Social Welfare Entitlements – Preparing for Retirement - Webinar


This webinar exists to de-mystify the Irish Social Welfare system particularly in relation to PRSI contributions and benefits. It covers how to calculate your State Pension Contributory entitlement and how to keep your record going in order to maximise your benefit.

Venue details:  
Webinar, , Online
Start date & time:  
11 December 2019 13:00
End date & time:  
11 December 2019 14:00
Price: €37.50  (€30.00 Member price)
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Product type:  
CPD online course
Leadership, management and personal impact

Who should attend

This course is suitable for everyone who wants to know more about their PRSI contributions, their social welfare entitlements and how to ensure they maximise their contributions.

Course overview

  • Outline of PRSI system
  • Details of classes of PRSI and benefits associated with each
  • Keeping your PRSI record going
  • How to claim your entitlements

Key learning outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand their Social Welfare entitlements
  • Calculate the amount of the State Pension Contributory they are entitled to
  • Access pensions from other jurisdictions if they have worked abroad
  • Be aware of upcoming changes in Social Welfare system

Retirement Planning Council of Ireland

The Retirement Planning Council of Ireland provide support, information and guidance to people planning for retirement. Having worked with organisations and individuals across Ireland for over 40 years, they offer practical courses and seminars that talk through the financial and lifestyle changes retirement can bring and help people prepare for the time ahead.