Benefits Newsletter for Professionals December 2013.

The roll out of PIP and Universal Credit is continuing and you are telling us that many of your clients are being sanctioned. 

Attached is free copy of the Benefits Newsletter for Professionals December 2013.from Social Welfare Training. Social Welfare Training December 2013 newsletter

Headlines this month are-

  • Exemptions for the Bedroom Tax for Universal Credit and HB
  • 580,000 Benefit Sanctions Issued!
  • Rollout of Universal Credit
  • What to Advise Clients About Digital Claims

Training Programme- one day courses                                        

Housing Costs– Universal Credit– Welfare Reform  

Cardiff 9/12/2013                     

Birmingham 10/12/2013                            

London  11/12/2013


Introduction to Welfare Benefits 2014  

Cardiff  24/2/2014                      

Birmingham 25/2/2014                                         

London 26/2/2014       


Benefit Updater- Welfare Reform 2014 

Cardiff  24/3/2014                     

Birmingham 25/3/2014                                         

London 26/3/2014 


Universal Credit- Welfare Reform 2014

Cardiff  31/3/2014                      

Birmingham 1/4/2014                                         

London 2/4/2014 


Personal Independence Payments- Welfare Reform 2014 


Cardiff  28/4/2014                      

Birmingham 29/4/2014                                         

London 30/4/2014 

Duration 1 day – 10am- 4pm. Cost £155/£125/£210  Course includes course guides for each participant,  Benefit Rate Posters,  certificate of attendance, lunch/ refreshments,  a post course on line discussion forum where staff can get one to one help with an expert and regular monthly newsletters.  5.25 hours Continuing Professional Development(CPD) points for solicitors attending.  Social workers can choose to count courses towards their professional development.


Neil Arnott

Social Welfare Training Limited

Company No. 08444947

Tel. 0117 9514 337


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