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Date Event Description
Date Event Description
2017-01-26 Hill Dickinson: MCA and DOL workshop - London, 26/1/17 The training session will be an interactive workshop which will include consideration of practical case studies and activities to illustrate procedures and demonstrate the steps that should be taken as an organisation at crucial stages in the process. Times: 0900-1630. Price: £270 plus VAT. See Hill Dickinson website for further details and booking information.
2017-02-20 MHLA: Foundation course - Manchester, 20/2/17 This course is aimed at new practitioners and those intending to attend the Panel course in the near future. Attendance at the Foundation course is strongly recommended in order to achieve a sound understanding of the basic principles of mental health law, practice and procedure and in order to achieve the most from the two-day Panel course, which is a pre-requisite for application to The Law Society’s mental health panel. Price: £150 (MHLA members); £195 (non-members). See MHLA website for further details and to book online.
2017-02-24 Edge Training: MCA and Tenancy Agreements - London, 24/2/17 This course will consider how staff should assess mental capacity in relation to tenancy agreements and the key case law in this area. It will also consider the legal validity of tenancy agreements signed by, or on behalf of, those lacking capacity; and when people lacking capacity may be placed without a tenancy agreement being in place. Speaker: Aasya Mughal. Cost: £130 + VAT (£156). See flyer for further details and booking information.
2017-02-27 MHLA: Panel course - London, 27/2/17 and 28/2/18 The MHLA is an approved provider of the two-day course which must be attended by prospective members of the Law Society’s mental health accreditation scheme. Price: £300 (MHLA members); £390 (non-members); £270 (group discount). See MHLA website for further details and to book online.
2017-03-02 MHLA: Panel course - Leeds, 2/3/17 and 3/3/17 The MHLA is an approved provider of the two-day course which must be attended by prospective members of the Law Society’s mental health accreditation scheme. Price: £300 (MHLA members); £390 (non-members); £270 (group discount). See MHLA website for further details and to book online.
2017-05-08 Edge Training: Hoarding and the Law - London, 8/5/17 This one-day interactive course for mental health and social care professionals reviews the different manifestations of hoarding and the possible origins of this behaviour, and then considers a range of possible responses under the law and where each one might be appropriate. Speaker: Simon Foster. Cost: £130 plus VAT. See flyer for further details and booking information.
2017-05-15 Edge Training: DOL in children and young people - London, 15/5/17 This course aims to update staff working with children, young people and those in transition with the latest case law and developments in relation to deprivation of liberty. The course will consider these developments and their impact on practice. It examines the Supreme Court ruling on deprivation of liberty and considers practical issues in its application for children and young people. Speaker: Dawn Revell. Cost: £130 plus VAT. See flyer for further details and booking information.
2017-05-26 Edge Training: DOLS Authorised Signatories - London, 26/5/17 This course aims to provide guidance on the role of signatories and to update designated signatories in relation to the latest case law around their specific role within the DOLS procedures Please note: this course is not designed for BIAs but specifically the role of local authority managers acting as authorised signatories. Speaker: Steven Richards. Cost: £130 plus VAT. See flyer for further details and booking information.
2017-10-06 Edge Training: Hoarding and the Law - London, 6/10/17 This one-day interactive course for mental health and social care professionals reviews the different manifestations of hoarding and the possible origins of this behaviour, and then considers a range of possible responses under the law and where each one might be appropriate. Speaker: Simon Foster. Cost: £130 plus VAT. See flyer for further details and booking information.