Safeguarding adults for local authority staff training course
Our CPD-accredited training is aimed at social workers with adult safeguarding responsibilities and duties.
- the six principles of safeguarding as outlined by the Care Act 2014;
- explore duties for local authorities and the responsibilities for partners’ section 42 enquiries;
- look at co-operation, partnership and information sharing;
- learnings about the Mental Capacity Act and consent;
- studies into a range of case studies for good safeguarding practice.
Get a better understanding of the main aspects of safeguarding adults for local authority social workers. Participants will:
- get a clear understanding of local authorities’ safeguarding duties;
- gain an understanding of adult safeguarding duties under the Care Act;
- learn about moving from process driven to person-centred safeguarding practice;
- explore the legal framework that supports information sharing.
Who should attend?
Local authority staff who are social workers.
Safeguarding adults – local authority staff course is delivered over 1 day.
CPD Standards Office accredited course ref no 60036/18.
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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.
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We occasionally deliver this training course as a one day open access classroom course on selected dates. These courses are designed for individuals or small groups to attend.
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