Safeguarding Adults at Risk of Harm and Child Protection

ARC Members: £85.00 | Non-Members: £105.00
This course aims to equip staff with the understanding of what safeguarding is, and increase their knowledge of roles and responsibilities in the protection of adults at risk of harm and children.



Trainer: Louise Hughes

The course content reflects NISCC Induction Standard 5 ‘Recognise and Respond to Abuse and Neglect’, and RQIA Provider Guidance 2016-17 for Domiciliary Care Agencies; specifically ‘Is Care Safe’.  The course will also reflect the standards outline by RQIA in regard to risk enablement and safeguarding.

By the end of the course learners will:

  • explore the legal context in safeguarding adults at risk of harm and in need of protection
  • explore the legal context in safeguarding children
  • look at attitudes to disability
  • understand how to create a safe and inclusive environment
  • understand codes of behaviour for staff and volunteers
  • explore characteristics of different types of abuse
  • explore signs and symptoms of abuse
  • understand the procedures for reporting concerns
  •  understand the procedures for whistleblowing.

Location ARC NI Offices

Booking Arrangements To secure a place complete and return a booking form to [email protected]

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Association For Real Change (ARC NI)
Ash Grove, Wildflower Way, , Boucher Road
Boucher Road
BT12 6TA
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