To be aware of your role and responsibility when applying the Mental Capacity Act 2005, within the safeguarding adults context. This course is equivalent to ERSAB Level 2 Mental Capacity Act 2005 3 hour virtual course and either of these courses or other Mental Capacity Act training are acceptable as pre-requisites for ERSAB Level 2 Reporting Concerns and Level 3 courses.
This course is suitable for all delegates working within the voluntary and independent sector supporting 'Adults at Risk of Harm' (formerly Vulnerable Adults), in a range of settings.
This course or MCA Awareness eLearning (ASC Lead ER) or other Mental Capacity Act training are acceptable as pre-requisites for ERSAB Level 2 Reporting Concerns and Level 3 courses.
Engage with delegates from a range of agencies and disciplines
Check out existing safeguarding knowledge and understanding
Mental Capacity Act 2005 delivered at Foundation Level
Applying the Mental Capacity Act in practice
Revisit current knowledge and understanding
This course is a pre-requisite to attending Level 3 Safeguarding
Are new in post or refreshing knowledge
May need to meet various standards/qualifications/continual professional development.
Reflect on current knowledge and dilemmas in practice
Greater awareness of how the Mental Capacity Act 2005 impacts on the Safeguarding Reporting process and the wishes of the individual.