Keeping Adults Safe

5 March 2016

Keeping Adults Safe: Training for staff and volunteers

This certificated training course is for staff and volunteers who have regular and/or direct contact with adults at risk.

The training covers:

- awareness of risk of harm in adulthood;

- legal context of adult safeguarding;

- awareness of abuse issues;

- procedures for reporting concerns;

- procedures for planning activities and assessing and managing risk;

- confidentiality issues; and

- code of behaviour for staff/volunteers.

This training will assist voluntary, community and independent organisations working with adults at risk to achieve the minimum standards of best practice as outlined in the publication 'Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults - A Shared Responsibility' (Volunteer Now, 2010).

DATE: Saturday 5th March 2016

TIME: 10am - 4pm

VENUE: PIPS Newry & Mourne, 30 Kilmorey Street, Newry BT34 2DE

COST: Free

To register please contact Dympna on 028 30266195 or email: 







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