The Mental Health Nurse Training Course looks to build your understanding of the obligations and responsibilities entailed to the MCA (Medical Capacity Act).
In this course you will learn; the proper code of conduct for workers in support and care for the treatment of adults who require support with life decisions.
The Mental Health Nurse Training Course covers; safeguarding and understanding with regards to mental health disorders, with further learning into how the industry works.
Please note: This course only gives you the theoretical knowledge that you need to excel in this field. This Mental Health Nurse Training doesn’t entitle you to practise as a professional in this specific field.
- Learn about the Medical Capacity Act
- Understand LPAs (Lasting Power of Attorneys)
- Learn about the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
- Learn the processes and assessments for these acts with regards to mental health
- Understand the legalities around this work and these types of acts
- Understand principles and processes for working as a Mental Health Nurse
- Learn about the New Independent Mental Capacity Advocate Service
- Improve your soft skills when working with those with mental health issues.
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
- Mock exams
- Multiple-choice assessment
How is the course assessed?
To successfully complete the course you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.
Will I receive a certificate of completion?
Upon successful completion you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised CPD qualification and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your PDF Certificate at a cost of £9 and Hardcopy Certificate for £15.
Why study this course
This course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.
The Mental Health Nurse Training 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.
|Mental Capacity Act (MCA)|
|Module 1: Introduction to MCA||00:15:00|
|Module 2: Statutory Principles & Their Applications||00:15:00|
|Module 3: How to Help People to Make Their Own Decisions||00:20:00|
|Module 4: How to Assess Mental Capacity||00:30:00|
|Module 5: What ‘Best Interests’ Mean?||00:45:00|
|Module 6: Protection for the People Providing Treatment or Care||01:00:00|
|Module 7: Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs)||01:00:00|
|Module 8: Role of the Court of Protection and Court-appointed Deputies||01:00:00|
|Module 9: Advance decisions to Refuse Treatment||01:00:00|
|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?||00:15:00|
|Module 12: What Is Deprivation of Liberty?||00:20:00|
|Module 13: Application and Authorisation of Deprivation of Liberty||00:20:00|
|Module 14: Assessment Process for a Standard Authorisation of DOL||00:35:00|
|Module 15: What Happens after the Assessments?||00:20:00|
|Module 16: Urgent Authorisations of Deprivation of Liberty||00:20:00|
|Module 17: Role of the Representative||00:20:00|
|Module 18: Review and Termination of Authorisation||00:15:00|
|Module 19: Deprivation of Liberty without Authorisation||00:15:00|
|Module 20: The Court of Protection||00:15:00|
|Mock Exam – Mental Health Nurse Training||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – Mental Health Nurse Training||00:20:00|
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