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Mental Capacity Course

Mental Capacity

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This Mental Capacity Course learning outcomes include; Learn about the Mental Capacity Act 2005 with Deprivation of Liberty Safeguarding (DoLS), Fluctuating Capacity and understand the criminal implications within the healthcare and social care industries.
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Showing 6 of the 6 included eLearning lessons in this course. The whole course takes on average 17 minutes

Understand the MCA (Mental Capacity Act) & DoLS (Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards) and when peoples liberty must be taken away in order to receive care or treatment that is in their best interests and protects them from harm.

Understand the MCA (Mental Capacity Act) & DoLS (Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards) and when peoples liberty must be taken away in order to receive care or treatment that is in their best interests and protects them from harm.

Understand how capacity is assessed with the two stage test. The diagnostic approach and the decision making process.

Understand the 5 core principles when assessing a persons capacity.

Understand the laws that are in place to protect those who lack capacity.

All trainees receive a globally recognized & subject informative Certificate of Completion as proof of successfully completing the training. Certificates are permanently stored in your account, always accessible online, and downloadable in PDF format too.

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Level 2
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Mental Capacity Course

This online course includes all of the 6 lessons above. It is designed to develop the trainees Mental Capacity skills for health and safety compliance in the workplace, providing valuable real-world learning outcomes at a high speed. It's used by individuals, groups and businesses to train their workforce across industries including Care Homes & Domiciliary Care, Hospital Recruitment, among others.

Provided by AGCC Training based in Aberdeen, Scotland, it's accessible at anytime online from an internet connected device at work or home, such as a computer, tablet or smart phone. Teams have access to a highly rated LMS and all successfully completing trainees achieve a Certificate of Completion.

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Mental Capacity eLearning

This online course was designed for the health and social care market, to provide Care & Support Workers and Locums with an understanding of the Mental Capacity Act 2007, and how it was designed to protect the rights of individuals and to empower vulnerable adults. The course also discusses the Mental Health Act 2007 and the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS).

This resource discusses the key elements to be considered including People's Liberty; the Five Principles and the Best Interests Checklist. The course reviews the difference between day-to-day decisions and life-changing decisions. Assessing Capacity is also discussed including the two-stage process (stage 1: The Diagnostic Approach, and stage 2: The Decision-making Process).

Course Tags: mental capacity, best interests, safeguarding, DoLS, fluctuating capacity, health and social care, liberty, vulnerable person, pova, health and safety, level 2, award,

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