ASC/CS Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Advanced for PCC Practitioners Workshop

Venue - SMH Training Room, Ground Floor, Fletton Quays, Bittern Way
Course Tutors
James Codling
Admin Contact
Workforce Development Team (
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Course Types
Workshop, Classroom
Course categories
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Course description
For PCC & CPFT seconded staff.
Training objectives
Learning outcomes
Learning outcomes

• Understand the importance of human rights to health/social care and its interface with the MCA/DoLS
• Recognise duties and responsibilities regarding consent
• Identify legal responsibilities and practice implications under the Care Act, MCA and DoLS
• Understand how the MCA principles apply in supporting and involving people in decision-making
• Identify the decision/time specific nature of mental capacity
• Be able to record assessments of capacity and best interests in practice
• Identify legal arrangements that relate to the MCA/DoLS (LPA, Appointees, Deputies, Advance Decisions to refuse treatment) • Understand the role of IMCA’s
• Identify recording issues associated with restrictions and restraints in health and social care
Additional Information
Start Date
Tuesday 25 February 2020
End Date
Tuesday 25 February 2020
Closing Date
Monday 24 February 2020
09:30 - 16:30
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