In order to offer the Certificate in Independent Advocacy or Diploma in Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy -Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards , you will need suitably qualified staff to carry out training and assessment.
You will also need suitable facilities to carry out the required training to enable learners to achieve industry standards.
To find all the resource requirements, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.
All centres are responsible for devising a programme of study - usually trainer-led courses plus private study. Learners will also need to be assessed in real life situations and must put together a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate their competency against each learning outcome.
All learners must be currently providing independent advocacy support or using advocacy skills as part of another role.