Assessing Earned Income

Delivered live online

Next Running

5 March 2021 - SOLD OUT
New date:TBC


One day course


Delivered live online by a trainer


£995 plus VAT for up to 12 delegates

Assessing Earned Income

Course Overview

Tackle the major cause of housing benefit income errors, prevent subsidy losses and comply with legislation. Improve the way you approach and calculate housing benefit income assessments, as you learn how to process earned income from employed and self-employed earners.

Written by our experts with over 25 years of experience in local authority legislation, this live online course covers a range of learning relating to housing benefit income assessment. Topics include guidelines for calculating payments, improving accuracy, common pitfalls to avoid, as well as the relevant regulations.

This Assessing Earned Income live online course is available as a scheduled course or on demand for your organisation only. Each course will be delivered with a maximum of 12 delegates.

What you'll learn:

The course is delivered in 4 x 60 minute live online modules plus one pre-course e-learning module.

Module 1 – 60 Minute session

  • Employed earnings
  • Calculation of net earnings

Module 2 – 60 Minute Session

  • Applying the average to earnings

Module 3 – 60 Minute session

  • Self employed

Module 4 – 60 Minute session

  • Earning disregards
  • Changes

Who's it for?

HB customer service officers; appeals officers; team leaders; managers; subsidy officers; and staff involved in the HB decision making process.

How it's delivered: 

This course is delivered ‘live on-line’ with a trainer and can be accessed via a PC, Mac or Tablet. With live online, you can interact, ask questions and practice new skills – all without leaving your desk! Perfect for dispersed teams working from home.  


Please get in touch for a quote if you would like to book this live online course for your organisation only.