Preparing for a PIP/ESA Appeal Tribunal (Cumbria)

Wednesday, 23 May, 2018   9:45am - 4:15pm
Appleby-in-Westmorland
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Standard rate £150 + VAT

Voluntary organisations with fewer than 5 paid staff should contact us for a discount before booking.

£150.00 + VAT

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This course, run in partnership with Age UK Carlisle & Eden examines the process of preparing a client for a first-tier Tribunal and provides a thorough grounding in how to construct an effective written submission when working on a PIP or ESA case.

By the end of the course participants will:

  • Understand the legal framework that underpins the decision making and appeals system;
  • Understand the Tribunal Procedure Rules;
  • Be able to assess a DWP submission;
  • Know when and how to get further evidence;
  • Be able to find relevant legislation and case law in support of an appeal;
  • Have explored tactics including negotiating with the DWP before the appeal hearing;
  • Be able to construct the best written submission to the Tribunal;
  • Be able to describe what people should expect to happen on the day of the appeal hearing including who will be present and their roles;
  • Understand what happens after the appeal hearing and when there may be grounds to appeal to the Upper Tribunal;
  • Have access to advice regarding any course-related question for 12 months after the course.

Please read the attached BTCTerms document (see Documents tab above) before booking. By completing the online form, you are agreeing to our Terms & Conditions.

Any problems booking, please contact ali@benefitstraining.co.uk

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Appleby-in-Westmorland