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Safeguarding Adults

   
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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 your Training or Workforce Development Teams who will assist you in accessing safeguarding training at the appropriate level.

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

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  • Which course do I need? Read this Training Guide to find out which course is right for you to attend and how to access it.
  • How can I book a place? Go to the online booking system to view live availability of courses. You will then need to select the following drop down menus:
  • Course Category: Safeguarding Adults, MCA, DOLS & Domestic Violence
  • Sub Category: Group2/Alerter or Group3/Practitioner
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Awareness Level Course Materials

Awareness Workbook Guidance

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

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

Alerter Level Course Materials

A1: Alerter Level - Safeguarding Adults

A1 Getting Read to Learn Workbook - Pre-Course Workbook

A1 Putting it into Practice - Post Course Worbook

Alerter Level - Safeguarding Adults Course Materials

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

A2: Getting Ready to Learn Workbook - Pre Course Workbook

A2 Putting it into Practice - Post Course Workbook

Alerter Level - Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Course Materials

Practitioner Level Course Materials

P1: Practitioners Level - Safeguarding Adults

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

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

P3 Getting Ready to Learn - Pre Course Workbook

P3 Putting it into Practice - Post Course Workbook

P3 Practitioner Level - Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Course Materials

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

P4 Practitioner Level - Preventing Abuse and Responding to Poor Practice Course Materials

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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