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Safeguarding Adults at Risk Refresher

Subject categories: General Health and Social Care, Safeguarding and Legal

Course overview

This course has been developed for learners who have either previously attended Safeguarding Adults at Risk training and who need to refresh and update their knowledge, or for staff whose job role requires them to have some basic knowledge of safeguarding. This course is aimed at those working in a wide range of settings including residential care homes, hospitals and working within the community in peoples own homes. 
This course is delivered using a range of methods and resources including:
Current news articles, self-assessment, group discussions and small group activities.
This course has been developed and mapped to:
The Care Act 2014
Making Safeguarding Personal 
And the following QCF unit:
Principles of Safeguarding and Protection in Health and Social Care

Course content

What is an Adult at Risk?
What is abuse?
Types of abuse
Potential abuse indicators
Reviewing current practice
Avoiding and minimising allegations
Dealing with a disclosure
Legislative frameworks
Other vulnerable groups including children
Policies, procedures and guidelines
Reporting and record keeping
Managing our own feelings
Promoting positive practice

Learning outcomes

List signs of abuse
Describe how to respond to suspected or alleged abuse
State the national and local context of safeguarding and protection from abuse
List ways to reduce the likelihood of abuse
Describe how to recognise and report unsafe practices


3 hours

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