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  1. Benefits for EEA Nationals

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    This one day course provides a complete understanding of when a European Economic Area national is entitled to welfare benefits and tax credits. Being run in partnership with The Benefits Training Company the course includes access to 12 months ongoing advice and support from The Benefits Training Co, via phone and email.

    PLEASE BOOK EARLY: We confirm/cancel courses three weeks in advance. Book your place early to give us an accurate idea of delegate numbers and to avoid disappointment.

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  2. Benefits for Older People

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    This course provides a comprehensive overview of the benefits that can be claimed by older people. We can tailor the course content to meet the specific needs of the group.

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  3. Benefits for Students

      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    This one-day course explains the restrictions that affects students when claiming benefits. It looks at the student eligibility rules for a number of benefits as well as the effect of student funding on Universal Credit (UC).

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  4. Challenging Housing Benefit Decisions

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    This one-day course focuses on the more complicated areas of Housing Benefit and how to challenge decisions effectively. A good working knowledge of Housing Benefit is assumed.

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  5. Debt Advice: An Introduction

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    Run in partnership with The Benefits Training Co., this one-day course provides an overview of the debt advice process and helps staff support tenants and service users with debt problems. For delegates attending our public training, the course includes access to 12 months ongoing advice and support from The Benefits Training Co. via phone and email.

    PLEASE BOOK EARLY: We confirm/cancel courses three weeks in advance. Book your place early to give us an accurate idea of delegate numbers and to avoid disappointment.

    If you would like this training delivered to a group of 5 or more staff at your premises, please enquire below or phone Alexa on 0344 515 1155. Please note this option does not include the 12 months advice offer. We can tailor the course content to meet the specific needs of the group.

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  6. Domestic Violence and Welfare Benefits

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory

    This course gives an overview of the benefit system to anyone supporting women affected by domestic violence and prepares them for the introduction of universal credit.

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  7. Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Intermediate
      • CPD: 5

    This practical course provides a comprehensive and practical guide to Employment and Support Allowance (ESA). It looks at the assessment process and how to trouble-shoot typical problems.

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  8. Exempt Accommodation in Housing Benefit

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory

    This course is designed to explain the legislation and principles used by Local Authorities in deciding which accommodation is classed as Exempt or Specified Accommodation and how the eligible rent is decided in “enhanced HB” cases.

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  9. Financial Capability for Advisers

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    This course trains advisers/staff to provide advice and assistance to residents in the areas of budgeting, managing their finances and debts and to understand the complicated Universal Credit system. There have been substantial changes to the Welfare and Housing Benefit systems particularly with the introduction of the Universal Credit which are having significant implications for claimants.Universal Credit is paid to claimants on a monthly basis. This immediately raises issues for some residents in being able to budget and manage their money and pay their housing costs.

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  10. Housing Benefit and Discretionary Housing Payments

      • Duration: 1 day(s)
      • Level: Introductory
      • CPD: 5

    This practical course provides an understanding of who is eligible for Housing Benefit and examines the system of Discretionary Housing Payments. It includes how amounts are worked out, claimed and paid.

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In-house training
Courses delivered at a time and location to suit you for groups of six or more of your staff.

Public training
Attend a public course on a date that suits you in central Bristol, Birmingham, London, Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield and York.

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