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Date Event Description
Date Event Description
2021-04-20 PELT: Court of Protection and MCA Masterclass (online, 20/4/21) The course will examine in detail recent important developments in MCA/DOLS and the Court of Protection. Speaker: Peter Edwards. Cost: £125 plus VAT. See PELT website for further details and booking information.
2021-04-27 PELT: Introduction to COP, including s21A appeals (online, 27/4/21) "The Court of Protection has a very wide ambit potential touching the lives of many vulnerable people. DoLS and procedures are authorised or challenged and where arguments about capacity or adult protection and best interests are resolved. It is essential for those working with vulnerable people/safeguarding." Speaker: Peter Edwards. Cost: £125 + VAT (£150). See PELT website for further details and booking information.
2021-05-06 PELT: Advanced course for Mental Health Act Administrators (online, 6/5/21) This course is designed to equip new or less-experienced MHAAs with the tools to do the their job effectively. It will assume little or no knowledge of the MHA. Speaker: Peter Edwards. Cost: £125 plus VAT. See PELT website for further details and booking information. Postponed from 17/3/21 to 6/5/21.
2021-05-11 PELT: Accredited - Admission to the MHT Panel (online, 11-12 May 2021) This course is designed for those who want to be accredited tribunal representatives. The course will also be of benefit for all those who want a more detailed understanding of tribunals. Day 2 will very useful for lawyers who are going through the reaccreditation. Speaker: Peter Edwards and Dr Rob Brown. Cost: £175 + VAT per day (£350 + VAT both days). See PELT website for further details and booking information.
2021-09-08 PELT: Introduction to the MHA, Code and Tribunals (online, 8/9/21) "The basic course is for all those who need an understanding of the MHA and Code and how it works in practice. It is aimed at all those whose work involves working with those detained, or who may be detained, under the MHA." Speaker: Peter Edwards. Cost: 125 plus VAT. See Peter Edwards Law Training website for further details and booking information.
2021-09-15 PELT: Becoming a Mental Health Act Administrator - the basics (online, 15/9/21) "The course is designed to equip new or less experienced MHAAs with the tools to do their job effectively. It will assume little or no knowledge of the MHA." Speaker: Peter Edwards. Cost: 125 plus VAT. See Peter Edwards Law Training website for further details and booking information.
2021-09-22 PELT: Depriving Children and Young People of their liberty lawfully (online, 22/9/21) "Supreme Court Re D (Parents authorising DoL?) Where do new LPS fit in? DoLs start at 18. MCA 16. MHA no minimum age for detention. How to lawfully deprive a C or YP of their liberty requires great care. What is a DoL and where does PR fit? The course looks at the complex inter relationship between the MCA, MHA and Children Act. When should a child or young person be sectioned? What alternatives are there? Where does s.25 Children Act fit in?" Speaker: Peter Edwards. Cost: 125 plus VAT. See Peter Edwards Law Training website for further details and booking information.
2021-09-29 PELT: Introduction to MCA and DOLS (online, 29/9/21) "Intensive introduction to all those who need a basic understanding of the MCA and DOLS. Identifying the ‘decision maker’ as the person responsible for the outcome of that particular decision is the key to lawful decision making on behalf of those who lack capacity." Speaker: Peter Edwards. Cost: 125 plus VAT. See Peter Edwards Law Training website for further details and booking information.