This Safeguarding Course is designed to provide Health and Social Care employees with essential knowledge about their role and responsibilities when safeguarding adults at risk. This 3-hour course teaches about the term ‘an Adult at Risk’. It covers essential topics at Level 1 such as the various forms of abuse, signs, and symptoms of abuse, disclosures, and legal aspects. This course meets training/ compliance requirements placed by the Care Act 2014 and Equality Act 2010 chapter 1 (protected characteristics); chapter 2 (prohibited conduct) and chapter 3 (services and public functions) including the requirements placed on the health and social care organizations by the Care Certificate.
Candidates will be able to learn about Duty of Candour and understand how to practice their knowledge within a culture of openness, transparency and their individual responsibility.
Training is structured around Gloucestershire County Council Safeguarding Adults policies and producers.
Accredited by Trainer Courses and approved by TrainerQuals (Safeguarding Adults at Risk at Level 1)
Multiple re-assessment opportunities with no additional charge
Certification within 24 hours
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be sent a quality assured, accredited certificate via e-mail. It can be used to evidence compliance or your professional development. All of our Open Courses are approved by trainerQuals and accredited by the Trainer Courses Certification Service as conforming to nationally accepted Health and Safety, and Healthcare Professionalism Development guidelines and Health and Safety standards requirements.
SAFEGUARDING COURSE CANDIDATES
This course is for everyone who works in the Health and Social Care settings, including:
Other healthcare employees
Upon completion of this course learners will be able to:
Understanding what is meant by the term ‘vulnerable adult’
Knowing various forms of abuse
Recognizing signs and symptoms
Knowing what to do and what not to do
The legislation and guidance concerning safeguarding adults at risk
The assessment is carried out on completion of the course. You are given the chance to answer 20 questions with a 75% pass mark. If you don’t pass, don’t worry! You can re-take the test immediately with tutors support and with no extra charge.
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