GAVS Training: Mental Capacity Act & DOLS

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Date(s) - 24/03/2016
09:45 - 16:00

Training Room, 2nd Floor, Woolwich Equitable House.

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This legislation applies across the whole health and social care sector and is as relevant to the voluntary sector as it is to the statutory sector.
You are highly likely to come across clients for whom both acts will apply.
It also links with Safeguarding and the Care Act under which all organisations are responsible. Get:

  • An overview of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA), including: who is affected by the MCA  assessing mental capacity and making best interest decisions.
  • An overview of the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS), including what might constitute deprivation of liberty and what action to take if you suspect a person’s liberty is at risk.

Please note this course is free for members. You will need to complete the online booking process below and this will be treated as your deposit, which will be refunded upon attendance. Your deposit will not be refunded if you fail to attend.

Booking Information

  1. To book using the members rate, you will need to log in to your account. Please call GAVS on 020 8309 8231 or email if you have trouble logging in
  2. If you are booking more than one space, please enter the attendee name/s in the comment box.
  3. Enter code: online1 – to claim your 10% discount for booking online. A green tick will appear to show that the discount has been awarded).
  4. Booking is essential, you will not be admitted if you have not booked.
  5. Any attendees arriving later than 30 minutes of start time will not be admitted.
  6. Bookings will be closed 1 day before the event, please contact GAVS to be included on the reserve list.
  7. Refreshments will be available but lunch is not provided.

Bookings are closed for this event.