This short, auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge you need to understand the impact and key issues surrounding the safeguarding of adults and children.
A great addition to your CV to show your commitment to safeguarding, this is also beneficial for general knowledge.
Completed online with auto-marked assessments, this programme can be completed in your own time.
- Place of study: Learn from home
- Type of course: Online distance learning course with no exams
- Course duration: An average of 2 hours.
Full tutor and customer service support will be provided throughout the course.
Section 1: Understanding the principals of safeguarding adults
This section covers the main types of abuse and harm as well as the importance of being treated with dignity and respect.
Section 2: Reducing the likelihood of abuse
This section covers dignity and rights within a care environment as well as the importance of individualised care, safeguarding policies and managing risk.
Section 3: Responding to suspected or disclosed abuse
This section explores what to do if abuse of an adult is suspected as well as local whistle blowing policy procedures.
Section 4: Protecting people from harm and abuse- locally and nationally
This section covers possible barriers in alerting or referring relevant agencies as well as legislation and the sharing of information.
Section 5: Safeguarding children
This section explores what procedures to follow based on profession if a child or young person is suspected of being abused.
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Last updated March 16, 2016