Mental Capacity Act 2005 and DoLS Awareness

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OASiS Training

Course Provider

    Based in Clevedon

Regions covered

    West Midlands,South West,Wales

How to book

    Use the course enquiry form on the right or call them on 07910 301 380.

Training Course Details

  • Course Length: 3 Hours
  • Delivery Method: In-house/Workplace, Classroom-based/Venue
  • Suitable for: Group


This course is designed to:

  • Look at when and why the Mental Capacity Act was implemented
  • Challenge staff regarding their understanding of ‘capacity’
  • Look at everyday situations – conflicts and dilemmas
  • Explain the 2 stage test of capacity
  • Explore the 5 statutory principles
  • Identify what ‘consent’ means
  • Cover ‘best interest’ decisions
  • Discuss additional elements relevant to the workers role
  • Introduce Case Law leading to the implementation of DoLS
  • Identify who DoLS applies to
  • Advise on 2013 High Court ruling
  • Explore Best interest or DoLS?
  • Explain the DoLS and DoL authorisation process
  • Look at associated paperwork
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Course provider details

  • Contact Person: Debra Purdue
  • Street Address: 35 Windsor Close
  • City: Clevedon
  • Postcode: BS21 5EW
  • Phone: 07910 301 380
  • Website: http://oasistraining.co.uk

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