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PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION CAREFULLY BEFORE BOOKING YOUR PLACE:
If you are booking this place on behalf of someone else then please make sure that you supply the delegates name and email address. If we notice that multiple places have been booked in the same name then we will cancel the extra place/s. We need to have an email address that the delegate can access because we send them pre and post course information. If you are booking a place on behalf of someone else then please make sure you record all the details of who is attending and when in case you need to update or cancel a place and so that you know who to send the course materials to (only if the delegate does not have their own email address)
By booking a place on this course you agree to the following terms and conditions:
1. A £50.00 charge will be made to your organisation for non-attendance (if you are unable to attend please email firstname.lastname@example.org with at least 48 hours’ notice).
2. That you will be required to fill out a post training evaluation on the day of the course and then a 3 month follow-up evaluation (this will be emailed to you).
3. That you allow us to use your registration details to send to the training and development teams in the various organisations involved in the project for reporting- we will not use your information for any other purposes- only those that relate to this training.
4. Afternoon only (only to be booked if you have already attended the 1/2 day- arrive at 13:00
This training course is FREE and aimed at all staff in Sussex. MCA code of practice should be considered in every interaction/ decision discussed between a carer and the receiver of care, including interactions by informal carers. Some staff will attend for just the morning (09:15– 12:30). Registered practitioners will need to attend for the whole day (09:15– 17:00). Please see below for examples of who should attend for the full and half day.
This training will bring together staff from across the health economy so you will benefit from a multi agency joint working learning environment. This will help you to get a better understanding on how this relates to your area of work but also gain an understanding of how it impacts on other services too.
1/2 day (09:15 – 12:30) 3 hours CPD
Target audience: All staff to gain an overview and understanding of the Mental Capacity Act (MCA) [e.g HCAs, administrators, carers]
Following attendance of the morning session (only), staff will have:
1. An understanding of the difference between the Mental Health Act 1983 and the MCA.
2. A basic awareness of the key principles underlying the MCA.
3. Been introduced to how to apply the MCA in practice, including the 2 stage assessment of capacity,
advance decisions to refuse treatment, best interests decision-making and Independent Mental Capacity Advocates (IMCAs) with reference to detailed case examples.
4. An awareness of the latest documentation of capacity forms.
FULL DAY (09:15 – 17:00) 7 hours CPD
Target audience: Health and Social Care professionals regularly involved in MCA assessments of
capacity and the use of the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Authorisations (DoLS) [e.g social workers, doctors, therapists, nurses]
Following attendance of the whole day’s training, staff will have:
5. An awareness of issues surrounding End of Life Care, do not resuscitate orders, advance decisions to refuse treatment and Lasting Powers of Attorney.
6. Been introduced to DoLS, specifically the Supreme Court’s “Acid Test” with reference to detailed case examples.
7. An understanding of how to apply for a DoLS authorisation, including who to contact and the process involved.
8. An explanation of the role of the IMCA and best interests under the MCA.
9. An introduction to capacity and DoLS issues raised by the transition from child to young person to adult.
Please make sure you complete the booking form correctly for each attendee making sure that we have the correct names and contact details.
Lunch is NOT provided- there is no onsite Cafe
When & Where
Brighton and Hove CCG
The Brighton and Hove CCG is a membership organisation made up of local GP practices. It is overseen by a governing body with a board made up from member GPs, lay members and executive team board supported by a team of clinicians and managers.
What do we believe?
- Aspire to excellence
- Bring clinicians, local people and managers together
- Ensure that there is help to stay healthy
- And high quality, easy to use comprehensive health care for those who are unwell
- Keep our local population healthy
- Provide accessible care
- Provide high quality care
- Involve patients and the public