Contemporary Issues in Custodial Care - Managing Death in Custody

Overview

This one-day masterclass is for all staff employed within the healthcare setting of custodial establishments, with special reference to nursing staff.

Delegates can expect to  identify and discuss the dynamics of death in a custodial setting, and how to manage it.

Structure and content

  • The demographics and epidemiology of deaths in custody
  • The role of the healthcare provider when a death in custody occurs
  • The role of the coroner as part of the DIC team
  • The role of safer custody in dealing with and preventing DIC
  • Supporting staff involved in DIC’s

All sessions incorporate a Question Forum (15 minutes)

Course objectives

  1. To identify key personnel involved when there is a death in custody
  2. To promote seamless and collaborative working in dealing with DIC
  3. To identify and establish support mechanisms to support staff members affected by a DIC

Who the course is for

This one-day masterclass is designed for all staff employed within the healthcare setting of custodial establishments, with special reference to nursing staff.

Recommended prior knowledge

It is essential that delegates have practical experience of working in custodial settings.

Our experts

Colleagues involved in the delivery of this masterclass include;

Bob Oliver, Senior Lecturer at De Montfort University (DMU)    

Delivery

This one-day masterclass will be delivered at Devonshire Place, London Road, Leicester, LE2 0RA.

Price

£185 per person

Dates

Friday 14 June 2019

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Similar courses or related services you may be interested in

We run a suite of masterclasses for workers in custodial settings. These include;

The Elderly in Custody

Managing Medications and Additctions

Managing Self Harm and Suicide in Custodial Settings

Contact us

For more information about Health Skills programmes please contact us:

E: health.skills@dmu.ac.uk

w: dmu.ac.uk/healthskills

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Course Date

Friday 14 June 2019

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