Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults - Le Breton Recruitment & Training

Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults

Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults Courses are suitable for anyone whose job role involves working with vulnerable adults, whether it’s on a full-time or part-time basis. The course is suitable for workers at all levels, including managers, supervisors, full-time staff and volunteers, and requires no pre-requisite knowledge.

The Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults Course is a combination of classroom based learning and also hands on practical instruction.

Successful candidates will gain Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults Training Certification.

Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults

Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults

1/2 Day Course

£59 VAT

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 You need the certification but have a few concerns.

  • Do you worry about the cost of the course and need to make sure you get the training at the lowest price on the market?
  • Have you concerns about what will happen in the unlikely event you fail the course?
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  • We guarantee to beat any like for like price offered by our competitors!
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Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults Course Information

Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults (SOVA) places a duty on all employers to ensure that their staff are competent and confident in carrying out their responsibilities for safeguarding and promoting vulnerable adult’s welfare; the roles and functions of agencies; who does what in protecting vulnerable adults; duty of care for safeguarding children on the premises; good working practice in carers.

This one day SOVA Course aims to identify how to recognise abuse and what action to take. It will also teach knowledge and recognition of signs and indicators of abuse. As well as the six principles that underpin the principles as to inform the ways in which professionals and other staff work with people at risk of abuse or neglect.

What do SOVA Courses cover?

  • Who is a vulnerable adult
  • Legislations and policies relevant to ‘Safeguarding of Adults’
  • The understanding of the 10 types of abuse
  • An awareness to identify the indicators and signs of abuse
  • Who may abuse and why
  • The implications of abuse
  • Protocol and procedures when suspicion or disclosure of abuse is made
  • Whistle blowing – Who to contact when there is a concern
  • Understanding the importance of reporting and recording

Who is the SOVA Course for?

Anyone who works with vulnerable adults in an environment such as; a Nursing homes, Respite care, Mental health crisis houses, Care homes, Residential homes, Rest homes, Shelters, Hostels, Supported living and Domiciliary services in fact anyone who wants to understand the importance of safeguarding vulnerable adults.

How long does the course last?

The SOVA Training Course is a ½ day course, lasting 4hrs.

How is the course assessed?

This is a 1/2 day course.

How is the Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults Course Assessed?

The course is assessed by a multiple choice assessment paper and/or oral or written answers to questions given within the session.

How long is the certificate valid for?

1 year. Refresher training for this course is available.

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Why choose Le Breton Training?

  • We guarantee to beat any like for like price offered by our competitors!
  • We guarantee to help you pass with free one to one coaching and free retests if needed to get the certification you need.
  • Recognised qualifications and certification that we guarantee to request the same day you pass.
  • We can deliver training at your own premises.
  • We offer discounts for multiple bookings.

If you are unsure of which course you need or you just want some advice then please call any of our training centres and speak to one of our training consultants.

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  • Manchester
  • Coventry
  • Wolverhampton
  • Bristol
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Le Breton Recruitment & Training

Premier Trading Estate

Dartmouth Middleway

Birmingham,  B7 4AT

Phone: 01213335436


Monday - 07.30 - 17.30

Tuesday - 07.30 - 17.30

Wednesday - 07.30 - 17.30

Thursday - 07.30 - 17.30

Friday - 07.30 - 17.30

Saturday - Closed

Sunday - Closed

Want to book on the phone? Call us.0121 333 5436

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