Mental Capacity Act & DoLS Training

This Mental Capacity Act & DoLS training course is aimed at people who have a duty of care towards vulnerable adults. The course will teach delegates what is meant by mental capacity and the five core principles of the Act.

The course is suitable for all levels of care staff.

The course was well explained, the real life examples made it easier to understand.

Mental Capacity Act & DoLS Training Course Summary:

  • Define and discuss what the term mental capacity means
  • Discuss and state who is affected by the Act and how consent is gained
  • Discuss and evaluate the five core principles of the Act
  • Discuss how mental capacity is assessed
  • Discuss the role of the Court of Protection
  • Define the term Deprivation of Liberty
  • Discuss Safeguards including risk assessments
  • Discuss the assessment and authorisation process under Deprivation of Liberty

Training FAQ's

Where Do You Deliver The Training?

We can cover the whole of the UK, we also have our own venues in the Midlands and London. We are also able to deliver theory only sessions virtually using Zoom.

How Do You Deliver The Training?

We will deliver the training at your premises for a group of up to 12 delegates, we also offer open courses for individuals which can be booked below if available.

Who Is This Training For?

This training is for anyone working within the health and social care sector.

How Many Can Attend Training?

We will run this course for a maximum of 12 delegates – however for larger groups we can either provide multiple trainers on the same day or run multiple days to get everyone trained.

Who Will Conduct The Training?

One of our expert tutors, these are eall care workers with an abundance of first hand care experience and knowledge – so you’ll be in great hands!

We will let you know who is doing the training in advance, you can check out their skills and experience by finding them on our meet the team page.

DURATION

This course lasts approximately 3 hours.

CERTIFICATION

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

Online Booking

Please find our full list of open courses available for you to book onto.

Click the links below for more information on our venues

  • Stoke on Trent
  • London
  • Virtual Classroom

We are taking every precaution to keep delegates safe during COVID19. Social distancing will be in effect with reduced class numbers.

Hand sanitizer, disinfectant wipes and spray, aprons, gloves and face-shields will all be provided – we only ask you bring a mask and a focussed attitude ready to learn.

See you all soon.

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