What is Mental Capacity Act and DoLS Training?
With big shifts within the healthcare industry, staying on top and informed has never been more important.
Our mental capacity act and DoLS (Deprivation of Liberties Safeguarding) training integrates realistic scenarios, UK law & your own service users to provide a unique blend of training to really engage and train your staff.
What Are The Benefits of This Course?
There are plenty of benefits to undertaking this course, from your staff understanding what medication is, how it works, the common medications used through to how to administer medication safely using the 7R's. But the benefits don't stop there, our course also covers how to administer eye drops, use thickener and how to administer medication via a PEG tube.
Knowing you have properly trained staff, who have the knowledge, skills and understanding of medication administration is of a huge benefit. It will help reduce safeguarding incidents, hospitalisation and help your organisation's reputation.
Who’s It For?
Our course is perfect for every healthcare organisation how needs either refresher training or have new starters. Ensuring safety is everyone's responsibility and this course will help you and your team protect and support the people using your service.
Why Choose Us
All of our courses include complimentary free certificates as well as handouts.
The whole session is taught in an interactive and engaging way, helping your staff to not only learn more, but remember more too:
What is the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and what is mental capacity
Understanding UK law including the Human Rights Act, Health and Social Care Act, Mental Capacity Act and The Care Act
Learning what informed consent is and types of consent
Understanding the 5 key principles of the Mental Capacity Act 2005
How to carry out mental capacity assessments with service users
What is the deprivation of liberties and best interest decisions
Understanding safeguarding risks
Knowing how to create care plans and risk assessments surrounding mental capacity & DoLS
Here are some details about the course to help you decide whether or not its for you.
This is a 4 hour - Full day course
This course can be taught at your venue or via Zoom, whichever you prefer
This course is certificated and handouts are provided for free
The certification for the course lasts one year
The course is taught by a professional with real experience of this topic
The price of this course depends on the size of the group; however we pride ourselves on being affordable for all. please contact us for more information.
Training with the Leicestershire Training Team
Training is one of the most important aspects of anyone's working life, however it is commonly a source of boredom, resulting in a poor retainment of information. This is why we started thinking about training differently. For us, the training needs to be engaging as well as informative, so what you learn today, will be remembered tomorrow.
Training with us is a unique experience, with a potent mixture of fun, interactivity, real life experience and expert advice. We only use trained professionals, such as our nurse trainers, to deliver our training. This way you are taught by someone with real hands on experience.
CARE PLANNING AND RISK ASSESSMENTS
MANUAL HANDLING AND MOVING & HANDLING
PERSON CENTERED CARE & DIGNITY
CATHETER AND STOMA CARE
PRESSURE AREA CARE
END OF LIFE CARE & EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION
HEALTH AND SAFETY
MENTAL CAPACITY ACT & DOLS
Feel free to fill in our online contact form and we will be in contact as soon as possible.