MCA Awareness eLearning (ASC Lead ER)

Alert
To ensure your learning is recorded correctly, once you have completed the MCA eLearning course please complete the Confirmation of Completion online form by clicking on the Confirmation of Completion link on the MCA eLearning front page. Note - to register your completion of the correct course - in the About the learning you have completed section, Which learning activity have you completed box -select Mental Capacity Awareness - Level 1 from the drop down list.
Duration
Approximately 90 minutes
Level
Level 2 - Important note: The eLearning is titled Mental Capacity Act Awareness Level 1 but is equivalent to ERSAB L2 MCA.
Type
E-learning
Course aim
The aim of this eLearning is to gain an awareness of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA) and the impact and application of this in practice.
Target audience

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.

MCA training is pre-requisite learning for other ERSAB Level 2 and Level 3 Courses. This eLearning 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.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this module, learners will be able to:

  • define the MCA and how it protects people’s rights and keeps them safe
  • explain the 5 principles of the MCA
  • demonstrate the practicable steps to assess capacity
  • recognise the role of advocacy
  • summarise best interest decision making.
Additional Information

To ensure your learning is recorded, once you have completed the MCA eLearning course please complete the Confirmation of Completion online form by clicking on the Confirmation of Completion link on the MCA eLearning front page.

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

Apply

Apply for the course

Please select a date from the training calendar and include this in the booking form, once completed, please email it to sabtraining@eastriding.gov.uk

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