.... would highly recommend their service to others.
Alison Finn, Senior Benefit and Money Advice Office, East Riding of Yorkshire Council
Welcome to Social Welfare Training

We provide quality welfare benefits training and consultancy based on legal rights.

Our accredited training and resources support:
  • Poverty reduction
  • Tenancy sustainment
  • Independence for disabled people
  • Getting into work
  • Keeping up with Welfare Reform
  • Staff development

The Solicitors Regulation Authority(SRA) has authorised us to award Continuing Professional Development(CPD) points for solicitors attending our courses. Our allocated CPD reference is EJV/SWTL.

Latest News

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Neil Arnott - 03/04/2018

When clients are naturally migrated onto Universal Credit (due to a change of circumstance) they are being told that they need to send in sick notes and wait for a new Work Capability Assessment before a limited capability for work element (WRAG g

Neil Arnott - 03/04/2018

The DWP latest statistics say most work capability assessment decisions (including the medical which take around 14 weeks

Neil Arnott - 03/04/2018

UC- Housing Costs Update

Neil Arnott - 03/04/2018

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Louise Chilcott - 20/04/2018
Ged Atkins - 13/04/2018
Paul Smeaton - 13/04/2018


Housing Costs and Universal Credit 2018

London 24/04/2018
Cardiff 25/04/2018
Birmingham 30/04/2018
Manchester 02/05/2018

Benefits and Mental Health 2018 open

Cardiff 14/05/2018

Introduction to Welfare Benefits 2018

Birmingham 04/06/2018
Cardiff 06/06/2018
Manchester 20/06/2018
London 05/07/2018

Universal Credit 2018

London 11/06/2018
Cardiff 12/06/2018
Birmingham 18/06/2018
Manchester 19/06/2018
London 04/07/2018
London 17/09/2018
Cardiff 18/09/2018
Birmingham 24/09/2018
Manchester 25/09/2018
London 10/10/2018

Benefits for Older People 2018

London 15/10/2018
Cardiff 16/10/2018
Birmingham 29/10/2018
Manchester 30/10/2018