Adult Criminal & Sexual Exploitation

Facilitated by Talking Life


The webinar will be hosted on Microsoft Teams.


This course will focus on the following elements:-

  • What does adult safeguarding entail?
  • What is Making Safeguarding Personal?
  • Adult Sexual Exploitation – What does the law say in relation to sexual offences exercise? What is sexual? What is consent? How do we prove ‘criminal intent’? Introduction to sexual offences act 2003 Mental Capacity Act and Consent
  • Adult Criminal Exploitation – What crimes can be committed on, and/or get vulnerable adults to commit? Why would a criminal use a vulnerable adult? What do these terms mean, Catfished? Cuckooed? Gaslighted? Survival sex?
  • Offending behaviour explored and explained.
  • Risk assessment for both Adult Criminal Exploitation and Adult Sexual Exploitation
  • Agency practice and responsibilities
  • Questioning techniques for vulnerable adults

Learning Outcomes:

  • Delegates will understand what Adult Sexual and Adult Criminal Exploitation is
  • Delegates will understand what sexual offences are and how they are committed on the vulnerable adults
  • Delegates will understand the range of crimes vulnerable adults are forced to carry out during exploitation
  • Delegates will have a basic understanding of offending behaviour and how they groom the vulnerable adults into criminal and sexual activities
  • Delegates will understand the crimes committed against the vulnerable adult
  • Delegates will understand the multi-agency roles within Adult Criminal Exploitation and Adult Sexual Exploitation
  • Delegates will know how to question a vulnerable adult

Who Should Apply:

The course is aimed at adult social care staff and multi agency workers

Requesting a Place:

If you would like to request a place, please complete the form below – one form per person is required.  Please note that submitting a form does not guarantee a place, however we suggest that you provisionally book the date in your diary. Our training sessions are usually oversubscribed and therefore allocation of places will be determined by a number of factors. Please ensure that you provide as much detail as possible on the ‘why you want to attend’ section of the form.

You will be informed of the outcome of your application by email from the TSAB Business Unit. Places are not confirmed until this point. If you are unsuccessful your name may be added to a waiting list.

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Our courses are free to attend, however we do limit the number of places that we offer to ensure that all delegates have the opportunity to participate during the session, so if your place is confirmed and you are no longer able to attend please inform the Business Unit by email as soon as possible so that we have the chance to offer your place to another delegate. Any cancellations must be received by email no later than 11.30pm on Tuesday 28th January 2025. Cancellation after this date or failure to attend may result in a £50 charge.

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