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Conditionality and Sanctions Training (Edinburgh)

Thu 07 August 2014 @ 9:30am

Single parents are experiencing increased conditionality and sanctions when making a claim for jobseeker’s allowance. This course will enable you to understand what parents must do to ensure their claim runs smoothly and how sanctions can be avoided.

This course covers:

  • Making a claim for jobseeker’s allowance
  • The claimant commitment
  • Conditionality groups
  • Sanctions: how and why they can occur
  • Mandatory reconsideration
  • Appeals
  • Hardship payments

Each course costs £25 per person. All courses 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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