Essential Awareness of Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults at Risk

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Duration: 3 hours

This course is aimed at those who work with vulnerable adults or adults at risk of abuse. It is usually delivered in an afternoon after a safeguarding children & young people session.

This course covers:

  • Biblical principles
  • Signs and indicators of abuse 
  • Definition of an adult at risk of abuse
  • Mental capacity Act
  • Definitions of the categories of abuse
  • When things concern you, what do you do? Who do you go to?
  • Case studies
  • Alerter and referrer
  • Recording and reporting harm  
  • Responsible reporting (whistleblowing)
  • Barriers to reporting concerns
  • Confidentiality and Information sharing
  • Supporting a healthy culture in church 
  • The Safeguarding Spectrum and thresholds for services 

Costs

The cost of this half day course is £300.00 plus our travel costs

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