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Best Interest Assessor Refresher Training

About this course

Course code:
Z51000093
Level:
Professional/Short Course
Department:
Health and Social Sciences
Campus:
Glenside
Duration:
One day
Course director:
Rachel Hubbard

Page last updated 15 June 2017

Introduction

All Best Interests Assessors (BIAs) must by law refresh their knowledge and skills relevant to the role every 12 months after qualifying.

The module team from the UWE Best Interests Assessment module are now running one day refresher courses to support BIAs to maintain their knowledge of the current legal framework for practice and explore current practice challenges.

It is suitable for qualified BIAs.

Structure

Content

Learning objectives include:

  • Current guidance on key BIA decisions including restriction or deprivation of liberty, assessing capacity, best interests etc.
  • Recent research and guidance relevant to BIA practice.
  • Plans for changes to the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards legislation and wider human rights legal context.
  • Refreshing knowledge and skills on other assessments e.g. No Refusals and Eligibility.
  • Good practice in BIA recording.
  • Case study and other learning activities relevant to BIA practice.

Prices and dates

Supplementary fee information

£90

Refreshments, course notes and certificate of attendance for CPD records are included.

Dates

Friday 01 December 2017
Friday 11 May 2018
09.30 -16.30

How to apply

How to apply

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Friday 01 December 2017
Friday 11 May 2018

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