Peterborough Council Learning & Development Services

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ASC/CS Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Venue
Sand Martin House Training Room, Ground Floor, Fletton Quays, Bittern Way
venue
Course Tutors
Victoria Lightfoot
tutors
Admin Contact
Workforce Development Team (workforcedevelopment@peterborough.gov.uk)
Target Audience
Frontline staff
target audience
Course Types
Classroom
Course categories
Adult Services / Private, Voluntary & Independent Sector
Subject
Adult Social Care / Children's Social Care
Course description
All staff in contact with adults who may lack capacity but particularly Health and Social Care Staff.
Training objectives
Learning outcomes

  • Recognise the 5 Key Principles of the capacity act

  • Examine the capacity assessment framework

  • Explore how to make Best Interest decisions

  • Be aware of Advanced Decision to Refuse Treatment

  • Be aware of the role of the Independent Mental Capacity

  • Be aware of the role of Lasting Power of Attorney and Court Appointed Deputy

  • Discuss the overlap between MCA and existing legislation

Additional Information
Enquiries
Start Date
Tuesday 26 November 2019
End Date
Tuesday 26 November 2019
Closing Date
Monday 25 November 2019
Times
09:30 - 13:00
Maximum Places
16 
Cost
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Number of Sessions
1