This course is intended for everyone who works with adults at risk either in a professional or voluntary capacity.
The aim of this course is to raise participant’s awareness of the risks to adults through abuse, and for them to gain an understanding of their role and responsibility in safeguarding adults at risk of abuse.
By the end of the course the participants should be able to:
- Define the term ‘adults at risk’ in relation to Adult Safeguarding
- Name the 7 categories of abuse and list their common signs and indicators
- Identify barriers to safeguarding adults
- Know when and to whom suspected abuse should be reported
Venue, Parking & Refreshments
23 Hill Street does not have disability access; however, training courses can be provided at alternative venues, should this be a problem please clarify any particular access requirements on the application form.
Public car-parking facilities (scratch card) are available at Green Street or Pier Road.
A variety of local food outlets are available within walking distance of the SPB training room, or bring a packed lunch which can be eaten on the premises. Tea and coffee will be provided free of charge.