Adults at Risk (Safeguarding)

This half-day course aims to raise the awareness of abuse and its effects on adults at risk (safeguarding).  It is designed for those who need to have a greater understanding of this difficult subject and for staff / volunteers working in a care environment.

Course Aims

  • Gain a general overview about abuse and its effects on adults at risk
  • Know what to do if abuse is discovered / suspected
  • Identify your organisation's responsibilities relating to abuse of adults at risk

Course Objectives

  • Establish what abuse is and the 6 different types, relating to adults
  • Identify how adults can be abused and what signs to look for
  • Consider what you should do if you discover or suspect abuse
  • Explore ways to help prevent it

Course Programme

  • Introductions and housekeeping
  • What abuse is?
  • Relevant statistics
  • Three stages of life 
  • The 6 main types of abuse 
  • How people can be abused 
  • Who is vulnerable?
  • Abuse - Where and by whom?
  • Institutional abuse 
  • What to do if you discover or suspect abuse 
  • How to prevent abuse 

Course Duration

Up to 3 hours (i.e. 10am to 1pm) including a 15 minute break
Safe 3a
Safe 3b

Course Fees

TYPE OF ORGANISATION
HALF DAY
FULL DAY
 
CHARITABLE/NOT FOR PROFIT
£460
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OTHER ORGANISATIONS

£560
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Cost includes:  
Course delivery, training materials, handouts, evaluations and certificates for up to 16 participants.  
NB: Additional travel costs may apply for any booking over 80 miles and may be invoiced separately, charged at 45p per mile for car use and / or actual costs of alternative methods of travel.  Accommodation costs will be based on individual hotel bookings and will include reasonable subsistence costs dependent on location conditions, applicable at the time.

Great Training.  Met all my expectations and much more

- Course participant

The trainer was very personable and thorough.  Open and willing to listen and answer any questions

- Course participant

Informative trainer with really good communication skills.  Made course fun.
- Course participant

Our trainers come from a variety of backgrounds, therefore we can facilitate courses beyond our current prospectus.

For all enquiries or potential bookings, do please call us: 07866 284781

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