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Volunteer Now - Adult Safeguarding Champion...

09 May 2019, 10:00, Derry Central Library, 35 Foyle St, Derry/Londonderry BT48 6AL

Join Volunteer Now for FREE Adult Safeguarding Champion Training.

Date: Thursday 9th May 2019  
Venue: Derry Central Library, 35 Foyle St, Derry/Londonderry BT48 6AL
Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm

The Adult Safeguarding Champion (ASC) role combines responsibility for strategy, operations and oversight for an organisation in relation to adults at risk of harm under “Adult Safeguarding: Prevention and Protection in Partnership” (2015) and the “Adult Safeguarding Operational Procedures” (2016). Some organisations will also have Appointed Persons, with delegated responsibility for day to day adult safeguarding operations.

This is a full day’s training for Adult Safeguarding Champions and Appointed Persons.

It covers:

  • The role and responsibilities of the Adult Safeguarding Champion/ Appointed Person
  • The safeguarding adult’s structure for Northern Ireland
  • Determining the correct course of action in relation to safeguarding concerns
  • Consent, capacity and coercion
  • Organisational and Trust responsibilities
  • Monitoring and reporting duties of the ASC.

Places are required to be booked in advance.  You can book by emailing

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