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Essential safeguarding adults skills

This course aims to raise awareness of safeguarding adults and ensure that all staff are aware of their role and responsibilities within the Dorset multi-agency policy.

Essential safeguarding adults skills
 Date VenueTime Cost 
17 January 2020 Purbeck Centre, Wareham  9:30am to 4:30pm £40
6 February 2020 Princes House, Dorchester 9:30am to 4:30pm £40
17 February 2020 Cobham Sports & Social Club Wimborne  9:30am to 4:30pm £40
9 March 2020 Purbeck Centre, Wareham 9:30am to 4:30pm £40
26 March 2020 Princes House, Dorchester  9:30am to 4:30pm £40

The Dorset Council Adult and Community Services current pricing policy is under review and may change later in the year.

Learning outcomes

  • by the end of the course participants should be able to:
  • list the six core principles that underpin safeguarding adults
  • undertake the safeguarding role within their workplace
  • understand and demonstrate what safeguarding is
  • list the categories and definitions of abuse
  • identify signs and symptoms of abuse
  • recognise adults in need of safeguarding and take appropriate action
  • understand dignity and respect when working with individuals.
  • understand the procedures for raising a safeguarding concern
  • demonstrate knowledge of policy, procedures and legislation that supports safeguarding adults' activity
  • contribute to preventing abuse

Target groups

Adult & Community Services, IVP Sector.

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Learning and Development, Adult services

Name: Adult Services
Tel: 01305 225060
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