Safeguarding Adults at Risk of Harm
This interactive webinar lasts 2.5 hours.
The course will be presented by one of our team of professional and experienced trainers and will include presentation slides, film clips and small group exercises to help delegates learn the content effectively. As a foundation level course it is designed to be accessible by anyone at any level of the safeguarding learning journey.
The course covers four modules:
Understanding the task for safeguarding adults
- The legal context
- Defining adults at risk/vulnerability
- Statutory definition of adult abuse
- Six key principles of safeguarding adults
- Mental capacity
Who is at risk and who are the perpetrators?
- Who is at risk?
- Who are the perpetrators?
- Identifying types of abuse
Signs, indicators and effects of abuse
- Understanding signs and indicators through group work and case studies
Safer practice and responding well
- The importance of policies and procedures
- Responding well to concerns and disclosures of abuse
- Deciding when to report
- 'Spiritual' friendships and safer boundaries
Further details and course booking can be found at Safeguarding adults at risk of harm webinar (thirtyoneeight.org)
- Community development
- Older people
- Volunteer development
Date and Time
Karen Ledger - Training Business Coordinator
Leigh McFarlane - Safeguarding Lead for Northern Ireland