Overview of Safeguarding Adults (POVA) – Housing
This course includes scenarios to help you to think about what you would do in a given situation.
On completion of this module learners will be able to:
- Apply the external policies and procedures that relate to safeguarding adults
- Explain who is covered by the term vulnerable adult
- Identify signs and indicators of abuse
- Know who to go to if you have concerns
- Create a safe environment
Please note this module was reviewed and updated in May 2010.
- Welcome and Learning Objectives
- Relevant Regulations
- Definitions and Useful Terms
- Roles & Responsibilities
On completion of this course you will be able to download a certificate of completion.
The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
Approximately 2 hours. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like.
This module is aimed at anyone who comes into contact with vulnerable adults.
There are no specific entry requirements for this module.
“I love the system of learning because It encourages one to study on his or her own, its self learning and is very easy to understand.” – VO
“It was easy to follow and understand and allowed me to work through it at my own pace. It was good at filling gaps in my knowledge and taught me in an engaging way.” – RV
“This was the one module on E-learning that I felt taught me something interesting and important, that I could take the knowledge of elswhere. It didn’t state the obvious or give unnecessary facts and figures that were impossible to remember.” – MJ
“The module was very good and informative on the aspects of safeguarding vulnerable adults the various legislation oultlined in the module and also I found the information about my role and responsibilities very good and this will help me to improve in safeguarding.” – AM
10 to 49 users – 10% discount
50 to 99 users – 20% discount
100 to 249 users – 33% discount
250 to 499 users – 50% discount
500 to 999 users – 60% discount
1000 to 1999 users – 75% discount
2000+ users – 80% discount
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