RCPsych in Wales Approved Clinician or Section 12(2) Refresher

19Nov

Approved Clinician or Section 12(2) Induction - Day One

20Nov

Approved Clinician or Section 12(2) Induction - Day Two

21Nov

Approved Clinician or Section 12(2) Refresher

Location Holiday Inn, The Coldra, Newport NP18 2YG
CPD This training is eligible for 1 CPD point per hour subject to peer group approval
£ 225
RCPsych in Wales Approved Clinician or Section 12(2) Refresher

Event Information

Please complete the booking form and either post to; Sue Rimmer, All Wales Administration Assistant for Approved Clinicians & s12(2) Doctors, BCUHB, Wrexham Medical Institute, Croesnewydd Road, Wrexham LL13 7TD; or email Sue Rimmer  (please note telephone bookings are not accepted).

The course fee is £425 for the full two days tuition/£225 for refresher training and includes a handout book of presentations, a copy of “Mental Health Law in England and Wales” by Barber, Brown and Martin and lunch/refreshments on both days.  Delegates are responsible for booking and paying for their own accommodation and travel. Cancellations received at least two weeks before the course will receive a refund minus £125 administration charge.  There will be no refund for cancellations made less than 14 days before the course starts.  Your booking will be confirmed by email.  Please note that due to the popularity of this course, we are unable to admit delegates to the training without a booking/confirmation.

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board is pleased to offer this initial training course for prospective Approved Clinicians and Section 12(2) doctors within Wales.  Completion of the Induction course will be accepted by Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board as evidence of initial training for the purposes of approval as an Approved Clinician in accordance with the Mental Health Act 1983 Approved Clinician (Wales) Directions 2018.

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board also offer the one day refresher training for Approved Clinicians and Section 12(2) doctors who are due to apply for re-approval.

These courses will provide delegates with an understanding of the powers, functions and duties of Approved Clinicians and others under the Mental Health Act 1983.  The training will be set within the context of the wider legal, policy and guidance framework, which govern and affect situations requiring the presence or intervention of an Approved Clinician.

Please note that delegates attending training are required to complete the two days of the induction course or the one day of the refresher course IN FULL.

Approved Clinicians and section 12(2) doctors should attend refresher training during the final two years of their current approval period.  When booking for refresher training, please indicate the date of expiry of your current approval. 

These courses are organised by Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board and will be delivered by Edge Training

For further information regarding the course arrangements, please contact Sue Rimmer, All Wales Administration Assistant on 01978 725550 or email Sue Rimmer.  

For further information on the process of seeking approval as an Approved Clinician or Section 12(2) Approved Doctor in Wales, please contact Heulwen Hughes or David Parsonage, All Wales Approvals Managers on 01978 727889/318478 or email Heulwen Hughes.

For further information, please contact:

Email: oliver.john@rcpsych.ac.uk

Web: www.rcpsych.ac.uk/wales

Contact Name: Ollie John

Twitter: @RCPsychWales

Contact number: 02922 33 1080

Event Location

Location: Holiday Inn, The Coldra, Newport NP18 2YG