Mental Capacity Act and DoLS For Managers Training

This Mental Capacity Act and DoLS for managers training course aims to provide delegates with a clear understanding of their responsibilities as managers in relation to Deprivation of Liberties Safeguards (DOLS).

The training will also explain the Mental Capacity Act’s implementation through the industry.

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Course Summary

  • Introduction and explanation.
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation.
  • Awareness of MCA and DOLS.
  • Lawful and unlawful deprivation.
  • Awareness of Best Interest Decisions.
  • Understand how the MCA and DOLS impact and provide support for those with learning disabilities and mental health conditions.

Learning Outcomes

On completion delegates will have a significantly greater understanding of their legal requirements when issuing a DoLS.

Delegates will understand what constitutes a lawful deprivation and what is unlawful.


This course lasts approximately 6 hours.


Delegates will be issued with certificates of attendance valid for a period of 1 year.

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