Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards- CPD Certified

Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards- CPD Certified

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Overview

The Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards- CPD Certified course is designed to provide those who work in the healthcare or social care sector with an in-depth understanding of the key elements of DoLS and how to assess mental capacity in a patient.

This course is a must for those looking to kickstart a career caring for vulnerable adults, such as adult support work and mental health nursing. You will learn what is covered by the DoLS and explore the definition of Deprivation of Liberty in a social care and healthcare context.

The course also explores the fundamental principles of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and the process for applying for DoLS authorisation. Whether you’re looking to fast track your career or make best interest decisions for a vulnerable adult under your care, this course will provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge.

Please note: This course only gives you the theoretical knowledge that you need to excel in this field. This Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards- CPD Certified doesn’t entitle you to practise as a professional in this specific field.

Highlights of the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards- CPD Certified :

  • Understand the fundamental principles that underpin the Mental Capacity Act
  • Learn how to assess the capacity of a patient to evaluate their care and support needs
  • Familiarise with the key elements of the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Know when and how to apply for DoLS authorisation in order to care for someone who lacks capacity
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the key elements of the DoLS safeguards
  • Fast track your career in social care or healthcare with an accredited qualification
  • Develop your communication, social, interpersonal and decision-making skills
  • Understand how to make important decisions best on the care users best interests

Course Design

The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.

You are taught through a combination of

  • Video lessons
  • Online study materials

Accreditation

We offer fully-accredited online courses and comprehensive training on necessary skills and knowledge, so you can get ahead in your professional life.

Certification

Upon successful completion of your course, you’ll receive an instant e-certificate. You can receive printed certificates by post (with a shipping cost of £3.99) if you want which will be delivered right to your doorstep.
There’s no expiry date of any sort for our certificates, but we recommend that you renew them every 12 months for up-to-date information and credibility in this competitive job market.

Why Study This Course

This comprehensive training course is ideal for those who are looking to fast track a career in the social care or health care sector. To provide you with ease of access, this course is designed for both part-time and full-time students. You can become accredited in just 20/30 hours, with the freedom to study at your own pace.

Career Path

This Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards- CPD Certified will help you gain all the necessary theoretical knowledge to excel in the relevant field. Enrol on our course now and get started on the journey of taking your career to the next level.

Course Curriculum

Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards- CPD Certified
Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards- CPD Certified 01:15:00
Module 1: Introduction
Module 2: What is the Mental Capacity Act?
Module 3: Assessing Capacity
Module 4: The Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
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