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Safeguarding Adults

   

Safeguarding Adults training is available for anyone who works with or cares for adults at risk of significant harm. The training available extends from awareness level, through alerter, practitioner, investigator and manager levels.

All Safeguarding Adults Courses are specifically designed to meet occupational competencies in health and social care. The courses also incorporate the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards at all levels.

Please see the Training Guide and Calendars below for information about which course to attend and dates

There is no charge for Safeguarding training for those working in Provider Services in the Private, Voluntary and Independent sectors.

If you work in the statutory sector please contact our Training or Workforce Development Team who will assist you in accessing safeguarding training at the appropriate level.

If you wish to discuss any Safeguarding Adults or Mental Capacity Act workforce development requirements and how we can assist you please contact our mailbox: workforcedevelopmentsafeguarding-mailbox@devon.gov.uk

Safeguarding Adults Newsletter

Newsletter - September 2014

Safeguarding Adults Training Team:

Steve Dixon, Workforce Development Advisor - Responsible for advice on all Adults Safeguarding Training

Catherine Knight, Workforce Development Admin Supervisor - for all the admin of Safeguarding Adults Training

Tammy Hopley, WD Administrator - Administers the Practitioner Level Training

Jo Drazek, WD Administrator - Administers the Alerter Level Training

To contact any members of the above Safeguarding Team, please ring 01392 383000 and ask for the person that you wish to speak to.

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       Training Guide for the Statutory Sector

       Training Guide for the Private, Voluntary and Independent Sector

Do we know who you are?  Please help us to communicate with you by completing this Safeguarding Adults Address Validation

Awareness Level Course Materials

Awareness Workbook Guidance

The Awareness Level Safeguarding Learning Workbook accompanies the Safeguarding DVD "Because you said something......"

Awareness Level Safeguarding Learner Workbook image - PDF icon (106KB - pdf help)

Important Notice for Managers - in order to access the Awareness Workbook Guidance, please contact the mailbox for the password.

The Alerter Level Mental Capacity Act Learner Workbook accompanies the "Who Decides" DVD.

Alerter Level Mental Capacity Act Learner Workbook

E-Learning

Alerter Level Safeguarding Adults see below:

http://courses.econstruct.co.uk/courses/login/index.php

Alerter Level Mental Capacity Act Training see below:

http://courses.econstruct.co.uk/courses/login/index.php

When you click on the link above, you will need to register first.  When you get to the Local Authority it is really important that you enter Devon Safeguarding Boards as the organisation.

Minute Taking for Safeguarding Meetings-E-Learning

See link below:-

http://devon.learningpool.com/

Alerter Level Course Materials

A1: Alerter Level - Safeguarding Adults

A1 - Pre-Course Workbook  useful prior to attending the course  

Alerter Level Safeguarding Adults Handout

A1 - Post Course Workbook for completion with your Manager

A2: Alerter Level - Mental Capacity Act & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

A2 - Pre-Course Workbook useful prior to attending the course

Alerter Level - MCA & DOLS Handout

A2 - Post Course Workbook for completion with your Manager

Practitioner Level Course Materials

P1: Practitioners Level - Safeguarding Adults

P1 - Pre-Course Workbook useful prior to attending the course

Practitioner Level - Safeguarding Adults Protection Handout

P1 - Post Course Workbook for completion with your Manager

P2: Practitioner Level - Mental Capacity Act - Decision Making, Rights and Risks (Adults)

P2 - Pre-Course Workbook useful prior to attending the course

Practitioner Level - Mental Capacity Act - Decision Making, Rights and Risks (Adults) Handout

P2 - Post Course Workbook for completion with your Manager

P3: Practitoner Level - Deprivaton of Liberty Safeguards (Adults)

P3 - Pre- Course Workbook useful prior to attending the course   

Practitioner Level - Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (Adults) Handout

P3 - Post Course Workbook for completion with your Manager

P4: Practitioners Level - Preventing Abuse and Responding to Poor Practice

Practitioner Level - Preventing Abuse and Responding to Poor Practice Handout

Cancellation Policy

Please see attched the cancelllation policy which applies to all courses:

Cancellation Policy for Safeguarding Courses

Please find attached the new updated Safeguarding Adults Policy, Procedure and Guidance

new.devon.gov.uk/devonsafeguardingadultsboard/procedures-guidance

To discuss your individual needs email: workforcedevelopmentsafeguarding-mailbox@devon.gov.uk

Further details on Safeguarding Adults, the Mental capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards can be found on the Devon Safeguarding Adults website.

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