Addressing alcohol and drug-related issues: Reducing harm and supporting positive change.


Addressing alcohol and drug-related issues: Reducing harm and supporting positive change.


Employment and Support Allowance, Universal Credit and Personal Independence 6th&7th August 2022

  • Duration 6h
  • Total Enrolled 7
  • Last Update August 4, 2022


An introduction to the Universal Credit, Employment and Support Allowance and Personal Independent Payment system. 

It will enable participants to guide service users or clients through the benefits process and will provide an understanding of which benefit people should apply for. 

How do I apply? What should I expect from assessments? How do I challenge decisions? 


What Will I Learn?

  • Basic entitlements to UC, ESA and PIP.
  • How to start your application for the benefits
  • How your ESA and UC are calculated
  • What to expect from Work Capability Tests for those who cannot work due to ill-health
  • Who is entitled to PIP and what to expect from PIP assessments.
  • How to challenge decisions and where to find help and support with the appeal process.

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really good training and learn a lot new. Thanks



  • This is a virtual course delivered over zoom and the link is provided in the ‘description’ section.
  • You will be sent a reminder with joining instructions prior to the course.
  • Once you have attended the course you will need to return to this page and select 'complete course' to fill in a short course evaluation form, which will release your certificate of completion.
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