....value for money, interesting and relevant course content and excellent supporting notes.
Paul Clarke, Assistant Solicitor, Talbots Solicitors
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

Until 1/8/2020, free TV licences were a Universal Benefit to which all those aged over 75 were entitled.

Neil Arnott - 04/08/2020

A very welcome run on of legacy benefits for two weeks after natural migration to Universal Credit applies from 22/7/2020.

Neil Arnott - 04/08/2020

Prison Leavers – UC Overview

Neil Arnott - 04/08/2020

Not being married or in a civil partnership is usually a bar on claiming Bereavement Benefts.

Neil Arnott - 04/08/2020

To read more, click the article title.

Celebrating over 11 years of Advice & Support

 

Courses

Introduction to Welfare Benefits 2020

online full day course(over two half days) 15/09/2020 to 16/09/2020
online full day course(over two half days) 21/10/2020 to 22/10/2020

NEW Covid-19 Benefit Updater 2020 -2- Income Change and Universal Credit- employed- online course

online 10.30am-12pm 17/09/2020

NEW Covid-19 Benefit Updater 2020 -3- Income Change and Universal Credit- self employed- online course

online 10.30am-12pm 18/09/2020

Overview of Universal Credit 2020

online full day course(over two half days) 22/09/2020 to 23/09/2020

Benefits for Older People 2020

online full day course(over two half days) 28/09/2020 to 29/09/2020

Benefits and Mental Health 2020

online full day course(over two half days) 12/10/2020 to 13/10/2020

Universal Credit-the tricky parts 2020

online full day course(over two half days) 15/10/2020 to 16/10/2020

Housing Costs and Universal Credit 2020

online full day course(over two half days) 19/10/2020 to 20/10/2020

An Introduction to Debt Advice 2020

online full day course(over two half days) 19/10/2020 to 20/10/2020