4 support services available across this Council
This exciting new national qualification was piloted last year, receiving high praise from both new and experienced advisers, wishing to refresh their advice knowledge and competence. The 10-day course covers all the skills, knowledge, processes and practice of providing multi-channel advice. It is taught via a face-to-face, on-line, placement, and distance learning approach allowing opportunities for application, including completion of forms for social security and tax credits.
25 September - 18 December 2019
2nd Floor, Westgate House
2-4 Queen Street
Law Centre NI works to promote social justice in Northern Ireland, using the law as a tool for social change. Since 1977, we have delivered free and independent legal services in social welfare law areas. Our services – legal advice, casework, representation before tribunals and courts – are available to the public and also to advisers working in the advice sector in Northern Ireland.
This one-day course focuses on better mandatory reconsideration writing, advocating to the department and preparing a case up to appeal.
A foundation knowledge of PIP, ESA and Universal Credit is required for participants.
This three-day course will fully equip advisers with the knowledge and skills needed to successfully and professionally represent their clients at the first tier Social Security Tribunal.