MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

To become a member complete our booking form and email it to us. 

All in one place- continue training from your workplace with our complete package. 

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Universal Credit Calculator for Professionals
  • Give your clients a clear idea of how much Universal Credit they should be due in any assessment period.
  • Friendly 'visual' format.
  • Prompts to help you build expertise.
  • Updated by us over time as Law and practise changes.
  • Print screen option.

‘The format of the calculator is very user friendly and will help build up knowledge of how Universal Credit is calculated’  Angela Lall   Service Development Officer Viridian Housing 

‘A very useful resource to have because it is so clear and concise, whilst easy to use for all levels of competence around benefits.’ Natasha McCarthy   Income Welfare Officer Rhondda Housing Association

'Love it. Works really well, is very user friendly and the information provided is really good.’ Judith Blackwell  Rents Advisor Jephson Housing Association  

‘Easy to use & understand.  Print screen option was very useful' Nataša Andrewes   Tenancy Support Development Coordinator Sovereign

Updated Online Guides and Resources

Unique guides that are simple,  visual and regularly updated by us.  Also standard letters.  

'...very informative and easy to access' Susan Allport  Support Worker  Poole Council

'...oustanding ongoing support, so we always have the latest benefit information at hand.  It is good to be part of their community.' Steve Raw   Director DOSH

'Excellent source of informative information.' Lavern Austin-McQueen  Employment Support Officer  Affinity Sutton

Consultancy Forum

Consultancy help with your cases, from us.

'Using the Consultancy Advice Service has complimented my own knowledge, strengthened my resolve and tenacity in gaining reconsiderations of complex cases to the benefit of my customers... It is reassuring to have such a valuable resource.' Alison Taylor   Welfare Benefits Officer Spectrum Housing Group

'I have contacted Social Welfare Training multiple times since welfare reform was introduced – their consultancy is superb, simple to follow and potentially saves vulnerable clients from lengthy and distressing sanctions and appeals.'  Jane White    Mental Health Projects Manager  Hear Us

'I have been highly impressed with the support and consultancy advice given post course. It is very rare trainers take the time to answer queries so thoroughly and I look forward to my next training day with Neil.'  Luan Duffy   Landlord Services  Manager Corby Borough Council

Ongoing News

Extra information sent to you, as well as newsletters.

'...informative, relevant, and current  which I believe makes me a better informed and a more effective practitioner.'  Billy Waller   Community Assistant  Habitneg  

‘… the regular updates are useful in terms of a reminder of forthcoming changes and for information regarding what is happening in connection with assessments, etc, that can be passed on to clients.  It’s also good to know that all the resources are in one place and that if you encounter a tricky issue, a quick post on the forum will elicit a considered response.’ Angela Charles  Welfare Benefits Caseworker Cardiff Law Centre

'It's easy to think you're on your own...the Benefits News keeps us in touch with what everyone else is going through.' Jonathan Toye  Adviser West Norfolk Disability Information Service

Benefit Rates Posters

Large, detailed posters on benefits and the amounts you can expect to receive. Includes earnings replacement benefits, universal benefits and means tested benefits. 4 colour copies posted to you.

'I have distributed the Posters amongst our staff team and everyone has commented on how useful and informative they are. They are clear and easy to understand. This is  a very useful and functional tool to use in the office.'  Fredderick Akumu  Project Worker  A2 Dominion Housing

'...easy to understand, comprehensive and gives confidence in that the information is always bang up to date.'  Jeanette Gustafson Welfare Benefit & Money Advice Officer  Halton Housing Trust

'...an essential office tool for all.'  Christine Humphries  Project Worker Adullam Homes Housing Association