Safeguarding of Adults

Aims To ensure that carers are compliant with legislation and are able to respond effectively to allegations and disclosure of abuse.


This course is delivered by a registered nurse


Duration and Format

This programme is a 3 hour programme usually delivered over 1 morning, afternoon or evening. The format is tutor led supported by a power point presentation with some scenario based activities.


Course Content

On completion of this training students will be able to :

  • Identify the reasons that people become vulnerable
  • Identify the nature and possible causes of abuse
  • Identify the legislation and organisational policy in relation to abuse and neglect.
  • Identify signs and symptoms of abuse
  • Describe how to respond to abuse or neglect
  • Identify how to respond to an a disclosure of abuse


Assessment Guidelines and Student Resources

There is no formal assessment for this course. Students will receive handouts and a certificate of attendance from AMTD Cost £30pp or £250 per session maximum 10 people delivered in your workplace.

To book this course or discuss your requirements call Pat on 07915 60978 or e mail

AMTD is an TQUK approved centre

We are an approved training provider for LWDP