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Universal Credit Calculations (half-day)

mardi, 8 novembre '22   09:45 – 12:45 GMT


This is a half-day course, run over a single morning.


  • How to calculate Universal Credit
  • Practising calculating Universal Credit

This half-day course looks at the Universal Credit calculation and uses the Benefits Training Co. calculation sheet to learn and practise how to complete UC calculations based on a range of typical scenarios. It enables participants to complete UC calculations accurately and without the need to use computer software.

By the end of the course participants will:

  • Understand how Universal Credit is calculated.
  • Be able to identify the elements that make up a maximum award.
  • Know how different types of income and capital are assessed in UC.
  • Be able to calculate UC accurately on behalf of clients and service users.

Intended audience
This course is for participants with a working knowledge of the benefits system and some knowledge of universal credit is helpful. If you are new to universal credit you should first attend our universal credit overview course.

What you will need
You will need a Wi-Fi connection and a suitable device to access the internet. Prior to the event, BTC will email you a link which you should use to join the event.

Certificates & post course support
Named participants completing the whole course will receive an e-certificate and regular benefits news updates and guarantees access our free 6 months post-course advice service.

Niveau : Standard


This online course is run over Zoom. In the week before the course, you will receive an email with Zoom link and access the supporting materials. You will need to download (or print) the pack (and slides, if you wish) before each part of the course, unless you have selected a printed pack when booking.

You will need a good wifi connection and a suitable computer/laptop to access both the Zoom session and the pack throughout. You may wish to use a separate device for the pack (or split your screen) if you cannot or do not wish to print.

We recommend participants log in a few minutes beforehand. You may also wish to have a pen and paper handy to make notes.



1 ticket with downloadable materials

This ticket covers the whole half day course.
£75.00 + TVA

1 ticket with with printed pack

This ticket includes the cost of printing and delivery of a printed pack to your given address in advance. It is only available to those who book AT LEAST one week before the first training date.
£100.00 + TVA