Level 3 Safeguarding Adults 27 & 28 June 2022

Date, Time & Location

27 & 28 June 2022 10:00 to 13.00
via Zoom

About the Event

PART 1: 27 June 2022 10.00 to 13:00

PART 2: 28 June 2022 10.00 to 13:00


This one-day training (split over 2 sessions)  will offer an understanding of the legal and policy framework for safeguarding adults with a particular focus on Making Safeguarding Personal.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course participants will be able to:

  • Coordinate the safeguarding adult enquiry and safeguarding planning process
  • Effectively risk assess and manage any actions within each stage of the safeguarding adult process
  • Make sound and consistent decisions within each stage of the safeguarding adult process
  • Describe roles and responsibilities of partner agencies
  • Manage decisions about information sharing, confidentiality and consent
  • Ensure decisions are made within the context of the legal framework
  • Ensure we make MSP


  • Housekeeping and welcome
  • News update, learning from SAR’s, and report from Action for Elder Abuse.
  • Limitations of ‘No Secrets’
  • ADASS guidance on applying Section 42 and
  • Getting the balance right between empowerment and protection/
  • Safeguarding and Well Being
  • Legal Framework of safeguarding adults
  • Duties and responsibilities under the Care Act 2014
  • Specific duties of the Local Authority and partner agencies
  • Focus on self-neglect, coercive and controlling behaviour, crimes of neglect
  • Mental Capacity and Safeguarding
  • Making Safeguarding Personal
  • Responding and Reporting-The Safeguarding process- the 4 stages
  • What is a safeguarding concern?
  • When do we carry out a statutory Enquiry?
  • What is the purpose of an enquiry?
  • How do we assess risk and understand what actions to take immediately and longer term
  • Planning the Enquiry, who needs to be involved and how can the adult at risk be supported
  • Consideration of Capacity, Consent and Confidentiality

The course will be delivered by Dawn Revell

Dawn is a qualified Social Worker having obtained her professional status over 18 years ago. She continues to practice as an Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP) under the Mental Health Act 1983.She is a joint trained investigator for safeguarding adults and presently has responsibility for managing and advising on complex safeguarding adult cases. Dawn presently manages a generic, county wide social services emergency duty team. She has worked as an associate trainer for over 4 years and has designed, facilitated and delivered training on risk assessment, mental health, mental capacity and safeguarding adults.

Includes all course materials and a certificate. Course access details will be emailed direct to delegate(s) upon completion of your booking.  If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to email assistant@edgetraining.org.uk  or call 07341 277487.

Are you a Local Authority, NHS Trust or CCG ?

If you are a Local Authority, NHS Trust or CCG and require an invoice please email assistant@edgetraining.org.uk for a booking form

  • Course Place
    +£30 VAT
    +£30 VAT

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