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Training will be information based, with some interaction, and will cover the following issues:

  • The legislation – what it is intended to achieve and the powers available.
  • Have an understanding of the relationship between the social work role in adult protection and the relevant legislation in Scotland.
  • Have a knowledge of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000.
  • Have a knowledge of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003.
  • Have a knowledge and understanding of the relationship between these two Acts and the Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007.
  • Understand the roles of appropriate agencies and professionals within the framework of Adult Protection.

This course is aimed at:

  • Council Officers
  • Key staff from the Council
  • Police
  • NHS Forth Valley
Course Date Contact Evelyn McGregor
Venue  Contact Evelyn McGregor
Cost nil

Please phone Evelyn McGregor on 01324 590533 or email for course dates etc.