Training, Welfare Benefits Unit


The Welfare Benefits Unit delivers an extensive training programme throughout the year consisting of our popular three-day introduction to Benefits and Credits along with a range of one-day courses.

We also offer bespoke training packages to suit your needs and requirements. Courses can be delivered at the Priory Street Centre in York or at a venue of your choice.

Contact us for more information.

“Training is always pitched at the right level with the correct level of detail.”


One Day Course Three Day Course
Voluntary Organisations £100 £255
Voluntary Organisations
outside North Yorkshire and York
£120 £315
Other Organisation (e.g. statutory sector, local authorities, lawyers) £130 £345

Please note:  Refunds will not be given for cancellations received less than 14 days before the training or for non-attendance.  Between 14 days and 28 days we will refund 50% of the fee.  Requests to transfer to another course will be treated as a cancellation if less than 14 days’ notice is given.

“Comprehensive training to support frontline advisers to deliver services to clients.”


All the training sessions in this programme will be held at the Priory Street Centre, Priory Street, York YO1 6ET.  There are very good Park and Ride services, local car parks (city centre prices) and the railway station is about a ten minute walk away. See map below.

Courses held in York run from 10am-4pm

“The updates and training that the Welfare Benefits Unit provides is always excellent.”


We give talks and presentations to a wide range of groups and societies. These can be tailored to suit an organisation’s individual requirements.

Contact us for more information and pricing.