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Blaenau Gwent and Caerphilly Social Care Workforce Development

Mental Capacity Act - Assessing Capacity and Best Interest - Full day session

Duration : 1 days
Prerequisites : This is part 2 of a 3 day event. Participants will have needed to attended the 1/2 day session Mental Capacity Act - Back to Basics prior to attending this course.
Target Audience : Team Managers, Social Workers and Provider Managers

Learning Outcomes

Assessing capacity Who should do an assessment? What triggers an assessment? What do you need to ask when assessing capacity? Assessing capacity in relation to different types of decisions? What sort of help might a person need to make a decision?

Assessing in practice

Best Interest decisions meetings, purpose, preparation, process, decisions which cannot be made under MCA, chairing the meeting, possible agenda, failure to agree and after the meeting, advance decisions

Start dateVenueStatus
26/09/2018 Foxes Lane, Conference Room C Course full
12/11/2018 Foxes Lane, Conference Room C Course full
18/01/2019 Foxes Lane, Conference Room A Places available
12/03/2019 Foxes Lane, Conference Room A Places available