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Benefits and training have been changing at an extraordinary pace of late.

 

Keep up to date with the latest changes to benefits by booking onto our online training courses, with 12 months free access to expert advice  after one course (2 x half day sessions). Alternatively, you can subscribe or renew access to our advice service by attending our next Benefits Update Webinar for £100 + VAT. Or just subscribe to our free monthly benefits news roundup below.

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Go to our news page for COVID-19-related and other benefits news

LATEST TRAINING NEWS

We are running our next BENEFITS UPDATE WEBINAR on Wednesday 12th May from 11am - 12pm.

This update, which will be led by three benefits experts - Will Hadwen and Lindsay Fletcher with David Stickland -  is FREE to anyone who has attended one of our 2 x half day courses in the past 12 months.

If that's not you, you can either book on here or sign up for any of our current courses (including 12 months direct access to our training & advice team) and the update webinar will be offered to you free next time.

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Benefits made simple

Welfare benefits law is complex and ever-changing. Our high quality, learner-centred courses will simplify the benefits system allowing you to guide your service users through the information maze.

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The Benefits Training Company is an independent organisation led by benefits trainer and consultant, David Stickland.

 

David ​and the team have delivered over 2000 courses to the advice sector over the last 12 years and all our trainers are recognised as experts in their field. Together they design and deliver welfare benefits courses as well as offering consultancy for national programs including those of Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG), Shelter, Citizens Advice and Advice UK as well as for many local authorities, housing associations, law firms, charities and others.

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  • We ​offer 12 months inclusive post-course access to expert benefits advice and support after 2 x half day online sessions of training or 1 day face-to-face

  • All our courses are interactive and engaging

  • Our trainers are specialists in both benefits and training

  • ​We offer comprehensive, regularly updated training packs or pdf alternatives

  • Our in-house courses can be tailored and booked to take place online from home or at your venue

  • Our courses can be priced to suit your organisation's budget

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We deliver online and face-to-face, open and in-house, welfare benefits training courses and consultancy to staff working with benefits claimants in public, private and community organisations. We offer training on all areas of the benefits and tax credit system, including recent changes. And all our 4-part and one day courses include 12 months ongoing access to our expert advice.

We run open and in-house courses, with 12 months access to specialist support, training and news updates on the following welfare benefits-related topics:

Universal Credit Overview  

 

 

Benefits for EEA Nationals  

UC Calculations (Half Day)

Limited Capability for Work (ESA/UC)    

Universal Credit in Depth  

Mental Health Awareness for the Advice Sector

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We can 100% recommend the quality of the trainers and the course content.

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Online breakout rooms worked brilliantly. I hope you will carry on with online training after lockdown.

What they say

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Great packs to refer back to, course easy to follow and presenters were friendly and interesting. Also really good value for money.

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I learnt a great deal to help me help my clients get what they are entitled to.

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Tony Stevens, Disability Rights UK

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Lesley, Stratton Advice Point

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Wendy, Citizens Advice South Warwickshire

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Janet, Irwin Mitchell LLP