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Safeguarding – Champion CPD Forum

1 April - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fully funded

Safguarding CPD Forum

For Safeguarding Champions

On this forum update, candidates will learn about how current law/regulation in safeguarding underpins their risk assessment practice. The course will cover how to adopt a person centred rather than service focused approach to risk assessment.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Explain the role of risk assessment in safeguarding
  2. Explain legal duties in undertaking risk assessments including:
    1. Health and Safety at Work Act
    2. Mental Heath Act
    3. Mental Capacity Act
    4. Care Act
  3. Describe ways to balance tensions between risk and need
  4. Identify the consequences for the individual of a service focused approach to risk-assessment
  5. Describe the links between risk-taking and responsibility, empowerment and social inclusion
  6. Explain the process of developing a positive person-centred approach to risk assessment
  7. Describe ways of handling conflict when discussing and making decisions about risk

Requirements to attend:

Must have completed a HCPA Safeguarding Champion Pathway

Book your place

11 out of 12 available Standard booking Please note: If the course you are attending is on more than one date, all dates must be attended.Registration is 15 minutes before the start time. Delegates who are more than 30 minutes late will not be admitted into the training and a cost will occur.

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1 April
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fully funded
Courses Category:
Aimed at:
Ancillary Staff, Care Staff, Deputy staff, HCPA Champions, HR staff, Managers, Registered Nurses, Senior staff, Team Leaders, Training Co-ordinators
Service User focus:
Dementia, Elderly, Learning Disability, Autism, Drug misuse
Care Setting focus:
Residential, Homecare, Care Home, Flexicare, Supported Living, Nursing Home, Hospice