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Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults

Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults

Date: 16th April 2018

Time: 9.30am-12.30pm

Trainer: Dona Evans

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Course Description

The SOVA (formerly POVA) course raises awareness of the importance of safeguarding vulnerable adults. Learners will be in a better position to implement their adult protection policy and the procedures they should follow. This course is essential for anyone working with vulnerable adults.

What you can expect to learn

• Legislative framework
• Categories of abuse
• Recognising signs and symptoms of abuse
• Recognising a vulnerable adult
• Recognise the boundaries of communication
• Understand organisational procedures when abuse is suspected or witnessed
• Good practice and minimising the risks
• The importance of debriefing

Course details


Half Day

Course fees

£22 (Both sectors)

Upcoming Dates

16th April 2018

20 July 2018


Medway Voluntary Action 5A New Rd Ave Chatham ME4 6BB

How can I register for this course?

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Thank you for choosing NKTS to support your learning and development - we look forward to welcoming you to our training sessions soon.