4 Courses in this Bundle

Assessing Mental Capacity Training

CPD
Health & Safety
40m

Our Assessing Mental Capacity Training looks into The Mental Capacity Act 2005 and the 5 key principles of assessing someone's mental capacity. Assessing a person’s mental capacity requires a clear set of procedures and guidelines; our course is here to simplify the process and help you prove your commitment to current legislation.

Assessing someone's mental capacity can go a long way to safeguarding them

Key course features & benefits:

  • CPD approved 
  • Helps comply with Mental Capacity Act 2005
  • Particularly suited to those working in the Care Sector
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Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) Training

CPD
Health & Safety
30m

Authorising a deprivation of liberty is a major step to take and the process can be very daunting. Our DoLS training explains what the ‘safeguards’ are and runs you through the various assessments that need to be taken. This course is broken down into 4 sections that are easy to follow and the entire course can be completed in as little as just 30 minutes.

It's crucial that safeguards are in place for those who may be deprived of their liberty

Key course features & benefits:

  • Work towards compliance with the legal requirements of MCA DoLS
  • Complete in just 30 minutes
  • CPD approved
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Safeguarding Children Training

CPD, IIRSM
Health & Safety
55m

Suitable for anyone working with children (although ideal for those working in the education sector), regardless of their role. This Safeguarding Children course covers the 4 Rs of protecting children to help you better understand the safeguarding process. With more children than ever suffering abuse in hidden view, it is becoming increasingly more important for people working with children to have adequate safeguarding training.

Safeguarding children is one of our most popular safeguarding courses

Key course features & benefits:

  • Covers contemporary topics of radicalisation and FGM
  • IIRSM & CPD approved
  • Ideal for those working in Education and Care sectors
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Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults (SOVA) Training

CPD, IIRSM
Health & Safety
35m

This Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Course is ideal for those who work with, support or help adults who have vulnerabilities. It looks in great detail at the forms of abuse, who are more likely to be at risk of abuse and how to successfully deal with abuse, with a focus on The Care Act 2014 and other relevant legislation. It can be completed online in as little as 35 minutes.

Our Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults course has been taken over 8,000 times!

Key course features & benefits: 

  • Complete in just 35 minutes 
  • work towards compliance with current legislation
  • IIRSM & CPD approved
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Your Legal Safeguarding Responsibilities

Current legislation relating to safeguarding includes:

  • The Care Act 2014

    Local services such as councils, the NHS and the police must work together to make policies that protect adults that could be at risk in their area.

  • The Mental Capacity Act 2005

    Essential knowledge for anyone working in a profession in which they are likely to have to make judgements about the mental capacity of someone else. It’s designed to protect and empower individuals who may lack the mental capacity needed to make decisions for themselves.

  • The Human Rights Act 1998

    The act containing the list of all 16 rights which every person in the UK has.

  • The Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006

    This requires all people working with vulnerable groups to undergo a vetting process to check for any criminal sanctions.

  • The Children’s Act 2008

    The main purpose of this Act was to empower local authorities and other organisations so that they could better regulate interventions in the interests of vulnerable children.

  • MCA DoLS

    This legislation was introduced to stop deprivations of liberty from happening without proper procedures and safeguards being in place.