Course Title Mental Capacity Act
Level: Other
Code BS124

Overview of the Course

 

 Mental Capacity Act

 

This course will give you an awareness of the importance of the Mental Capacity Act and what impact it has on providing care and support for vulnerable individuals.

It is recommended that you complete the DoLLs course alongside the Mental Capacity Act course.

 

DoLLS

 

This course will give you an awareness of the importance of the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and what impact it has on providing care and support for vulnerable individuals.

 

It is recommended that you complete the Mental Capacity Act course alongside the DoLLs course.

 

Course Content

Outline of the Act

5 Principles

Assessing Capacity

2 Stage test of capacity

Excluded decisions

Lasting Power of Attorney

Advance Decisions to Refuse Treatment

Integration with the Children Act

Record Keeping

Court of Protection

Independent Mental Capacity Advocate

Best Interest Decisions

Qualification

Certificate of Development

Details

Start Date(s) Day Time Cost Duration Subsidised? Location
This course can be run for groups of staff on or off site at a date and time to suit your business needs. Please enquire Please enquire £30.00 1 session False Bury Town Centre

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