....adaptable to all client groups....
Barry J Pearce, Area Services Manager Assisted Living, Viridian Housing
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

A report called Welfare at a (Social) Distance, funded by the Economic and

Neil Arnott - 03/05/2021

A survey of Housing Associations by the National Housing Federation found- '60% of households claiming Universal Credit are in arrears, compared to 36% of

Neil Arnott - 03/05/2021

A High Court Case, R (Blundell & Ors) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, has ruled in favour of 4 claimants who were having large deductions taken from their Univ

Neil Arnott - 03/05/2021

The DWP has produced a short guide for private Landlords looking to considering renting to people on UC. Book now- 

Neil Arnott - 03/05/2021

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Paul Smeaton - 10/05/2021
Amir Khan - 06/05/2021
Carol Buckley - 04/05/2021
Celebrating over 12 years of Advice & Support

 

Courses

Introduction to Debt Advice 2021

online full day course(over two half days) am 17/05/2021 to 18/05/2021

Housing Costs and Universal Credit 2021

online full day course(over two half days) am 19/05/2021 to 20/05/2021
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) pm 26/05/2021 to 27/05/2021
online full day course(over two half days) am 22/09/2021 to 23/09/2021
online full day course(over two half days) am 08/12/2021 to 09/12/2021

Overview of Universal Credit 2021

online full day course(over two half days) am 08/06/2021 to 09/06/2021
online full day course(over two half days) am 18/10/2021 to 19/10/2021

Universal Credit-the tricky parts 2021

online full day course(over two half days) pm 16/06/2021 to 17/06/2021
online full day course(over two half days) am 10/11/2021 to 11/11/2021

Benefits for Carers 2021

online full day course(over two half days) am 23/06/2021 to 24/06/2021
online full day course(over two half days) am 24/11/2021 to 25/11/2021

Benefits and Mental Health 2021

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

Benefits for Older People 2021

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

Welfare Benefit Appeals 2021

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