certified by: CPD
pass mark: 75%
duration: 36 minutes downloadable
Can be purchased separately or contact us to buy as part of a package.
LAW & LEGISLATION
This course covers key points from:
- The Care Act 2014, which was introduced in April 2015
This CPD-certified, level-1 e-learning course is suitable for anyone who comes into contact with adults at risk in their work or voluntary activity, and provides learners with a thorough understanding of how to recognise adult abuse, the forms of abuse, acting on concerns, and reporting abuse.
The course includes optional voiceover recorded by a professional actor and includes downloadable resources, culminates with an assessment and provides certification upon completion to evidence the learning provided. It is specifically designed to give learners a better understanding of abuse that vulnerable adults can be subjected to, tips on how to spot the signs and what to do if abuse is taking place.
Introducing the definition of an adult at risk, abuse, and patterns and categories of abuse as well as who might be likely to abuse and where it might take place.
types of abuse
Exploring the different categories of abuse as defined in UK legislation.
responding to disclosures
Why disclosures are so important and how to deal with them.