Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Under current legislation, you should ensure that no person receiving a health or social care service from you has their liberty unlawfully deprived, hence the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (often referred to as DOLS).

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About the course

This DOLS course is not only the most comprehensive online option available to you, it's the most well put across and the most affordable.

As with all Social Care TV training courses, why pay more elsewhere and feel you're no further forward?

This course, in a unique way, makes the subject easy to understand and straightforward to put into practice. If that's what you're looking to find, why not take the course right now?

Who is this course for?

It’s perfect for induction, refresher, management and vocational training.

What does the course cover?

  • An introduction to DOLS
  • Code of Practice
  • Mental capacity
  • Mental health
  • Essential principles
  • The authorisation process
  • Restraint issues
  • The assessment process
  • Assessors
  • Safeguards
  • Reviews
  • Representation
  • The legal system
  • ... and more!
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How is the course assessed?

After each module you will be asked a set of multiple-choice questions. The answers are marked automatically so you instantly know your score.

Every trainee receives a FREE training certificate on completion of the course as evidence for your records.

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All new health and social care workers should be inducted according to the Care Certificate framework. This replaces the Common Induction Standards and National Minimum Training Standards.

Social Care TV have a wide range of training that satisfies the requirements of the Care Certificate. Furthermore, our training covers, at the same time, important aspects of further vocational training.

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This 20 course pack features all the training required for health and social care workers to satisfy the requirement of the Care Certificate.

This great value pack is perfect for new employees to get them inducted quickly and fully trained to national standards.

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This course is also available as part of our Care Certificate induction.

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