MCA & DoLS Online Training

£16.00 Inc VAT

This online course provides background to the MCA and its relationship to DOLS and how those working within the care sector can ensure compliance whilst carrying out their job role.

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Description

This MCA & DoLS Online Training aims to improve knowledge around The Mental Capacity Act (MCA) which came into force in 2007 and was designed to strengthen the protection of vulnerable adults. This was followed by The Deprivation of Liberties Safeguards (DOLS) being implemented in 2009.

This online course provides background to the MCA and its relationship to DOLS and how those working within the care sector can ensure compliance whilst carrying out their job role.

Candidates will also gain an understanding of how to keep the best interests of those that they care for who may or may not be able to consent.

  • Developed by professionals
  • Accredited by The CPD Accreditation Group
  • 100% online, learn at your own time and pace
  • Translates into over 100 different languages
  • Instant certificate downloaded

Who is it for?

This training is suitable to all staff working within Health and Social Care.

  • Care workers, care assistants and PA’s
  • Registered nurses
  • Social care workers
  • Housing workers
  • Family members

When will I get access?

Once purchased you will be sent your login details within 24 hours.

How long will it take to complete?

This course will take roughly an hour to complete, however you can as take little or as much time as you wish.

What will I learn?

  • Understand the key principles of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Define “capacity”
  • When to Assess
  • Principles of Assessment
  • Carer Liability
  • Recording Your Practice
  • Advance Decision
  • What is Deprivation of Liberty?
  • Deprivation of Liberty Assessment

How are your courses assessed?

Once you have completed all of the knowledge sections of the course you will be presented with a multiple choice test.

The answers are marked instantly so you will know immediately whether you have passed or not.

If you don’t pass don’t worry, you will be able to re-take the test again at no extra charge.

When will I get my certificate?

Once you have successfully passed our course you will be able to download and print your certificate immediately.

As this course has been accredited by the CPD Group your certificate will contain the CPD logo and unique reference number.