Nellie - Care Home Planning
Independent Social Work Practice England and Wales
Mental Capacity Training
Who is this course for?
This course is aimed at anyone with an interest in mental capacity and can be adjusted to ensure it meets your companies specific requirements, whether it be care homes and domiciliary care, solicitors and legal professionals or industries such as the banking and retail sectors.
Our Regional open access courses are aimed at those that work within the health/social care industries as well as the legal professions.
Why Is this course important?
Nellie’s mental capacity training courses are based upon real-life scenarios and are led by social work professionals, this allows delegates to gain real insight and understanding into mental capacity not only the legal knowledge of capacity but the identification of when capacity could be doubted and the steps to take to ensure individuals are safeguarded through evidence-based assessment skills.
What is covered in the course?
• What is mental capacity
• Mental capacity a definition
• Understanding the relevant information
• Retention of information
• Weighing up decisions
• Communicating decisions
• Mental Capacity Act (2005)
• Best interests – what is this?
• Case study scenarios
• What do liberties look like and why is this important?
• Mental Capacity in Practice, Case Study Activities
1-day classroom-based training
Delivered by qualified Social Workers with teaching experience
7 hours CPD
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