP entitlement ‘points’ can be scored if you show you cannot do something ‘reliably’. In this way, understanding reliability regulation 4 is vital to your understanding of who qualifies for PIP, and accordingly how you can support PIP claims and appeals.

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Make sure you know how recent benefit changes are likely to affect students during the coronavirus outbreak. This course is for advisers with a good working knowledge of the benefits and tax credits systems as they apply to students, and mainly updates advisers on changes, rather than on existing rules.

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Home working, social distancing and self-isolation present unique challenges to frontline workers.  This course is an opportunity to discuss how advisers and support workers can best help people navigate the process of claiming benefits and challenging decisions in this new way of working.

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This half-day online training course explains how the need for ‘aids and appliances’ can help establish and protect a PIP claim. The same rules can also reduce entitlements. This course helps you understand how these rules should be applied.

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This course gives an overview of benefits devolved and delivered by Social Security Scotland including future plans and the impact of the coronavirus outbreak. It explains how the entitlement rules and decision-making processes are different in the new Scottish system.

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This course aims to equip you with the practical knowledge you need to help your service users navigate universal credit and avoid potential pitfalls.

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This course looks at the universal credit (UC) rules that particularly affect ill or disabled people. It will equip you to advise clients about the transfer to UC.

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The coronavirus outbreak has seen a huge rise in benefit claims. This course helps you advise people who are furloughed, sick, self-isolating or shielding, and considers support for the self-employed.

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This course covers the basics of UK and Scottish social security. It will help you identify which benefits are available to the people you work with to maximise entitlements.

Interested in booking this course? Please click here to find out more.

Personal independence payment (PIP) is the main disability benefit for working-age people.  This course will give you an understanding of the main rules and help you identify people who may be entitled.

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With so many people needing extra financial support through the coronavirus outbreak, giving the right advice about whether someone needs to claim UC or when to claim can make a huge difference. This course will help you give advice on the options and implications involved in moving from benefits and tax credits to UC.

Interested in booking this course? Please click here to find out more.

There are temporary changes to the rules on disability living allowance, personal independence payment and attendance allowance due to the coronavirus outbreak. This course helps you get up to date with the changes, discus s tactics  and consider  recent Upper Tribunal decisions.

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Home working, social distancing and self-isolation present unique challenges to frontline workers.  This course is an opportunity to discuss how advisers and support workers can best help people navigate the process of claiming benefits and challenging decisions in this new way of working.

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This 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 in social security benefits, the course covers the ways that EEA nationals and their family members can overcome these barriers.

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This course is aimed at housing workers and advisers who need to understand how to manage universal credit to minimise rent arrears and reduce the threat of eviction and how to maximise and retain housing benefit.

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