MHA Section 12 Refresher Training

For Psychiatrists, General Practitioners (GPs) and Forensic Medical Examiners (FMEs)


Tue 23 March – Manchester

Our popular one day refresher training course is approved by The Midlands and East of England Mental Health Act Approval Panel and therefore has recognition in all regions within England. It is presented by a team of experts who will update your knowledge and help you to work your way through the legal complexities.

You will have an opportunity to discuss the practicalities, ethics and potential clinical dilemmas of using the legislation. The course not only provides the compulsory training, but it will equip you with essential up to date knowledge to help you implement the legislation with more confidence.

This course will enable you to:

  • Apply to renew Section 12 approval at your local approvals office
  • Understand current developments in mental health legislation and how to apply this practical knowledge in your clinical work

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for all Section 12 Doctors who are seeking re-approval.

Section 12 Status

This course is for mental health professionals in England renewing their Section 12 approval. Please contact your local Section 12 Administrator for more information. Please note that attendance at this course is only part of your renewal process.


This course has been accredited by The Midlands and East of England Mental Health Act Approval Panel and is awarded 6 CPD hours subject to your peer group approval and in line with RCPsych guidance. Delegates will be required to attend the whole course and register at the start and close of each day in order to gain their certificate of attendance (required for approval) and their CPD points.

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How to Book


March – Manchester

If you don’t wish to book online or have managed to secure funding…

Simply print out our booking form with your chosen method of payment and either:

Post to:

Education and Training Network
Design House
1 Coal Hill Lane
LS28 5NA

Fax to 0113 257 8159
Tel: 0113 257 2139