Safeguarding Adults Level 2

This session aims to provide staff who are the designated safeguarding lead in their organisation and/or designated referrer with comprehensive guidance how to respond and act to potential and actual safeguarding issues.

Course Content

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • Describe how to apply local and national policy and procedural frameworks when undertaking safeguarding activity
  • Name and explain what legislation is relevant to undertaking safeguarding activity
  • Describe how you could support people and their carers to understand safeguarding issues to maximise their decision making
  • Explain the safeguarding adults enquiry process
  • Explain how to respond to safeguarding alerts and make referrals
  • Identify and reduce potential and actual risks after disclosure or an allegation has been made
  • Describe how you can support people to keep themselves safe
  • Explain the immediate steps you should take when you become aware of potential abuse
  • Discuss and develop protective strategies for those who don’t give consent
  • Explain the purpose of safeguarding adults investigations and be able to apply the duties and tasks involved
  • Maintain accurate, complete and up to date records
  • Describe how to preserve forensic and other evidence
  • Discuss the roles and responsibilities of the different agencies involved in investigating allegations of abuse

Assessment

Learning progress and test results can be tracked by managers for internal development and learners can keep a certificate of completion for CPD.

Duration

45 Minutes

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