Safeguarding Adults Course – 6 Hours

Franklin’s Training Services have been providing training across the UK for almost 20 years.

Course duration:

6 hours


To develop an understanding on the Safeguarding of Adults.


  • To Identify Abuse and recognise the signs and symptoms of abuse.
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of staff and organisations working together to protect vulnerable adults from abuse.
  • Identify and understand the whistleblowing procedure.
  • Legislations
  • Highlight actions and responsibilities (knowing what to do and what not to do).
  • Understand the safeguarding process including the safeguarding principles.

At the end of the training session, candidates will have covered the following modules:

  • Underpinning Values
  • The Care Act 2014 and Safeguarding
  • CQC fundamental standards
  • Definition of Abuse
  • Categories of Abuse, signs and symptoms
  • Risk factors and what makes a person more vulnerable and at risk of abuse.
  • Contributing factors to abuse
  • Acts of omission
  • Duty of Candour
  • Purpose of the Safeguarding system
  • 6 keys safeguarding principles
  • Staff Duties and action to take
  • Whistleblowing
  • Do’s and Don’ts
  • Recording & Reporting
  • Mental Capacity Act 2005 and relevant legislation; DoLS, Equality Act 2010, Human Rights Act 1998, Safeguarding of Vulnerable groups Act 2006, Data Protection Act with GDPR 2018
  • Prevent strategy
  • What can reporting abuse do?
  • Your Duties
  • Victims needs

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