Mental Capacity Act (MCA) - Module 2: Complex Best Interest Decisions

Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood
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ASYE Academy (All) / ASYE Academy (Assessors) / ASYE Academy (Children's Services) / CAH Staff / External Care Providers / Social Care Staff / Staff Working in ICS
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Adult Social Care
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General Adult Social Care
Event description

Please note you have to do this training programme in order.

Test your knowledge before you attend the training (SGC employees only)

For SGC staff only:
Additional learning resources here: Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty (Sway resource)
Request to shadow a MCA assessment here: Peer Shadowing Network Yammer Group

South Gloucestershire Council has launched a new interactive training programme that gives Health and Social Care Workers the skills, knowledge, confidence and practice to apply and comply with the Mental Capacity Act 2005. The programme is made up of interactive learning workshops.
The programme is designed for Care Provider managers, Social Worker and Occupational Therapy staff and managers, nurses and all other professionals working in health and social care. You can select from a series of modules as relevant to your job which are listed below.

The standard charge for this course is £49. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions.
Learning outcomes
Module Two - Complex Best Interest Decisions 

  • Understanding the application of the Best Interest Checklist.

  • Working with complexity including; variable capacity, differing opinions - professionals, family and others - proportionate restraint and ethical dilemmas.

Start Date
Tuesday 11 June 2024
End Date
Tuesday 11 June 2024
Closing Date
Monday 10 June 2024
09:30 - 12:30
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