Housing Systems: Combating poverty and sustaining tenancies.
On-line Blended Learning: Mixed Age Couples

This Blended Learning combines an E-Learning course with an online Workshop and looks at the options for Mixed Aged Couple - including where a working age couple become a 'mixed age' couple.

The rules are very confusing, but there is little published information for claimants to help them make the right decisions. The Workshop will enable you to understand the issues so that you can help claimants make the right claim/s.


What happens when a claiming couple become a Mixed Age Couple
Which MACs can stay on legacy benefits?
Which MACs have options?
MACs and UC - maximising entitlement
Implications of wrong advice

Led by experts, this Blended Learning is one in our range of online training courses that explore the detail of current Universal Credit 'hot topics'.

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

You will complete an engaging E-Learning course, which will take approx 1.5 - 2 hours and then attend a 3 hour online workshop led by experts in the field. The workshop will include a presentation, Q&A session, exercises to reinforce learning, discussion of useful tools and an action plan.


Book this Blended Learning Session to be delivered in-house for up to 16 delegates for £795+vat. Interested? email us at training@housingsystems.co.uk


Intermediate / Advanced






Great course
"I really enjoyed the course.
The E-Learning was informative and used a variety of methods to explain the rules and help visualise and retain the detail.
The Workshop was also great. The delivery was well paced and used good examples. There was plenty of opportunity to participate and ask questions.” 
“Really enjoyed it. Very useful.
I now feel more confident when advising my older residents."