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
This course is for new staff and volunteers working in a voluntary sector social care environment who have not attended safeguarding adults course yet. It is also relevant to those who haven't attended this course in the past 2 years and need a refresher.

Course date: Wednesday 21 April 2021
Time: 10.00-14.00 (30min break included)


Course Content:

  • What is Safeguarding? Safeguarding duties and responsibilities

  • How to define an “Adult at Risk”

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

  • The Care Act 2014 & the HCC multi-agency policy and procedures

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

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:

  • Understand Safeguarding duties and responsibilities arising from the Care Act 2014

  • Know the three key criteria of an adult at risk

  • Name the key principles of safeguarding adults

  • Identify different types of abuse

  • Recognise symptoms or indicators of abuse

  • Differentiate the three key roles in Safeguarding Adults

About the trainers:

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


£25 Hertfordshire VCS organisation staff or volunteer
£50 Hertfordshire private and statutory organisations staff or volunteers
You can arrange payment online via link HERE.



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