MCA and DoLS Awareness

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MCA & DoLS Awareness course.

Mental Capacity Act 2005 & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

 

Description

 

This awareness course has been designed to provide learners with an overview of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and the implications they have for the service user and service provider.

 

The aims of this course are to provide an understanding of the current legislation and is aimed at anyone working with or with a duty of care for vulnerable adults.

 

This course will therefore be beneficial to workers in a variety of healthcare settings, including care homes, nursing homes, supported living, hospitals or rehabilitation centres.

 

The course will teach delegates what is meant by mental capacity and the five core principles of the Act.

 

Delegates be able to define deprivation of liberty and understand the assessment and authorisation process.

 

 

Duration

 

2 hours.

 

Course content

 

  • The Mental Capacity Act (MCA)
  • The Purpose of the MCA
  • Meaning of mental capacity
  • When to Assess mental capacity?
  • Assessment of Capacity
  • The 5 Underpinning Principles of Assessment
  • Best Interest Decisions
  • Carer Liability
  • Recording Your Practice
  • The MCA Code of Practice
  • Advance Decisions
  • Decision making process documentation
  • What is a Deprivation of Liberty?
  • MCA and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS)
  • DoLS - Bournewood Case
  • Purpose of DoLS
  • Who Does it Apply To?
  • Lawful Deprivation of Liberty
  • Deprivation of Liberty Assessment process
  • The 2014 Supreme Court Acid Test judgement​
  • The Managing Authority
  • The Supervisory Body
  • Standard Authorisation
  • Independent Mental Capacity Advocates
  • Urgent Authorisation
  • DoLS Code of Practice Aims
  • Suspicion of Deprivation of Liberty

 

Cost

 

Please contact MEDISAFE TRAINING today on 01112111 716191 2181217 for a very competitive unbeatable quote.

 

Assessment

 

Assessment is ongoing by the instructor.

 

Certification

 

A certificate of attendance from MEDISAFE TRAINING will be emailed within 48 hours to the lead person subject to successful completion of the course by the delegate. Hard copy certificates can be provided at additional cost per certificate.

 

Important Information

 

Please note that the candidates should have satisfactory English literacy and numeracy skills to understand the course and to complete any assessments.

 

 

  • The training room should be quiet and of appropriate size.
  • Staff should be off work and not expected to be on duty.
  • Staff attending should remain on the course for the entire duration of the training course.

MEDISAFE TRAINING 31 Frederick Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 3HH

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