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Introduction to Benefits

13th October, 2020 | 10:00am

This one day course will familiarise you with the structure of the current benefits system in Northern Ireland, categories of benefits and the basic principles of disputing a benefit decision.

It is designed to inform staff who are working with clients impacted by the benefit system. This course is the ideal starter for those who wish to obtain a basic knowledge to enable them to navigate the system on behalf of their clients.

Online | 13th & 15th Oct 2020 | 10am – 12pm | £70

What does the course cover?

  • The benefits system in Northern Ireland.
  • Categories of benefits.
  • Basic principles of disputing a benefit decision.

Who is it for?

This training is designed for people who want a introduction to the benefits system or who work with clients impacted by benefits. It is also a useful introduction to benefits for non-benefits advisers.

How does it work?

Delivered by our expert training team, the lesson will include an online presentation, written resources and discussion.

What are the benefits of online learning?

  • Varied

You will enjoy a blend of learning styles, including face to face learning, discussion and interactive activities.

  • Flexible

You can join the training in an environment that suits your arrangements, complimenting a flexible working environment.

  • Supported

You will receive ongoing support provided by your tutor, underpinned by Law Centre NI's expert legal and policy team. You will also enjoy the support and social interaction of other learners during group study.


For more information on costs and bookings, please use the form below, or contact our training team at | (028) 9024 4401.

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