Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

This course describes in detail the many facets and procedures of the Mental Capacity Act.

This includes who the act affects, when it applies, how to assess capacity and the procedures that can be put in place in the home or workplace to ensure best practices are followed and people are treated fairly at all times.

Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Who is this course for?

Care Assistants / Workers
Nursing Home Staff

Course Modules 

Introduction
What is the Mental Capacity Act?
Assessing Capacity
The Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Recommended System Requirements

• Browser: Up to date web browser
• Video: Up to date video drivers
• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Overview

MCA allows restraint and restrictions that amount to a deprivation of liberty to be used in hospitals and care homes – but only if they are in a person's best interests.

Price UK (EX VAT)

Duration

£20.00

75 minutes

Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards