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Mental Capacity Act 2005 in Practice

1-day training course on the Mental Capacity Act 2005

Outline

This one-day course is for qualified professionals and practitioners, and managers of health and social care services who need to have an in-depth knowledge and understanding of how to apply the key features of the Mental Capacity Act to their practice.

Description

By the end of the course participants will be able to:

  • Describe the 5 principles of the Act and give examples of how they would apply each of these
  • Consider how to effectively support people to make decisions
  • Explain the process for carrying out assessments of capacity
  • Describe their roles and responsibilities in making best interest decisions when people lack capacity
  • Effectively record the assessment and decision-making processes
  • Identify how people can plan for future care and treatment, including advance decisions, and describe the roles of the Court of Protection, Lasting Power of Attorney and Court Appointed Deputies
  • Describe the role and responsibilities of the Independent Mental Capacity Advocate Service.

Audience

Qualified professionals and practitioners, and managers of health and social care services

12 Dec 2018 09:30 - 16:30

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Date and Time

12 Dec 2018 09:30 - 16:30

Venue

Training Room 3, Trafford Town Hall

Trainer

Safe Choice