Showing posts from December, 2015

Great Customer Feedback - Ending the year on another high

We delivered our last course of 2015 this week and the delegate feedback is fantastic.  To be honest we expect great feedback but its always reassuring when it arrives.  A great way to end 2015.

Delegate feedback included:

"Delivered Well - Useful"

"Very Good - Excellent"

" Excellent and thought provoking"

"Good fun ways to make learning more accessible"

" A very interesting day"

" Interesting and informative"

" Very informative, fun, relaxed"

" lots of good ideas and quite thought provoking - very enjoyable"

Every one at Concrew Training is looking forward to more in 2016

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20% Discount for January 2016

Book a Concrew Training one-day good practice workshop, training course, for delivery on your premises and get 20% off our standard prices.

This means our high value high quality pre developed one day training courses are now available from under £60+vat per person.

The above price is based on a course for 20 delegates in central England with the client providing venue, equipment, refreshments and printing materials from PDF files we supply.


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Understanding Welfare and Tax Benefits 2016

The UK Chancellor of the Exchequer announced, on 25 November 2015, a number of far reaching welfare benefit and workplace benefit measures as part of the Autumn Statement and Spending Review.
There are huge implications for a wide range of people with a £12 billion austerity package now being drawn up by the Department for Work and Pension.
All those involved in providing help, advice and guidance to members of the community need to understand how the latest changes impact on welfare and tax benefits work and ensure the support and signposting they give is correct. 
Given the complexities of the benefits and tax credit system, this is never easy but this fun filled lively course highlights the key benefits and changes and provides a useful reference manual too
Here’s a brief flavour of some of the changes:-
The tax credit income threshold of £6,420 and taper rate of 41% of gross income will no longer change from April 2016.From April 2016 the amount by which a tax cr…