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½ Day Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults Course

This half day course provides delegates with an overview of what Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults actually means, how to keep people safe from harm and what to do if abuse is suspected or witnessed.

Course Outline

During the session delegates will gain an understanding of:

  • The national statistics in relation to abusive behaviour
  • Potential reasons for abusive behaviour
  • Profile of an abuser
  • Types of abuse
  • Consent and disclosure issues
  • Raising an alert
  • Reporting and recording of information

 Please note: some conversations about abusive behaviours are likely to be particularly sensitive.

Certification lasts for 2 years