PIP (Part 1): Overview & eligibility

Monday, 20 July '20   10am - 11am
Details

Aims
This module teaches the main eligibility rules for PIP. It enables participants to understand who should claim PIP and who should be getting Attendance Allowance or Disability Living Allowance instead.

Objectives
By the end of the course participants will:
• Understand the basic eligibility rules for PIP including the age rules, the residence and presence rules and the required period rules;
• Know who should remain on Disability Living Allowance and who are not required to claim PIP;
• Know who should claim under the special rules;
• Be aware of how PIP is affected when a claimant enters hospital and other residential settings.

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.

Intended audience
This course is for staff working with working age people who are affected by a health condition or a disability. No previous experience is required although a working knowledge of the wider benefits system is helpful.

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 info@benefitstraining.co.uk

Tickets

Cost
4-part discount price (per module)
To book onto all 4 parts of this course, select this discounted price then click VIEW SELECTIONS and SELECT MORE to add the other modules.
£30.00 + VAT
Single module price
For one - three modules only
£35.00 + VAT