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ASC - Safeguarding Adults Awareness Interactive Online event
Start date Tuesday 18 January 2022 Add to Outlook Calendar
Times 09:15 - 13:00 
Arrival Time 09:00 
Closing date Tuesday 18 January 2022
Interactive Online, -, -
Event Leader Theresa Divall 
Event Contributor
Theresa Divall 
Admin Contact Deborah Savage (
Event Description An essential half-day course for all Social Care staff (including Managers) and those working with adults at risk.

Course Aims: To provide awareness on the Pan-Dorset Safeguarding Adults Multi Agency Policy. Includes looking at legislation around Safeguarding Adults, recognising harm and providing an understanding of your role as the worker.

This session will be run virtually and can be accessed at work or from home. The following is required to participate fully in this session:

•An online device (with webcam/speakers/mic) plus a reliable broadband/wi-fi connection
• A quiet area

Delegates will be emailed a link to join the session closer to the course date. The link will be emailed to the email address that is on their CPD Online account. If the link needs to be emailed to a personal email address please include this in the ‘special requirements' box when requesting a place.

Delegates need to allow enough time to log on to be ready for the course to start promptly after which it will be locked. Any late arrivals will not be able to enter.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: If a delegate does not have the necessary IT equipment to participate fully, is late logging on to a session or is unable to participate on the day (please cancel booking on CPD Online), we will ask them to rebook on a future date.
If your organisation's terms of payment require a purchase order, please enter the PO number in the box marked ‘Special requirements' when making your booking. We will charge a full course fee for any booked delegate who gives less than seven calendar days' notice of a cancellation, or who does not attend on the day of the course.

This course needs to be updated every 3 years with a half day update. 
Event Outcomes Define safeguarding and delegates' role in safeguarding adults.
Recognise an adult potentially in need of safeguarding & take action.
Identify the procedures for raising a concern & the basics of an initial enquiry.
Use dignity & respect when working with individuals.
Have knowledge of policies/procedure & legislation that supports safeguarding adults. 
Course Cost £ 40 
Event Charges Notes The course fee for Non-Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole (BCP) staff is £40 per delegate. The course is subsidised for staff in BCP Adult Social Care - Services, and Commissioning The course fee for other BCP service units is £40 per delegate.  
Maximum places 19 
Minimum places
Programme Area Adult Social Care 
Event Notes Please contact: Deborah Savage ( via email if you have any queries. 
No of sessions 1