Mental Health Care Training – MCA & DOLS

Mental Health Care Training – MCA & DOLS

240 STUDENTS ENROLLED

Overview

This Mental Health Care Training – MCA & DOLS course is endorsed by TQUK, an established Ofqual-regulated Awarding Organisation which assures your qualification is professional and recognised. This course is also accredited by CPD and 10 CPD points available without any further studies.

Mental Health Care Training: MCA & DOLS builds your understanding of the obligations and responsibilities entailed to the Mental Capacity Act (MCA). The in-depth discussion of this act portrays the basic issues of the code of practice for the workers engaged in supportcare, and treatment of adults who cannot make their own decisions and need help in making their life decisions. The Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS) is the act that builds on the MCA. It is introduced to help protect the rights of the person who lacks mental capacity.

Description

This training has been designed to guide you to adapt to the specific regulations and code of practice of these acts. The knowledge that you will get from this course will help you understand the patients of mental disorders and the patients who lack the mental capacity. It will help you make their lives easier by taking their decisions for them and safeguarding their rights. This course covers every aspect of these two acts to give you a deeper understanding of this sector of work.

Don’t you want to help them by taking the right decisions for them? Then, just enrol in this course.

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

  • Online study materials
  • Mock exams
  • Multiple-choice assessment

Total Endorsed Certification Time

The demonstrated time is the estimated time that is expected to be taken by a learner to pursue all the learning outcomes of the course. The Total Qualification Time is comprised of the time a learner will take to cover all the course materials along with the quizzes and assignment completion.

Total Endorsed Certification time for this course is 200 hours.

Guided Learning Hours

These hours are made up of all real-time contact time and guidance of a learner by One Education. This is a self-paced online course. You will get 12 months access to our learning portal, so it can be studied in your own time at your own pace.

GLH for this Endorsed Certification is 25 hours.

Method of Assessment

To assess your learning, you have to participate in an automated multiple choice question exam. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for TQUK endorsed and CPD accredited certificates. After passing the exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.

In addition, to enhance the depth of your knowledge regarding the course and further assess your learning, you are advised to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course, which you can complete anytime you wish. After submitting the assignment, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.

Certification

CPD Certification from One Education

After successfully completing the MCQ assessment, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.

Endorsed Certification from TQUK 

Upon successful completion of the MCQ assessment, learners can order their TQUK Endorsed Certification by paying an accreditation fee of £39. International students will be required to pay an additional £10 postal charge.

Why study this course

Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.

The Mental Health Care Training – MCA & DOLS is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.

Course Curriculum

Mental Capacity Act (MCA)
Module 1: Introduction to MCA
Module 1: Introduction to MCA 00:15:00
Module 2: Statutory Principles & Their Applications
Module 2: Statutory Principles & Their Applications 00:15:00
Module 3: How to Help People to Make Their Own Decisions
Module 3: How to Help People to Make Their Own Decisions 00:20:00
Module 4: How to Assess Mental Capacity
Module 4: How to Assess Mental Capacity 00:30:00
Module 5: What ‘Best Interests’ Mean?
Module 5: What ‘Best Interests’ Mean? 00:45:00
Module 6: Protection for the People Providing Treatment or Care
Module 6: Protection for the People Providing Treatment or Care 01:00:00
Module 7: Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs)
Module 7: Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs) 01:00:00
Module 8: Role of the Court of Protection and Court-appointed Deputies
Module 8: Role of the Court of Protection and Court-appointed Deputies 01:00:00
Module 9: Advance decisions to Refuse Treatment
Module 9: Advance decisions to Refuse Treatment 01:00:00
Module 10: The New Independent Mental Capacity Advocate Service
Module 10: The New Independent Mental Capacity Advocate Service 01:00:00
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS)
Module 11: What Are the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards?
Module 11: What Are the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards? 00:15:00
Module 12: What Is Deprivation of Liberty?
Module 12: What Is Deprivation of Liberty? 00:20:00
Module 13: Application and Authorisation of Deprivation of Liberty
Module 13: Application and Authorisation of Deprivation of Liberty 00:20:00
Module 14: Assessment Process for a Standard Authorisation of DOL
Module 14: Assessment Process for a Standard Authorisation of DOL 00:35:00
Module 15: What Happens after the Assessments?
Module 15: What Happens after the Assessments? 00:20:00
Module 16: Urgent Authorisations of Deprivation of Liberty
Module 16: Urgent Authorisations of Deprivation of Liberty 00:20:00
Module 17: Role of the Representative
Module 17: Role of the Representative 00:20:00
Module 18: Review and Termination of Authorisation
Module 18: Review and Termination of Authorisation 00:15:00
Module 19: Deprivation of Liberty without Authorisation
Module 19: Deprivation of Liberty without Authorisation 00:15:00
Module 20: The Court of Protection
Module 20: The Court of Protection 00:15:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam – Mental Health Care Training – MCA & DOLS 00:20:00
Final Exam
Final Exam – Mental Health Care Training – MCA & DOLS 00:20:00
Assignment
Assignment – Mental Health Care Training – MCA & DOLS Unlimited
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