...informative and relevant, it will help me assist my service users in a more efficient manner.
Antony Smith, Senior Housing Officer, Wandsworth 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

As detailed on our Benefit Rates poster 2021/22, from October 2021 the Government pl

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Furlough was introduced in Spring 2020, to stop people being laid off by their employers during lockdown.

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In April 2018, the government introduced a scheme for support for mortgage interest in the form of a loan.

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Latest Universal Credit statistics show- 5.9 million people on Universal Credi

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Courses

Benefits and Mental Health 2021

online full day course(over two half days) pm 29/09/2021 to 30/09/2021

Overview of Universal Credit 2021

online full day course(over two half days) am 11/10/2021 to 12/10/2021

Benefits for Older People 2021

online full day course(over two half days) pm 13/10/2021 to 14/10/2021
online full day course(over two half days) am 13/10/2021 to 14/10/2021

Introduction to Debt Advice 2021

online full day course(over two half days) am 20/10/2021 to 21/10/2021
online full day course(over two half days) am 15/11/2021 to 16/11/2021
online full day course(over two half days) am 30/11/2021 to 01/12/2021
online full day course(over two half days) am 13/12/2021 to 14/12/2021

Introduction to Welfare Benefits 2021

online full day course(over two half days) am 21/10/2021 to 22/10/2021
online full day course(over two half days) am 08/12/2021 to 09/12/2021

Universal Credit-the tricky parts 2021

online full day course(over two half days) pm 10/11/2021 to 11/11/2021
online full day course(over two half days) am 10/11/2021 to 11/11/2021

Welfare Benefit Appeals 2021

online full day course(over two half days) am 17/11/2021 to 18/11/2021

Benefits for Carers 2021

online full day course(over two half days) am 24/11/2021 to 25/11/2021

Housing Costs and Universal Credit 2021

online full day course(over two half days) am 13/12/2021 to 14/12/2021