Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Briefing

Course Code
BH/18/0571
Course Types
Training Event
Overview

The Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards are an addendum to the Mental Capacity Act. They build upon the principle of least restrictive intervention and are a set of safeguards that apply to people who are being, or may need to be detained of their liberty, in an acute hospital or registered care home.

Start Date
Thursday 20 September 2018
End Date
Thursday 20 September 2018
Times
09:30 - 12:00
Number of Sessions
1
Learning outcomes

By the end of this course you will be able to:



  • explain what is meant by restrictive practice

  • identify factors which may contribute to deprivation of liberty

  • explain the role of the supervisory body in Deprivation of Liberty assessments

  • act in accordance with the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards if they think a person is being, or may need to be deprived of their liberty

Additional information

This briefing explores the factors that can contribute to a deprivation liberty, explains what to do if someone is being deprived of their liberty, and looks at the assessment process and the checks involved in gaining authorisation for deprivation of liberty.

Target Audience
Adult Social Care Providers / Assessment Services (BHCC) / Care Homes / For anyone where relevant to role / Home Care Providers / Learning Disability Services / Senior Staff / Social Workers
target audience
Course pre-requisites
Venue
Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108, Norton Road
venue
Commissioner
Event Trainers
Bob Skinner
tutors
Enquiries
Pricing Bands
Tier 1
£0.00
Tier 2
£0.00
Tier 3
£65.00
Tier 4
£65.00
Tier 5
£80.00