Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Awareness workshop

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.”

Using discussion, debate and case studies the workshop 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.”

Costs:  (including a light buffet lunch)

  • £80 (ARC members)
  • £95 (Non-members)

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Did you know?

This workshop is available on an in-house basis?  You can hire one of our trainers to come into your organisation and train up to 15 people per session.  For the flat rate of £625 (ARC Members) or £725 (Non-Members) plus trainer’s expenses, we can deliver bespoke training at a time most convenient to you.  To discuss this option, please contact us.

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