WRITING THE SUBMISSION
This module teaches participants how to compose an effective written submission to a tribunal ahead of an appeal hearing. (Please note this module has been updated to reflect changes following the COVID-19 outbreak).
By the end of the course participants will:
• Know how to research and present legislation and case law;
• Know how to structure a written submission to set out the claimant’s case clearly and effectively;
• Be able to use a BTC template when working on future cases.
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 people of all ages who are affected by a health condition or a disability (note that a working age PIP case study is used). A working knowledge of Personal Independence Payment and the Work Capability Assessment is assumed. Participants should first attend Preparing for an Appeal Tribunal (1): Assessing the case and Preparing for an Appeal Tribunal (2): Reviewing the DWP submission before attending 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 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 have previously completed Parts 1 & 2 of this course. Please contact us for a discount code if you work for a community organisation with fewer than 5 full time staff.
|£35.00 + VAT|