Power of Attorney Masterclass: Hone your PoA skills

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Event Outline

Three hours is all it takes to improve your skill and knowledge around Power of Attorney. Do you feel familiar with day to day issues but not sure what to do when complexities arise?

Developed in partnership with Sandra McDonald, the former Public Guardian in Scotland, this course uses real case studies to enhance your operational knowledge, giving you confidence when tackling the less common issues.

Agenda and Timings

09:00-09:30     Registration and morning refreshments

09:30-09:35     Welcome and Introduction
Sandra McDonald, Director, EX-PG Ltd (and former Public Guardian for Scotland)

09:35-10:15     Power of Attorney – the less common bits

10:15-11:00     The challenges – using real case examples

11:00-11:20     Tea and coffee break, opportunities for networking

11:20-12:00     Case study group work and feedback

12:00-12:30     Power of Attorney clinic – any questions

12:30   Masterclass Closing Remarks

Our Trainer

Sandra McDonald, Director, EX-PG Ltd (and former Public Guardian for Scotland)

For 14 years (2004-2018) Sandra was the Public Guardian for Scotland. The Public Guardian supports as well as supervises those appointed, under the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000, to administer the affairs of persons with incapacity. Sandra holds qualifications in law, public sector management and nursing. As Public Guardian, she led a team of 80, delivering a service across the whole of Scotland. Upon retiring as the Public Guardian in the summer of 2018, Sandra established EX-PG Ltd. She currently offers mental capacity/incapacity advice and training, drawing on the breadth and wealth of her experience as Public Guardian. All Sandra's advice and training can be tailored to your needs and is specifically designed to assist both those supporting, as well as those developing and delivering services for, people with incapacity. For more information, please visit - www.ex-pg.com


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