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Essential Safeguarding for Adults at Risk

Clock Icon4 December 2019 9:30 am - 1:00 pm Map IconVoluntary Action LeicesterShire, LE1 5SN money£39

This session will enable you to identify, respond to and report issues relating to the safety of adults who are more vulnerable to abuse due to their community care need. It will cover competencies 1-6 as described by the Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Safeguarding Board, meeting your essential requirements as front-line staff.

Why attend?

On completion of the session you will receive a certificate of attendance which can be used as part of your demonstration of competencies 1-6 of adult safeguarding. You will feel more confident in your role in identifying and reporting potential abuse.

Who is this session suitable for?

This session is suitable for those who have regular contact with adults with a social care need who are more vulnerable to abuse and are in a position to identify concerns.

What will it cover?

  • Who are we safeguarding?
  • Definition of abuse and its types
  • Signs of abuse
  • Accessing the local policy and procedure
  • Whistle-blowing procedures
  • The role of the alerter
  • Creating a safe environment
  • Related legislation

Terms and conditions

Please note that by booking you agree to our terms and conditions. The terms and conditions include information about costs and cancellations, so please review them before booking.

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Voluntary Action LeicesterShire
9 Newarke Street
Leicester, LE1 5SN United Kingdom

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