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Safeguarding Adults - Basic Awareness

Course Code
BH/18/1123
Course Types
Training Event
Overview

This course looks at the main principles of adult safeguarding in line with the Care Act and the Making Safeguarding Personal approach. It explores practice issues regarding abuse or neglect to service users, including the responsibilities of staff in preventing and reporting. This course is aimed at frontline staff who support adults. 


If you require refresher training, please book a place on Safeguarding Adults Update instead.

Start Date
Friday 5 April 2019
End Date
Friday 5 April 2019
Times
13:00 - 16:30
Number of Sessions
1
Learning outcomes
By the end of this course you will be able to: 

• describe what safeguarding is and what its primary aims are
• describe and explain the six safeguarding principles and what making safeguarding personal means
• identify different types of abuse and neglect and recognise the signs and symptoms
• explain your role and responsibilities in safeguarding adults and what it means in your workplace
• identify ways of promoting people’s wellbeing and preventing abuse and neglect

Additional information

There is a Safeguarding Adults Basic Awareness e-learning course available through the Brighton & Hove Learning Gateway that can be completed instead of the face to face training.

There is a safeguarding adults capability framework for Brighton & Hove which describes the roles and expectations of provider staff.The Safeguarding Adults Board asks all staff who work with adults who may be in need of safeguarding to consider the framework, and take it forward in their area of service.

 

Target Audience
Adult Social Care Providers / Care Homes / Carers / Home Care Providers / Housing Services / Learning Disability Services / Occupational Therapists
target audience
Course pre-requisites
Venue
Hove Town Hall - Training Room G108, Norton Road
venue
Commissioner
cpd.brightonhove@support.webbased.co.uk
Event Trainers
Hilary Woodhead
tutors
Pricing Bands
Tier 1
£0.00
Tier 2
£0.00
Tier 3
£65.00
Tier 4
£65.00
Tier 5
£80.00