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On-line Workshop: UC Housing Costs: Problem Areas


This workshop looks at the key problem areas UC claimants experience with the Housing Costs Element. Many claimants do not receive the correct amount but find it difficult to work out why.

This workshop will give participants the information they need to investigate what's gone wrong. Untidy tenancies, Bedroom Tax issues, Non-dependant Deductions, Being away from home.

WORKSHOP PLAN:

Who can get a Housing Costs Element
Untidy Tenancies
Being away from home
No tenancy agreement - being treated as liable
How is the Housing Costs Element worked out?
Bedroom Tax
Non-dependant deductions
Why an APA managed payment may vary / stop

Led by experts, this workshop is one in our range of online workshops that explore the detail of current Universal Credit  'hot topics'.


Designed to be engaging, informative and interactive, the workshop enables participants to gain a deeper understanding of the topic area.

Each workshop will last between 2- 3 hours, and will include a presentation, Q&A session, exercises to reinforce learning, discussion of useful tools and an action plan.

With a maximum of 16 on each workshop, participants have the opportunity to delve into some of the current issues affecting UC claimants so that they are able to offer appropriate help and advice.

DATES:

Wednesday 3rd February - 9.30am - 12.30pm

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IN-HOUSE OPTION:     

Book this session to be delivered in-house for up to 16 delegates for £595+vat. Interested? email us at training@housingsystems.co.uk


LEVEL:

Intermediate



 

 

 




 

Great course
"Booked this for our Income Team - everyone said how useful and informative it was.”
 
Essential
“I was surprised at how much I learnt - the case studies were really relevant."