Safeguarding Adults Training for Managers of Services – 7th & 8th February 2017

FREE to access two-day course provided by the Teeswide Safeguarding Adults Board, facilitated by Bond Solon.

The course aims to equip managers of services to be confident in their role of preventing and responding to abuse, applying the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards legislation and managing safe services.

The content is suitable for managers of services including: Registered Managers and their Deputies, Day Service Managers, Clinical Matrons, Safeguarding Leads in NHS Trusts and Local Authority Care Commissioners.

Course Content:

  • Understand the requirements of The Care Act 2014 in relation to safeguarding adults
  • Understand and be able to apply the Teeswide Inter-agency policy and procedures.
  • Demonstrate skills and knowledge to contribute effectively to a safeguarding adults enquiry
  • Ensure adults at risk are supported appropriately to be involved and represented in a safeguarding adults enquiry
  • Have awareness and practical application of a range of local and national legal, multi-agency policy and procedural frameworks when undertaking safeguarding adults activity
  • Have awareness of the legislative framework affecting choice, capacity and decision making
  • Explore safeguarding preventative approaches within health and care settings
  • Understand and be able to apply responsibilities in relation to Regulation 13: Safeguarding service users from abuse and improper treatment
  • Understand the importance of good record keeping in relation to safeguarding activity.
  • Understand legal responsibilities under MCA and DoLS and the implications on practice
  • Be able to apply the principles of the MCA when managing care services
  • Use a framework for supporting and involving people when making decisions
  • Have explored with colleagues how human rights principles inform good practice when supporting people to make decisions
  • Have a clear understanding of the links between human rights, MCA and DoLS
  • Understand the implications of the Cheshire West judgment in relation to Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards.

Registration is at 9:00am (with the training commencing at 9:15am) and concluding at 5:00pm. The training event is over TWO full days (delegates must attend both days).

Please Note: If you are unable to attend you MUST inform us 7 days prior to the event at the very latest. Cancellation after this date or failure to attend either day will result in a £50 per day charge.