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The Royal College of Psychiatrists Improving the lives of people with mental illness


Section 12 and Approved Clinician Induction and Refresher Courses

 These Section 12 and Approved Clinician courses are all supported by experienced Solicitors, AMHPs, and Consultant Psychiatrists. Courses are open to candidates from all professions and are validated by the Mental Health Act Approval Panel England South and NHS South West.

Please note that attending one of these courses is only part of the process to becoming accredited.  We would advise you to check with your local NHS Specialist Mental Health Approvals Lead for information on the criteria for approval/re-approval, and to confirm which course is suitable for your requirements before making your booking.

If you are based in the South West Division, you can access more information about Approval under the Mental Health Act 1983 via the Winterhead Ltd website.

 

You can secure your place on any of these courses by either telephoning the South West Division office on 01761 463979, by posting a cheque to the Division Office along with the relevant registration form or by booking online below. 

 

Event dates for 2017

Delegates are advised not to book travel/accommodation until written confirmation from The Royal College of Psychiatrists has been received .   Please contact us on 01761 463979 if you have not received your receipt and joining instructions within 10 days of making your booking.

 

Section 12 Induction

A two-day course suitable for anyone who is applying for Section 12 approval.

 

Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 September 2017
Holiday Inn (Bristol Airport)

To Book Online click here

 

Leaflet and application form

 

Monday 30 and Tuesday 31 October 2017 
Sands Resort Hotel, Newquay, Cornwall 

To Book Online click here

 

Leaflet and application form

 

Section 12 Refresher

This is a one-day course suitable for anyone who already has Section 12 approval and requires a refresher. Please be aware that this course is not suitable for anyone seeking to refresh their Approved Clinician status.

 

Tuesday 10 October  2017
Coombe Lodge, Blagdon, North Somerset

Please bear with us during difficulties with online booking for this course. You can still book by completing the booking form, or telephoning the office on 01761 463979.  Thank you for your patience. 

 

Leaflet and application form

 

Approved Clinician Induction A two-day course suitable for anyone who is applying to become an Approved Clinician.

 

Tuesday 5 and Wednesday 6 December 2017
Coombe Lodge, Blagdon, North Somerset

To Book Online click here

 

 

Leaflet and application form

 

Approved Clinician Refresher

This is a one-day course suitable for anyone who is already an Approved Clinician and requires a refresher. 

Wednesday 11 October 2017
Coombe Lodge, Blagdon, North Somerset

To Book Online click here

 

 

Leaflet and application form

 

For further information please contact Tania Leigh Tel: 01761 463979.

 


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