The course will provide those with frontline responsibilities with a basic understanding of how to recognise signs of abuse, understand their responsibilities and report their concerns appropriately.
It will explore the following:
- What is Abuse?
- Categories of abuse.
- What is the impact of abuse / neglect on the person?
- Legal and historical context
- How will you know if someone is being harmed / abused?
- What should you do if you are concerned about someone or think someone is being abused?
- What can you do to prevent / reduce the risk of abuse?
- Duty of care
CARE CERTIFICATE In particular, aims to help meet the knowledge required to meet outcomes of standards: 1, 3, 9 , 10 & 14
FUNDAMENTAL STANDARDS (CQC) In particular the course will enable the provider to help staff from the service demonstrate training has taken place around: Regulations 11, 12 & 13
CARE ACT 2014 GUIDANCE More specifically enables providers and their staff to understand their duties under sections 1 & 14 of the Act (and their subsections)
MENTAL CAPACITY ACT 2005 – this subject area is woven into presentation and discussion as required during course delivery.
Please note: As far as reasonably possible we have indicated the standards covered.