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Home Resident Social Care and Wellbeing Workforce Development and Learning All other training Mental Capacity Act Awareness for direct care staff - Half Day

Mental Capacity Act Awareness for direct care staff - Half Day


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Date     TimeVenueTrainerTarget group
21st January 2019 Arrival 9.15am for tea/coffee & registration
 9.30am – 12.30pm
   
Sure Hope Church, 
315-317 Abergele Road, Old Colwyn, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, LL29 9YF
   
Cheryl Parkinson

Targeted Services: Whole Sector

Target Group: Direct care staff from commissioned services, care and Support staff from all Social Services, Community Support Staff
   

19   February 2019 9:15am arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
9.30am - 12.30pm  
Room 027, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson  Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff
    
Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality   Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers
26 March 2019 9:15am arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
9.30am - 12.30pm  
Room 023, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson 

Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff

Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality   Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers

08 April 2019 1:15pm arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
1.30pm - 4.30pm  
Room 025, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson  Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff
    
Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality   Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers
20 May 2019 9:15am arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
9.30am - 12.30pm  
Room 025, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson 

Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff

Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers

11 June 2019 1:15pm arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
1.30pm - 4.30pm  
Room 025, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson 

Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff

Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers

08 July 2019 9:15am arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
9.30am - 12.30pm  
Room 025, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson 

Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff

Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers

10 September 2019 1:15pm arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
1.30pm - 4.30pm  
Room 023, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson  Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff
    
Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing,   Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children,   Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality   Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers
21 October 2019 1:15pm arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
1.30pm - 4.30pm  
Room 023, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson  Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff
    
Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers
25 November 2019 9:15am arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
9.30am - 12.30pm  
Room 025, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson  Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff
    
Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers
28 January 2020 1:15pm arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
1.30pm - 4.30pm  
Room 025, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson  Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff
    
Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality   Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers
25 February 2020 9:15am arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
9.30am - 12.30pm  
Room 025, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson  Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff
    
Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers
23 March 2020 1:15pm arrival for tea/coffee   and registration 
1.30pm - 4.30pm  
Room 025, Coed Pella, Conway   Road, Colwyn Bay. LL29 7AZ Cheryl Parkinson  Targeted Services: Direct Care Staff
    
Target Group: Business & Transformation, Community Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Commissioned Services, Older People & Hospital Social Work, Quality Standards, Vulnerable People Team, Youth Justice Service, Foster Carers

Course aims and objectives:

Why is the MCA important and who does it affect?

The five core principles:

  1. How to assess capacity
  2. Who can make decisions about me?
  3. How to make a decision in a person’s best interests
  4. Criminal offences
  5. What else do I need to know

Learning outcomes:

  • Attendees to be aware of their legal responsibilities under the Mental Capacity Act and the implications for their practice
  • Understand the principles of the Mental Capacity Act and have the knowledge to apply them in their everyday practice
  • Be able to use a framework for supporting and involving people when making decisions
  • Recognise how the provisions in the Act and the Code of Practice help to keep people safe
  • Understand how the Mental Capacity Act supports human rights
  • Reflect and explore on how human rights principles inform good practice when supporting people to make decisions
  • Reflect on what else you need to do to improve your knowledge and understanding of how to provide care and support to people

For further information, or if you have booked a place on the course and have not received notification to attend please contact the Workforce Development & Learning Administrative Team. Please do not turn up to any course unless you have received notification of your place as the event may be fully booked.

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