Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Can be taken anytime
Course Type
Professional Training Course
Yes (Details)
Course Fee
$64 $23 only

Course Overview

This course is ideal for those who are responsible for caring for vulnerable adults, such as adult support workers and mental health nurses. You will deepen your understanding of what is covered by the DoLS and learn the definition of deprivation of liberty in a social care and healthcare context.

The course also explores the principles of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and how and when to apply 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 is essential for you.

Who should take this course

This comprehensive course is ideal for professionals who work within the social care or health care sector, such as:

  • Healthcare Assistant
  • Registered Mental Health nurse
  • Adult Support Worker
  • Relevant Person's Representative


Accredited by CPD

Course content

Course Curriculum:

Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards:

  • 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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