Updated for 2015, this course is aimed at professionals working with single parent families who want to understand how universal credit will affect their clients. Work and Pensions Secretary, Iain Duncan Smith announced that there will be an accelerated rollout of universal credit to all Jobcentres and local authorities across the country from early 2015.
The course covers:
- The application process
- Timetable for introduction
- The individual elements that make up universal credit
- How the calculation works
- Sanctions and hardship payments
No previous benefit knowledge is required.
This course costs £25 per person. The course will take place at Choices – One Parent Families Scotland, Choices, One Parent Families Scotland, 100 Wellington Street, Glasgow G2 6DH, and last three hours.
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