Safeguarding adults: for managers and newly appointed safeguarding leads
CPD Standards Office reference no 60036/18.
- Identifying risk and vulnerability to abuse and neglect
- Making Safeguarding Personal – applying the safeguarding principles in practice
- Safeguarding duties for local authorities
- Safeguarding responsibilities for partners including housing, police, health etc
- The importance of partnership working and information-sharing, including the relevance of the Mental Capacity Act
- Responding to allegations and concerns
We use a range of case studies and scenarios to enable delegates to understand the practical application of good safeguarding practice.
- understand how the duties and responsibilities under the Care Act apply in practice
- explore the difficult balance between safety and choice and control for individuals
- understand the law governing information-sharing.
Who should attend?
This course is for managers, registered managers, newly appointed safeguarding leads and team leaders in care, health, housing and related services.
It is not designed for experienced safeguarding leads or local authority staff.
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This is a sample training course outline. It is based on approximately 25 delegates, trained at your premises. It can be adapted to your organisation’s training and CPD requirements. Contact us to arrange an in-house customised course.
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