Designated Safeguarding Adult Lead


Aimed at all professionals who are the operational lead for safeguarding adults in their organisation

Duration: Full day – 7 hours

Level*: Responders and Specialist Practitioners (Staff group B)

(For health colleagues this is equivalent to Intercollegiate Level 3)

Learning Objectives:

By the end of the training, participants will:

  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of the safeguarding adults champion / designated person
  • Understand what to do if a safeguarding concern is raised and how you can support staff to recognise these
  • Know what constitutes abuse including the differences between a complaint, referral and alert
  • Know how to conduct an investigation should the local authority require it
  • Be able to contribute to, and in some cases lead on, the development and refreshing of internal safeguarding policy, procedure and protocols etc.

Cost: £85

Payment must be received no less than 7 days prior to the course date. The price includes all course materials and refreshments.

* Level as indicated in the Safeguarding Adult Framework, which can be found on SET Safeguarding Adults Training Strategy