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JCWI: OISC Level 1 (initial advice)

OISC Level 1 (initial advice) 2-day course

01/11/2017 10:00am to 02/11/2017 5:00pm

Venue: Central London TBC
Level: Basic
Location: London
CPD: 12
Trainer: Brendan Beder

This two-day course intends to provide a foundation to immigration law and is in line with the OISC Code of Standards and Guidance of Competence at Level 1. This course will be useful for those sitting the OISC Accreditation Assessment at Level 1. The course will be taught mainly by lecture, but with time for questions and a sample test paper

Course content

• an introduction to the structure of UK immigration control – who is subject to control; entry clearance and in-country application procedures
• sources of immigration law – the legislation; immigration rules; concessions and policies; and European law
• the main categories of entry and stay under the immigration rules
• the Points based System for working & studying in the UK
• visits, and family applications for settlement
• acquiring nationality through naturalisation and registration
• introduction to enforcement: criminal offences, removal and deportation, detention
• EEA rights of movement and residence
• an introduction to the European Convention on Human Rights and Refugee Protection.

NB: Attending this course will not in itself lead to accreditation or the OISC granting exemption or registration which is dependent on passing OISC audits and procedures.

Please note we strongly advise trainees to familiarise themselves with the OISC Code of Standards requirements and Guidance on Competence before attending the OISc courses. These can be found at )

To book this course, please visit

1 November 2017 - 10:00am - 2 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Central London
Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI)
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Booking Contact Details: 
Lucia 020 7553 7466
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Type of event:
Legal training