Benefits & Welfare Reform
Training PackagesWe offer training packages and single courses to future proof your knowledge of the Social Security system and prepare you for welfare reform. This includes:
- The Welfare Reform Training Programme
- An Overview of Welfare Reform and the Mitigations Package
- An Introduction to Universal Credit
- An Introduction to Personal Independence Payments
- The State Retirement Pension for Beginners
- What You Need to Know About Child Maintenance
|Course Title||Course Length|
|An Introduction to Older People’s Benefits||2 Day Course|
|An Introduction to Younger People’s Benefits||1 Day Course|
|An Overview of Younger People’s Benefits||½ Day Course|
|An Overview of Older People Benefits||½ Day Course|
|Understanding State Retirement Pension||2 Day Course|
|State Pension Reform||½ Day Course|
|An Overview of Welfare Benefits (Existing System)||½ Day Course|
|An Introduction to Benefits and Tax Credits (Existing System)||1 Day Course|
|Overview of Welfare Reform and PIP||1 Day Course|
|Impact of Welfare Reform on People with Disabilities||½ Day Course|
|Overview of the Impact of Welfare Reform||½ Day Course|
|Financial Inclusion and Welfare Reform||½ Day Course|
Further information about our bespoke training can be found here
Vocational Training in Welfare RightsThe Legal Advice qualifications offered by Advice NI include units on ‘Providing Initial Legal Advice in Welfare Rights’ and ‘Providing Legal Advice and Casework in the Area of Welfare Rights’ which can be studied within the full qualifications or as stand-alone units. See our Vocational Qualifications section.
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Training participant, 2015
A wealth of information and a very useful comparison on where we are with all benefits and where we are going. I feel prepared for Welfare Reform
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