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Jan
23
Wed
2019
Energy Advice for Practitioners course @ Douai Pavilion
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The course aims to provide training, advice and useful information to practitioners that work with low income and vulnerable individuals. These include families, those with long-term health conditions and the elderly who are on low incomes.

Learners will know and understand the definition of fuel poverty, and how to advise and support the clients they work with, to reduce their home energy costs through a variety of ways.

This includes:

*   funding and grants available to those on low-incomes
*   how to compare costs, and switch supplier to get the best deal on your energy
*   grants available to those in debt with their energy
*   how to reduce energy costs at home by reducing the amount you use
*   how to register as a priority in case of a power cut
*   assistance from Thames Water for vulnerable individuals on low incomes
*   useful sources of further information

It is FREE to attend but place must be booked – click here to do so and for more information. This training free as it supported by West Berkshire Council Adult Community Learning.