Essential Safeguarding Adult Skills

An essential 1 day course for all social care staff (including managers) and those working with adults at risk to provide awareness on the Pan-Dorset Safeguarding Adults Multi Agency Policy. The course includes looking at legislation around safeguarding adults, recognising harm and providing an understanding of your role as the worker. Participants will complete a workbook.

Learning outcomes

  • define safeguarding and participant's role in safeguarding adults
  • recognise an adult potentially in need of safeguarding and take action
  • identify the procedures for raising a concern and the basics of an initial enquiry
  • use of dignity and respect when working with individuals
  • have knowledge of policies, procedure and legislation that supports safeguarding adults


The cost of this course is £40.


10 December 2019 - More information / Book now
8 January 2020
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5 February 2020
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3 March 2020
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All bookings are made using CPD Online. If you do not already have a CPD account, please send an email to with your:

  • organisation name
  • address
  • telephone number

Please note: Adult social care courses are for staff currently employed in a health and social care setting.

Page last updated: 27 September 2019
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