.... 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

The government want to hear your views on how PIP is working.

Neil Arnott - 17/08/2016

The new Secretary from State for Work and Pensions is Damian Green MP(taking over from the short lived Stephen Crabb MP). Other members of the team are-

Minister of State for Employment – Damian Hinds MP

Neil Arnott - 17/08/2016

From 28/7/2016, if a client expects to be absent from Great Britain for 4 weeks the above benefits are lost.

Neil Arnott - 17/08/2016

Latest appeal statistics show that that the number of appeals is increasing mainly due to Personal Independence Payment(PIP) ap

Neil Arnott - 17/08/2016

To read more, click the article title.

Rebecca Little - 05/08/2016
Paul Smeaton - 07/07/2016
Sally Harris - 07/07/2016
Ged Atkins - 01/07/2016


Introduction to Welfare Benefits 2016

Cardiff 26/09/2016
Birmingham 27/09/2016
London 28/09/2016
London 17/10/2016
Manchester 18/10/2016

Universal Credit 2016

Cardiff 10/10/2016
Birmingham 11/10/2016
London 12/10/2016
Manchester 19/10/2016

Maximising Housing Benefit 2016

Cardiff 07/11/2016
London 09/11/2016
Birmingham 14/11/2016
Manchester 15/11/2016

PIP 2016- challenging decisions- workshop

Manchester 16/11/2016
Cardiff 21/11/2016
Birmingham 22/11/2016
London 23/11/2016

Welfare Benefit Appeals 2016

London 06/12/2016
Manchester 07/12/2016
Cardiff 12/12/2016
Birmingham 13/12/2016