Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards



This is a one day is relevant to all staff working in a care environment.


Course Outline:

  • The changes to the Mental Capacity Act known as the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • What created the need to amend the MCA to include the new safeguards
  • Indicators of potential deprivation
  • Who is responsible for doing what under this legislation
  • How the safeguards work in practice
  • Learners studied case scenarios illustrating potential DoLS

Delivery method – Delivered using tutoring, participative learning techniques, role-play and case studies. A certificate of attendance is issued upon completion of the course.