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Conditionality and Sanctions Training (Edinburgh)

Thu 24 September 2015 @ 9:30am

Single parents are now required to be actively seeking employment once their youngest child turns 5 years. The move from income support to jobseeker’s allowance can be a difficult transition. If you are supporting single parents into employment then you will want to know how to get the best from the claimant commitment and the actions that must be taken to avoid a sanction being imposed.

This half day course covers:

  • The process of claiming jobseeker’s allowance
  • The importance of the claimant commitment
  • Conditionality groups
  • Sanctions
  • Hardship payments

This course costs £25 per person. The course will take place at One Parent Families Scotland, 13 Gayfield Square, Edinburgh EH1 3NX, and last three hours.

Cheque/Invoice Payments Available

To pay by cheque or to ask to be sent an invoice, just click on the “show other payment options” link above and click the “Pay Offline”button to register. Cheques should be made out to “One Parent Families Scotland”.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Cancellations must be made in writing or by email to rory.ross@opfs.org.uk. No refund can be given if the cancellation is made within 14 days (10 working days) of the course taking place. A 25% charge will made if the cancellation takes place prior to this. A substitute may be made but notification of this should be sent to rory.ross@opfs.org.uk.


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