This Section is designed for healthcare professionals and GP Practice staff.

For public information, please visit the Brighton and Hove CCG public home page.

MCA and DOLS Training Resources

The Mental Capacity Act (MCA) and Deprivation of Liberties Safeguards (DOLS) training resources supported the Are You Confident? MCA and DOLS training which the CCG ran.  

The training programme has now finished, but the resources can be found in the table below.

If you have any questions about these documents, please contact the Training Team.

Are You Confident? Training Session Notes

The Are You Confident? Training Session Notes are for use by trainees.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us

BMA/Resuscitation Council/RCN Guidance on Decisions Relating to CPR (3rd edition, revised 2016)

Deciding Right - An Integrated Approach to Making Care Decisions In Advance


Deciding Right - An Integrated Approach to Making Care Decisions In Advance is for use by trainees.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us

Deciding Right - Leaflet for Care Professionals


The Deciding Right - Leaflet for Care Professionals is for use by trainees.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us

Law Society Guide on Identifying a Deprivation of Liberty


The Law Society Guide on Identifying a Deprivation of Liberty is for use by trainees.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us

Department of Health Guidance on Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards


The Department of Health Guidance on Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards are for use by trainees.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us

Guidance on Consent for Children and Young People


Guidance on Consent for Children and Young People can be found by following this link: http://www.medicalprotection.org/uk/resources/factsheets/england/england-factsheets/uk-eng-consent-children-and-young-people

Mental Capacity Act Quiz


The Mental Capacity Act Quiz is for use by trainees.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us

Are You Confident? Training Resources List


The Are You Confident? Training Resources List is for use by trainees.

If you have any questions about this document, please contact us

Advance Decisions Website Link

www.mydecisions.org.uk allows a person to draft an Advance Decision or Advance Statement online.

Compassion in Dying has launched this free website in response to growing concerns about the low numbers of individuals planning ahead for their treatment at the end of life should they lose capacity.

Ten Common Mistakes When Creating a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)

The Office of the Public Guardian has created this guidance on mistakes to avoid when creating a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA).  You can find the guidance on the gov.uk website 

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