Safe Guarding Adults: (4 hr 30 without breaks)

adult

safeguarding adults

Aim

The aim is to provide an awareness of Safeguarding issues and how you should deal with them.

Objectives

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Explain your own responsibilities for promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults
  • Explain the 3 forms and 7 types of abuse and their symptoms in adults.
  • Explain what will happen once you have reported the abuse
  • List measures that can be taken to minimise the risk of abuse
  • Describe the two stages of the test for capacity
  • Describe how you would support people who may lack capacity
  • State what to do if you suspect or are told about abuse by an adult