The Mental Capacity Act
Who should attend:
Anyone who would like an understanding of the Mental Capacity Act and how it affects their role as a worker. The course will explain the legislation in a clear, easy to digest format using case studies and examples to support delegates learning.
The course will cover:
- Who does the act affect?
- Mental capacity defined
- Core principles of the act
- Capacity assessments
- Examples of help that may aid a person to make their own decisions
- Deprivation of liberty
- Lasting & enduring powers of attorney
- Summary & practical actions required in the workplace
Course duration and assessment:
This training course is delivered over the course of half a day and concludes with a written assessment of knowledge.