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Mental Capacity Act

Distance Learning

This distance learning manual will provide essential information about the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberties Safeguards. This manual contributes to the underpinning knowledge for the Care Certificate, Standard 9.

Learning Objectives

Outline the functions of the Mental Capacity Act

Describe the 5 principles of the Mental Capacity Act

Describe the groups that can be affected by the Act

Explain how mental capacity is assessed

Explain how everyday activities can be affected by the Mental Capacity Act

Explain what is meant by the term restraint

Explain Deprivation of Liberty safeguards

Explain why safeguards are needed