Benefits of the course
- Identify signs of abuse or harm, to include FGM, Modern Day Slavery, Domestic Abuse, Honour Based Violence and Forced Marriage
- Understand how to document and report concerns of abuse in a manner that is appropriate for safeguarding and legal processes
- Understand how to share confidential information when a safeguarding concern is identified
- Recognise the importance of a ‘Person Centred’ approach and Think Family
- Explain how to undertake and contribute to enquires, assessments and the gathering and sharing of information
- Understand the role of the Mental Capacity Act and its codes of practice when safeguarding adults
- Identify the impact the Care Act 2014 has when Safeguarding Adults
- Understand how to apply lessons learnt from audit and Safeguarding Adult Reviews/case management reviews and improve practice
- Understand the Escalation and Whistleblowing processes
The aim of the course is to increase the knowledge of staff that regularly investigate and/or contribute to supporting adults at risk of abuse and/or their families/carers. This includes multi-agency safeguarding procedures and assessing, planning, intervening and evaluating the needs of an adult where there are safeguarding concerns.
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Course Aimed at – For those that have regular contact or managerial responsibility for adults at risk
Laptop with audio and video access is required for all virtual training.