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. Please ring to discuss your training needs and requirements.

Established courses provided regularly are:

Safeguarding adults/abuse of adults:
  • Basic awareness
  • Alerter training
  • Handling disclosure
  • Learning the signs and symptoms of adult abuse
  • Preparing to undertake a safeguarding/ adult abuse investigation
  • Contributing to safeguarding investigations
  • Safeguarding for providers: issues, responsibilities and legislation
  • Interviewing skills
  • Preparing for and participating in case conferences
  • Chairing case conferences
  • Risk assessment 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 Sign Language Interpreters: Safe and Best Practice
  • Advanced Safeguarding Course for Interpreters: More on Practice Issues
General courses for across the sectors (statutory, voluntary and independent):
  • Assertiveness training
  • Presentation skills
  • Dealing with grief, loss and bereavement
  • Recording skills
  • Risk assessment and care planning
  • Sexuality and older people
  • Supervision skills


Other News

From 1st April 2014:

50% PRICE REDUCTION ON ALL DVDS. Single DVD - £60; 2-Set DVD - £120 (all prices include VAT and P&P).



Safeguarding Adults: Issues for Sign Language Interpreters: Safe and Best Practice
(1 day - 09.30 to 16.30)

Venue: Provincial House, Sheffield.
Date: Saturday 21st June 2014.

Advanced Safeguarding Adults Course for Interpreters: More on Practice Issues (1 day - 09.30 to 16.30)

Venue: St Albans Centre,  London.
Date: Saturday 13th September 2014.

Please ring 0114 270 1782 if you are interested in attending any course or you need a course flyer and more information.



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