Safeguarding adults at risk - level 1

This course will help organisations to comply with the requirements of The Care Act.

Who the course is for
For all staff and volunteers working in a voluntary sector social care environment and who have not attended a course within the last 2 years.
N.B. This course is relevant for safeguarding leads/designated persons, but they should also attend the Designated Person training provided by HCF.

Course date: 12/11/2019
Start time: 9.30 (9.15 Registration)
End time: 16.00
Venue: Committee Room 3, Ground Floor Civic Centre, St Peters Street, St Albans, AL1 3JE (AL1 3LD if using Satnav)
Course content:

  • How to define abuse and identify an Adult at Risk

  • How to identify if an adult is being abused or exploited

  • Who to talk to and what to do if you have concerns

  • HCC multi-agency policy and procedures, roles and responsibilities

Learning outcomes:

  • Know the three key criteria of an adult at risk

  • Name the key principles of safeguarding adults

  • Be able to identify different types of abuse

  • Recognise symptoms or indicators of abuse

  • Differentiate the three key roles in Safeguarding Adults

About the trainer:

Miriam Feehily is a PTLLS-trained experienced tutor, accredited by HCC to deliver Level 1 Safeguarding Adults at Risk courses.


£35 VCS – CVS members
£45 VCS - non members
£90 private/statutory

How to book:

Please, CLICK HERE to book your place.

020 3559 3559

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