Safeguarding Adults

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This course will help anyone who comes into regular contact with adults at risk to feel confident about recognising and responding to abuse.

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Training objectives

At the end of the course learners will be able to:

Explain the actions to take if they suspect a person is being abused or neglected

Explain the terms ‘safeguarding adults’ and their role in local procedures

List the main types of abuse

List the signs and symptoms associated with abuse

List a range of factors that feature in adult abuse and/or neglect

Describe the importance of person centred care and what can be done to promote dignity

Respond to a suspected or disclosed allegation of abuse

Explain how to protect individuals from harm and abuse

Explain how to apply basic principles to help individuals to keep themselves safe

Complete accurate records in line with local procedures