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Keeping Adults Safe: Training for Staff and Volunteers

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  • 07/03/2019
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Minor Hall
    St Mark’s Parish Church
    Church Street
    BT23 4AN
  • Free Course
  • Fully Booked

Keeping Adults Safe: Training for Staff and Volunteers


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.

This course is for organisations in the South Eastern Trust area only.  For further information contact us here: kathy.corbett@volunteernow.co.uk.

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