Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Workshop – Devon, 7 March 2017

MCA and DoLS – Are you and your team confident when it comes to Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards?

During the CQC ‘State of Care’ launch, it was revealed: “Safety is our biggest concern – factors include staffing levels, understanding and reporting safeguarding concerns and poor medicines management.”

We have organised several MCA and DoLS training workshops over the coming months to support you and your staff teams to understand how the Mental Capacity Act and Safeguards impact people who have a learning disability and those supporting them within your services.

Using discussion, debate and case studies our highly experienced trainer will cover the following:

  • Increasing awareness of the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Understanding how the Act impacts people who have a learning disability and those supporting them
  • Understanding how the Safeguards impact on people who have a learning disability and those supporting them
  • Recent developments
  • Knowing where to access further sources of advice and support in relation to the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Discussion, debate and case studies

Feedback received:

“Great course, very enjoyable.  I’ve learnt a lot and will be able to disseminate to staff.”

“Very enjoyable, worthwhile and informative; the day went very quickly and I was engaged throughout.”

“This course will significantly inform my teaching with student nurses in the future.”

We have the following workshop available to book now:

  • 7 March 2017 – Devon

Further dates are being planned across other regions in England for the coming year.

Costs*:

  • £78 (ARC members)
  • £89 (Non-members)

*Please note that from 1 April 2017, prices will rise to £80 (ARC Members)/£95 (Non-members)

Book now:

To book your place please download this booking form and send to bookings@arcuk.org.uk.

Did you know?

This workshop is also available as an in-house workshop.  One of our highly knowledgeable trainers will come into your organisation and train up to fifteen members of your staff for the flat day rate of £595 (ARC Members) or £625 (Non-members), plus trainer’s travel expenses.  This offers a cost-effective and flexible way to deliver training to your team.  To discuss your needs, please contact us.

Contact us:

For more information about this workshop or to discussyour needs, please contact us.