30. October 2020 - 10:00 till 12:00
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PoA Masterclass: Hone your PoA Skills - GLASGOW | Legal Services Agency Ltd | Friday, 30. October 2020

LSA in conjunction with Sandra McDonald, EX-PG Ltd
Two hours is all it takes to improve your PoA skill. Feel familiar with day to day issues but not sure what to do when complexities arise. This course will enhance your operational knowledge giving you confidence with tackling the less common issues.
CPD 2 hours
Registration and Coffee 9:30am
PEAT Outcome - Relevant legal knowledge
Repeated in Edinburgh on 19th May 2020 
Maximum 30 delegates
PARTICIPANTS
This seminar is aimed at those working within mental health law.
SPEAKER
Sandra McDonald, EX-PG (formerly Public Guardian for Scotland)
Sandra offers independent mental capacity/incapacity advice and training, drawing on her 14 years experience as Public Guardian for Scotland.  She holds qualifications in law, public sector management and nursing. She is currently working with the Scottish Government team, progressing changes to the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000.
Sandra is trustee of the Dementia Services Trust and the Lewy Body [dementia] Society, is a Board Member of Garvald Edinburgh (a charity offering creative opportunities and support for people with learning disabilities). She is a specialist advisor to the Centre for Mental Health and Capacity Law at Napier University and to Action on Elder Abuse Scotland.
Her website www.ex-pg.com offers more detail about Sandra and her EX-PG services.
PROGRAMME 
9.30-10.00  Registration and Coffee 
10.00-10.45  PoA the less common bits
10.45-11.30  The challenges – using real case examples
11.30-12.00  Case study group work and feedback