Adult Support and Protection Awareness Training – 21st November 2018
By the end of the day each participant should:
- Be aware and understand the implications of the legislation for Adult Support and Protection.
Understand and recognise what is meant by:
- An Adult at Risk
- Danger, harm, exploitation and neglect
- Types of associated risks.
- Signs and symptoms of harm
- Patterns of harm
- Be clear that you have a duty to report suspected, witnessed and/or actual harm.
- Be clear to whom you should report suspected, witnessed and/or actual harm.
- Be aware of the dilemmas in the area of adult protection eg the right to make choices vs. the right to protection, confidentiality vs. information sharing
- Be aware of the key legal concepts relevant to the protection of adults at risk
- Be aware of the inter-agency, multidisciplinary nature of adult protection eg at the stage of alert/referral, investigation, case conference, risk assessment and adult protection plan.
The course is being held at ARC Scotland, Unit 11 Hardengreen Business Centre, Eskbank and the cost is £95 per person.
For more information or to book a place please contact Muriel McLeod on 0131 663 4444 or email [email protected]