THE MEDICAL ASSESSMENT & DWP DECISION
This module looks at how to prepare a claimant for the medical assessment and what to do in cases where the claimant is unhappy with the DWP decision.
By the end of the course participants will:
• Be able to help claimants who have difficulty attending the medical;
• Have an awareness of the questions that are likely to be asked at the medical assessment;
• Understand the mandatory reconsideration and appeals process and how to help claimants who are without other income.
Methods of delivery
This course is delivered online live with a BTC trainer. It is a practical course delivered using a combination of trainer presentation, exercises and case studies, group discussion and games. Participants will be provided with e-learning supporting material including PowerPoint slides and a comprehensive training pack.
This course is for staff working with working age people who are affected by a health condition or a disability. Participants should first complete the modules Limited Capability for Work (1): Overview & eligibility and Limited Capability for Work (2): The assessment process before completing this module.
Certificate and post course support
You will receive an e-certificate for each full course (Parts 1-4) you complete. To be eligible for access to our free 12 months post-course advice service (including monthly webinars) you will need to complete four BTC online course modules. Although we advise completing Parts 1-4 of this course, you can combine any 4 parts of any BTC course for access to support.
What you will need
Post booking, you will receive a Zoom link and the pack attachments by email. Please download the attachments before logging in. We recommend you use the link to login 15 minutes before the event. You will need a Wi-Fi connection and a suitable device to access the internet. You may also wish to have a pen and paper to make notes.
Terms & conditions
Booking onto the course implies acceptance of our Terms. Please ensure you have read the attached Terms & Conditions document before booking.
Any questions or problems with booking, please contact Vicci or Ali via firstname.lastname@example.org
4-part discount ( price per individual module)
Choose this option, then click VIEW SELECTION and SELECT MORE to book onto all 4 parts of this course.
|£30.00 + VAT|
Price per individual module PLEASE NOTE Participants should complete Parts 1 & 2 before attending this module.
|£35.00 + VAT|