This course describes in detail the many facets and procedures of the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards. It provides the learner with the knowledge and ability to effectively put this legislation into practice in the workplace.
The Mental Capacity Act
Who does it affect?
When does it apply?
How to assess capacity
Approved by: CPD
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