The Mental Capacity Act & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguard Online Training 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.
It also introduces the deprivation of liberty safeguards. These safeguards provide a framework for approving the deprivation of liberty for people who lack the capacity to consent to treatment or care in either a hospital or care home setting.
On successful completion of the course you will obtain a certificate. Your certificate will be available for download as soon as you pass your course.
The MCA & DoLS course is accredited by the CPD certification service. Your certificate will be available for download as soon as you pass your course.
What you will learn on this course?
- Introduction MCA & DoLS
- What is the Mental Capacity Act?
- Assessing Capacity
- Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
Who should attend this course?
- Anyone wanting to understand the rights of those in care.
- Anyone who work in care settings.
What are the purposes of this course?
- Develop knowledge and understanding of MCA and DoLS.
How long is this course?
This course has an approximate duration of 1.5 – 2.5 hours depending on your review system and thinking time to answer the questions. The amount of video content shown is approx. 75 mins .
What type of assessment does this course use?
The course’s assessment method is multiple choice questions. You are able to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will have 3 chances per module. All modules must have a 75% score to achieve a pass.
What are the recommended System Requirements?
- Operating System: Windows 7+ or Mac OSX (10.8+)
- Browser: A modern and up to date web browser
- Video: Up to date video drivers
- Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
- Additional Software: Flash Player (latest version)
- Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)
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