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The First Aid at Work (FAW) course will alow delegates to act as a qualified first aider in the work place. This course will give delegates the Level 3 First at Work qualification, accredited by Qualsafe awards.
There is no need to attend Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) before attending this course. If you already hold the EFAW qualification, please contact the administrator of the course before booking.
If you are already FAW qualified and need to requalify please look for the First Aid at Work Requalification course. This is a two day course open to people who are appoaching the end of their three year FAW qualification.Essential Information
Social Care Law Update Training for Social Work Practitioners and Managers:
Care Act 2014
• The importance of individual well-being
• The rights of self-funders
• What is a lawful assessment process (R(JF) v Merton )
• The legality of the funding panel
• When must advocacy be provided (R(SG) v Haringey )
• The “Luke Davey case”
Mental Capacity Act 2005
• The capacity assessment
• Best interests and the importance of wishes and feelings
• What happens when past & present wishes and feelings conflict?
• Best wishes and religious practices
• Private law v public law – funding decisions and best interests
Transition from Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards to Liberty Protection Safeguards
• What can be authorised by the new scheme?
• Who is the responsible body?
• The required assessments
• New professional roles
• The safeguards
• Wider reforms of the MCA
• Next steps