Lasting Power of Attorney

What is a LPA

LPA legislation - Mental Capacity Act 2005

Mental Capacity


Deprivation of Liberty

Advance Decisions

Criminal Sanctions

Community Care Law

Different types of LPAs

Making an LPA

Choosing Attorneys


Drafting issues

Using LPA’s

What Attorneys can do

Resolving Problems

Not making an LPA

Lasting Power of Attorney

This is 5 hour course designed for practitioners who either have not made a Lasting Power of Attorney before or wish for a refresher course on current legislation and practice.

It is a practical course taking you through all the steps required to make and register a Lasting Power of Attorney.

This course addresses the many problems and pitfalls frequently encountered, examines drafting  restrictions and conditions, together with avoiding negligence.

The course also goes through how to make a mental capacity assessment.

This course may also be run over two days, with the second day using role-play to simulate interviews and capacity assessments.

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