Safeguarding Adults Training | Online E-learning

Protect vulnerable adults and comply with your legal responsibilities

In order to prevent abuse, safeguarding policies and procedures need to be known and put into practice. This Safeguarding Adults training e-learning will give you the knowledge to comply with these mandatory requirements, and give you the skills and awareness to protect adults at risk.

Without the correct knowledge, vulnerable adults can be put at risk. Effective safeguarding training is essential to protecting adults in your care, and ensuring legal requirements are met.

In this interactive safeguarding adults training, you will be introduced to the principles of safeguarding and shown how to put them into practice. From recognising and responding to abuse, to an awareness of relevant legislation, this professionally developed training will give you a complete understanding of how to protect the wellbeing of adults in your care.

Learning includes key legislation – including the Care Act 2014 and more – confidentiality, your responsibilities, and how to report concerns.

What will I learn?

By the end of this Safeguarding Adults training online e-learning, you will be able to:

  • Explain what is meant by abuse
  • Recognise who is at risk
  • State the relevant legislation
  • Outline the safeguarding principles
  • Explain consent and the right to confidentiality
  • Recognise roles and responsibilities
  • Operate multi-agency involvement
  • Recognise barriers to reporting concerns

Who should take this course?

This Safeguarding Adults training online e-learning is suitable for anyone working in healthcare and social care environments, who works with or may come into contact with vulnerable adults.

Applicants must be proficient in written and spoken English. Contact us to find out about our bespoke multi-lingual courses.

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escalla Healthcare is one of the UK’s leading healthcare education providers, and celebrates over 25 years of working in the health sector.

Our bespoke and off-the-shelf catalogue utilise the latest interactive learning techniques and platforms. Learners benefit from informative and engaging content, with built-in assessment, certification and hosting options.

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Safeguarding Adults Training Course Content

  • What is abuse?
  • Adults at risk
  • The importance of safeguarding
  • Basic safeguarding principles
  • Care Act 2014
  • Care Standards Act 2000
  • Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006
  • Domestic Violence Crime and Victims Act 2004
  • Public Interest Disclosure Act 1998
  • Mental Capacity Act 2005
  • Sexual Offences Act 2003
  • Human Rights Act 1998
  • Types of abuse
  • Vulnerable people
  • Case study
  • Handling disclosure
  • Who is at risk?
  • How abuse occurs
  • Consent
  • Sharing information
  • The importance of dignity
  • Environmental influence
  • The 4 R’s of safeguarding
  • Multi-agency involvement
  • Barriers to reporting concerns
  • Helpful links and resources