Training and Consultancy in Social Care

Training Courses


Bespoke courses are usually designed to meet the needs of individual organisations and their staff across the statutory, voluntary and independent sectors. They can be delivered in your own workplace. Alternatively you can attend courses which are run in our offices in Provincial House, Sheffield and in the St Albans Conference Centre, London. Please ring to discuss your training needs and requirements.

Safeguarding adults/abuse of adults:

  • Basic awareness
  • Making safeguarding personal: practice implications of the Care Act 2014
  • Handling disclosure
  • Learning the signs and symptoms of adult abuse
  • Preparing to undertake a safeguarding enquiry
  • Contributing to safeguarding enquiries
  • Safeguarding for providers: issues, responsibilities and legislation
  • Interviewing skills
  • Preparing for and participating in case conferences
  • Chairing strategy meetings/case conferences/safeguarding meetings
  • Risk assessment and management in safeguarding adults work
  • Recording skills in safeguarding adults work
  • Developing safeguarding/protection plans
  • Managing adult safeguarding cases for managers
  • Developing/inducting specialist safeguarding adults teams
  • Minute-taking in safeguarding adults meetings for administrative staff
  • Working with victims of abuse in the long-term and the healing process
  • Perpetrators of adult abuse
  • Case review days
  • Refresher training
  • Training the trainers/developing pools of trainers
  • Safeguarding Adults: Issues for BSL Interpreters - Safe and Best Practice (Course 1)
  • Advanced Safeguarding Adults Course for BSL Interpreter: More on Practice Issues (Course 2)
  • Further Advanced Safeguarding Adults Course for BSL Interpreter (Course 3)
General courses for across the sectors (statutory, voluntary and independent):
  • Assertiveness training
  • Presentation skills
  • Recording skills
  • Risk assessment and care planning
  • Supervision skills


Other News

Course 1: The Abuse and Safeguarding of Adults - Safe and Best Practice for BSL Interpreters 
I shall be running Course 1 for:
i) Signs in Vision in Sarratt, Hertfordshire on Saturday 8th October 2016. To book contact SIV direct: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
ii) Remark in London on Saturday 26th November 2016. To book e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or tel: 0207 269 2621.
Course 2: Advanced Safeguarding of Adults for Interpreters - More on Practice Issues:
Date:   Saturday 17th September 2016
Time:   09.45 to 16.45
Venue:St Alban's Conferance Centre,
Fee:     £90 plus VAT @ 20%.

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