Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults

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The aim of this training programme is to increase knowledge and understanding of Safeguarding Vulnerable Persons at Risk of Abuse. To ensure that those working with vulnerable adults have a sound knowledge of, and remain compliant with, the HSE Policy: ‘Safeguarding Vulnerable Persons at Risk of Abuse 2014’

3 hours, 09:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Online

Session information

Sessions

Safeguarding Vulnerable Adult
09:15 GMT - 12:15 GMT
3 hours
Online
    • €50.00 excl.

    Description

    By the end of the session, learners will:

     

    • Discuss what is understood to be a vulnerable person
    • Define Abuse, outline the types of abuse and identify who may abuse a vulnerable person
    • Describe their role using the building blocks and principles for safeguarding an promoting welfare for vulnerable persons
    • Describe the key considerations in recognizing abuse
    • Describe the procedures when responding to concerns or allegations of abuse of vulnerable persons
    • Understand their role in the protection of vulnerable adults in their care
    • Understand the concept of self-neglect and the procedure to follow when responding to concerns of self-neglect

    Entry Requirements:

    In order to participate on this online programme, learners must hold a major award at Level 5 (or higher), or be currently working towards a QQI Level 5 major award in Healthcare/Homecare sector.

    Learners must have access to:

    • PC/Laptop/Smart Phone/Tablet
    • Wifi Connection

    A short Exercise must be completed on course completion.

    Course Duration – 1.5 Hours

    Course Cost - €50.00