Mental Capacity Act

Main goals

About the course

Cavendish Specialist

Maximum attendance
20 learners

Course Content

  • The five statutory principles and key elements of the MCA
  • Who may be affected by the MCA
  • What is meant by the term “Mental Capacity”
  • The assessment process and best Interest decisions
  • Reporting and Recording procedures, lasting power of attorney and advance decisions
  • Roles and responsibilities of the MCA
  • The relationship between MCA and MHA

Course objectives
This course provides a basic introduction to the MCA and guidance for staff who may be required to assist people in day-to-day decision making.

This course includes a test paper at the end to evidence participants learning

Chris Baldwin

Your trainer for this course

Chris Baldwin

Learning and Development Manager

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