Safeguarding Adults (Level 1)

Safeguarding Adults (Level 1)

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Part Number:31
  • Modules:5
  • Duration:2 hours 30 minutes
This informative and wide-ranging course will help you identify risk, learn the importance of prevention, and determine appropriate intervention.

This course complies with Level 1 Social Care and Levels 1 & 2 Healthcare

Once you’ve completed this course, you’ll have a knowledge of:
  • The legal duties to safeguard adults
  • What is meant by adult safeguarding
  • The importance of avoiding risk averse practice
  • The aims of adult safeguarding and the six safeguarding principles
  • ‘Person-centred’ and ‘outcomes-focused’ safeguarding practice
  • What is meant by abuse and who is at risk
  • Why a person might abuse another and when it is more likely to happen
  • The patterns of abuse
  • The different types of abuse and neglect and features of each
  • The importance of balancing safeguarding with empowerment
  • What you should do if you suspect abuse or neglect
  • How to respond to a disclosure
  • What to say to an adult at risk
  • What to do in an emergency
  • The importance of good record keeping
  • What Mental Capacity means and the principles of the Mental Capacity Act
  • The implications of the Mental Capacity Act when supporting a vulnerable adult at risk
  • What is meant by ‘Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards’

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