Safeguarding: Adults at Risk
Vulnerable people face a higher risk of being subjected to a range of abuses. This course will help you develop greater awareness of the common types of abuse and what your role is as a carer in managing the risk.
Learning Outcomes:After completing this course, participants should be able to:
- Define safeguarding and describe common types of abuse and how they might occur
- Recognise possible signs of abuse
- Know the actions required if abuse is suspected
- Recognise the role staff play in managing the risk of abuse by promoting a positive culture based on respect, dignity and personal choice
Who is this course appropriate for:
This course is perfect for support staff, senior staff, and management in the disability setting.
Continuing Professional Development Hours:
Up to 8 hours can be earned completing this course.
You can earn 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour by completing the video and assessment questions. If you wish to extend your learning and earn up to an additional 7 CPD hours, you may download the extension exercise which is attached to this course.
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