Safeguarding Vulnerable Persons Dundalk

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Date(s) - 01/11/2019
9:15 am - 1:00 pm



Course Description:

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’

Learning Objectives

By the end of the session, learners will:

  • At the end of this unit of learning the participant should be able to:
    • 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 recognising 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


Bookings are closed for this event.