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Raising Safeguarding Concerns - Adults (AM)

Venue
Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood
venue
Event Tutors
Charlotte Fry
tutors
Admin Contact
HR Workforce Development (HRWorkforceDevelopment@southglos.gov.uk)
Target Audience
CAH Staff / External Care Providers / Social Care Staff
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Safeguarding
Safeguarding subcategories
Safeguarding Adult
Event description

The multi-agency South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Adults Board oversees the Joint Policy and Procedures for Safeguarding Adults in this area. It is essential that a wide range of staff working in local authority, health and social care agencies are fully aware of the key issues in safeguarding vulnerable adults and of how the policy affects them in their front-line roles. The half-day Raising Safeguarding Concerns course is essential training for all front-line staff and managers who are involved in providing services to adults at risk and who work directly with service users. The course content is mapped to the learning outcomes in the local Safeguarding Adults Training Standards (published Dec 2017) as well as to relevant national occupational standards including the Care Certificate (Standard 10). Course attendance is monitored by the Safeguarding Adults Board. The standard charge for this course is £40. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the session the participant will:

Understand what safeguarding adults is and your role

Recognise an adult may be in need of safeguarding and take relevant action

Understand the procedures for making a safeguarding concern

Understand dignity, respect & cultural diversity when working with individuals

Have knowledge of local & organisational, policy, procedure and legislation that supports safeguarding adults

Start Date
Thursday 16 July 2020
End Date
Thursday 16 July 2020
Closing Date
Wednesday 15 July 2020
Times
09:30 - 12:30
Maximum Places
Cost
£40.00 
Number of Sessions
1
Certificate expiry
No
Pass/Fail event
No