Publicly funded NHS & social care services
Publicly funded NHS & social care services

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) for care home and hospital staff

Course Details

Course Length
4 Hours
Course Cost
No Cost
Location
St Martin's Hospital
Clara Cross Lane
Bath
BA2 5RP

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Target Group
Care home and hospital staff who are likely to be required to identify situations which may require a DoLS assessment and complete the relevant paperwork to make such a request.
Aim of Course
To enable you to recognise a potential Deprivation of Liberty within your workplace, and understand the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS), how to apply for them and what happens once someone is subject to a Standard DoLS. To provide you with the most up to date guidance based on case law and current practice.
Learning Outcomes
• You will be able to recognise what constitutes a potential Deprivation of Liberty • You will understand the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) and the circumstances in which they apply • You will be able to complete the necessary paperwork to request the various types of DoLS Authorisation. • You will understand your responsibilities regarding the DoLS and what to do once a DoLS is authorised.
Available Dates
  • 07/03/1709:30 - 13:30