Introduction to benefits for student advisers

This one-day course equips advisers and frontline workers who are new to benefits with a basic knowledge of social security benefits and tax credits and explains which ones further and higher education students can claim.

The course aims to give participants:

  • Knowledge of the benefits and tax credits systems
  • Awareness of benefits available in different circumstances
  • Definitions of full-time study and part-time study for benefits
  • A good knowledge of which students can claim benefits and tax credits including universal credit
"Course content and delivery excellent and very informative."

Participants on this course will get a FREE copy of our Benefits for Students in Scotland Handbook 2017/18.