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Essential safeguarding adults skills update

This course is required for all individuals who support adults at risk within the community, residential, nursing home, housing and hospital settings, who have previously undertaken Safeguarding Adults Awareness training in the last 3 years. It ensures staff refresh their knowledge and understanding of adult safeguarding and their responsibilities under the Dorset multi-agency policy.

DateVenueTimeCost
6 September 2018 Princes House, Dorchester 9.30am to 12.30pm £30
13 September 2018 Purbeck Centre, Wareham 1.30pm to 4.30pm £30
11 October 2018 Princes House, Dorchester 9.30am to 12.30pm £30
17 October 2018 Council Chamber, Christchurch 9.30am to 12.30pm £30
9 November 2018 Purbeck Centre, Wareham 9.30am to 12.30pm £30
14 January 2019 Purbeck Centre, Wareham 9.30am to 12.30pm £30
17 January 2019 Princes House, Dorchester 9.30am to 12.30pm £30
7 February 2019 Hamworthy Club, Wimborne 9.30am to 12.30pm £30
12 February 2019 Princes House, Dorchester 9.30am to 12.30pm £30
8 March 2019 Purbeck Centre, Wareham 9.30am to 12.30pm £30
14 March 2019 Princes House, Dorchester 9.30am to 12.30pm £30

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • update their knowledge on recent developments in Safeguarding practice and changes to the legal and strategic framework
  • explore the role of Safeguarding in the prevention of abuse
  • be clear about their role if safeguarding fails and abuse
  • be clear about their role if Safeguarding fails and abuse is suspected or disclosed

Target group

All individuals who support vulnerable adults within the community, residential, nursing home, housing and hospital settings, who have previously undertaken Essential Safeguarding Adults Skills training. Staff must attend Safeguarding Adults Refresher training every 3 years. 

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Learning and Development, Adult services

Name: Adult Services
Email: ACSLandOD@dorsetcc.gov.uk
Tel: 01305 225060
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