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Keeping Adults Safe: Training for Staff and Volunteers *FULLY BOOKED*

  • Start Date: 1st October 2018, 10:00

This is a FREE 1 day certificated course for those working/volunteering with adults at risk. It covers:

  • awareness of vulnerability;
  • legal context of adult safeguarding;
  • awareness of abuse issues;
  • procedures for reporting concerns;
  • procedures for planning activities and assessing and managing risk;
  • confidentiality issues; and
  • code of behaviour for staff/volunteers.

The training will raise awareness of of risk of harm in adulthood and assist voluntary, community and independent organisations working with adults at risk to achieve the minimum standards of best practice as outlined in the publication 'Keeping Adults Safe - A Shared Responsibility'.

PLEASE NOTE: This training will be provided for Voluntary, Community and Independent sectors and a maximum of 5 participants from any one organisation will be accepted on to each training course.


Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis and are limited.

Time: 10.00am - 4.00pm

Location: Omagh Library, 1 Spillars Place, Irishtown Road, Omagh, BT78 1HL

Cost: This course is provided free of charge through support received from the Health and Social Care Board.


This course is for organisations in the Western Trust area only. For other areas, please view our training calendar by clicking here. For further information contact us here: kathy.corbett@volunteernow.co.uk.

Cancellation policy
Should you need to cancel your booking, no charge will be applied if written notice is received 5 working days before the course. Volunteer Now regrets that if written notice is received less than 5 working days before the course, a 10 cancellation charge will be made. If no notice is given, full course fees must be paid. Volunteer Now reserves the right to cancel a course at any time.

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