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Safeguarding adults at risk -Designated Person

Understand the role and responsibilities particularly around documenting and reporting abuse

Who the course is for
This course is aimed at the adult safeguarding lead (or designated person) in voluntary and community organisations. It is also relevant for managers/trustees wanting to accompany their lead or to find out about the role in order to appoint a lead.
All those wanting to attend this course must have completed a Level 1 Safeguarding Adults at Risk course in the last 2 years.
Course date: Wednesday 31 March 2021
Time: 10.00-12.30 (30min break included)

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Course Content:

  • Overview of Hertfordshire Safeguarding Adults Board Multi Agency Policy and Procedure

  • Examination of the role and responsibilities of the Safeguarding Lead or Designated Person

  • Good practice for facilitating disclosure and recording

  • Reporting and Referral processes in Hertfordshire

  • Staying up-to-date with developments in safeguarding practice


Course will be delivered interactively, with pre and post course exercises and materials provided.
Pre-course notes will be sent to you upon registration. Please note that you need to read these in order to complete the course.

Learning outcomes:

  • Know how to report and refer cases of suspected abuse or allegations

  • Understand how to provide support, advice and expertise within the organisation

  • Be able to provide feedback to your organisation on safeguarding procedures and training needs

  • Be prepared for potential investigations and enquiries



About the trainers:

Sonia Clarke and Moreen Pascal are a PTLLS-trained experienced tutor, accredited by HCC to deliver Level 1 and Designated Person Safeguarding Adults at Risk courses.

Cost:

£15 Hertfordshire VCS organisation staff or volunteer
£35 Hertfordshire private and statutory organisations staff or volunteers
Upon booking, you will receive information on how to arrange payment of your course fee.

Contact:

booking@hertscf.org.uk

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