Understanding Your Pension Changes (Virtual Learning) – 11th March 2024

This is a 90 minute virtual workshop run by Affinity Connect.  It is designed to provide employees within the NHS Pension scheme an overview of the key pension changes resulting from the public sector age discrimination ruling (sometimes referred to as the McCloud remedy).

Who is this course for?

It is aimed at employees who:

  • Joined the NHS Pension Scheme on or before 31 March 2012; and
  • Were a member of scheme on or after 1 April 2015; or
  • Who left service after 31 March 2012 but returned within 5 years.

Affinity Connect – Understanding your Pension Changes Online Course – Agenda


This course will cover:

  • NHS Pension Scheme retirement flexibilities that are available
  • Raise awareness of the key issues around the public sector age discrimination remedy
  • Explain terminology relating to the changes
  • The 2015 career average scheme and how final salary benefits are preserved
  • Understand when and how affected members will receive a choice on how to take their past benefits


This course is free to attend.  If you would like to book your place, please click on the link below.

Affinity Connect UPC (event-registration.co.uk)


We are also running two other sessions relating to pensions which may also be of interest….

Planning Your Retirement:  9th February 2024 09.30-12.00

Understanding Your Pension Tax Allowances:  1st May 2024 10.00-11.00