Safeguarding - An Introduction
Overview of safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults.
This course is designed to provide you with a general understanding of the concept of safeguarding of vulnerable adults and children and young people.
- What is safeguarding and why do we need it? - The local Boards that have been set-up to ensure effective safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults - The meaning of the term vulnerable adult and the groups who are most at risk of harm - The definition of a child or young person and the groups who are most at risk of harm - What is harm and abuse and what are the different types of abuse? - Common signs and indicators of abuse - How to respond if you suspect someone may be a victim of abuse
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