The Practicalities of Assessing Mental Capacity



Please join Tim Farmer of TSF Consultants to increase your competence and confidence when assessing mental capacity.  This training session is designed to assist you in identifying when mental capacity is in issue, focusing on the steps you need to take when discussing Wills and LPAs with your clients. It offers the opportunity to critically reflect on your practice and deepen your knowledge of the Mental Cpacity Act (2005) and other relevant case law.

Tim Farmer is a leading experts on the assessment of mental capacity and author of ‘Grandpa on a Skateboard; the practicalities of assessing mental capacity and unwise decisions’, an Amazon bestseller. A former National Committee Member for CoPPA (Court of Protection Practitioners Association), a member of Baroness Finlay’s leadership team for the National Mental Capacity Forum, named as Gamechanger of the year 2018 by AQ5 and Expert Witness (Mental Capacity) 2016 by lawyer monthly.

Tim’s expertise and passion for mental capacity led him to set up TSF Consultants, a highly successful and award winning provider for Mental Capacity assessments in England and Wales within the legal and financial sectors. Under the TSF banner Tim continues to provide the highest quality mental capacity assessments as well as informed and inspiring training around the practicalities of assessing mental capacity.


2022 Dates (Online via Teams)

15th March

29th September

6th December

Timings:  9:00 – 13:00