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Mental Capacity Act & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards


To introduce learners to the mental capacity act 2005 and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguard.


At the end of the session the learner will be able to:

  •  Understand what mental capacity is and how to act can help people who lack capacity
  •  Understand what deprivation of liberty is and how deprivation of liberty safeguards can help people who lack capacity.

Duration:    3 hours

Course content:

  •  What is mental capacity?
  •  What does the mental capacity act tell us?
  •  What is not covered by the act?
  •  What is best interests?
  •  How to assess capacity
  •  What is deprivation of liberty?
  •  Why do we need safeguards?
  •  When can safeguards be used?
  •  The code of practice

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