….enabled me to give clear instruction and guidance to the staff team.
Maxine Foster, Services Manager, Advance UK
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

Remember that under Universal Credit we have different conditionality groups(what the client needs to do to fulfill their claimant commitment and get benefit).





Neil Arnott - 04/09/2018

Remember UC is being rolled out to all areas by the end of December 2018.


Neil Arnott - 04/09/2018

The Supreme Court  has ruled in favour of a client with 4 children who had been refused Widowed Parents Allowance and Bereavement Payment after cohabiting with her deceased partner fo

Neil Arnott - 04/09/2018

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Lucy Mannings - 06/09/2018
Lucy Mannings - 05/09/2018
Ged Atkins - 31/08/2018
Frank Studley - 31/08/2018


Universal Credit 2018

Birmingham 24/09/2018
Manchester 25/09/2018
London 10/10/2018
London 19/11/2018
Cardiff 20/11/2018
Birmingham 26/11/2018
Manchester 27/11/2018

Introduction to Welfare Benefits 2018

London 01/10/2018
Cardiff 02/10/2018
Birmingham 08/10/2018
Manchester 09/10/2018

Benefits for Older People 2018

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

PIP 2018- challenging decisions- workshop

Birmingham 05/11/2018
Manchester 06/11/2018
London 12/11/2018
Cardiff 13/11/2018

Welfare Benefit Appeals 2018

London 03/12/2018
Cardiff 04/12/2018
Birmingham 10/12/2018
Manchester 11/12/2018