ESAB Risk Taking, Unwise Decisions and Safeguarding 18 Nov 2019

Closed 15 Nov 2019

Opened 22 Feb 2019

Overview

Learning outcomes

By the end of the training participants will have covered:

  • Care Act duties to protect from abuse and neglect
  • Care Act duties to promote autonomy, choice, control
  • Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights: the right to respect for private life and when it can legitimately be interfered with by the State (of which local authorities are one manifestation)
  • Unwise decision-making by people with mental capacity, involving risk
  • Best interests decisions, involving people lacking mental capacity, containing  risk
  • Concept of the vulnerable adult, with capacity, but subject to undue influence, exploitation etc – and the relevance to safeguarding of other law (including the inherent jurisdiction, the law of equity, financial criminal offences, sexual offences)

Events

Areas

  • All Areas

Audiences

  • Anyone from any background

Interests

  • Adult learning