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Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Training

Online Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Training cert

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£25.00 +VAT per person

Course information
  • Certificate on Successful Completion
  • Access course on Desktop, Laptop or Tablet
  • 15 Multiple Choice Questions
  • Course Duration: 30 Minutes
  • CPD Points: 1

This Safeguarding Training online focuses on Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults. We take for granted that children and vulnerable adults will never come to harm or have to experience abuse of any kind, so the training aims to help the learners easily define safeguarding.

Safeguarding may be a term that people loosely understand and therefore don't often see the distinguishable differences of abuse and the many forms it may present itself. Children, young and vulnerable adults are disadvantaged as they often need the help of others, and poorly trained adults will often miss the milestones relative to the act of abuse - recognising these indicators is key and is included in the course.

The training will allow the learner to demonstrate the knowledge obtained and promote the welfare of children and vulnerable adults within their working environment. Improving work policies will help those with concerns feel confident that they are taking the right steps in raising their concerns and when to bring help onboard.

  • Train online at your own pace with a full audio voiceover
  • Accredited by CPD
  • Certificate on successful completion
  • Course duration: 30 minutes
  • Unlimited resits at no cost

Who is this Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Training for?

The online training course will greatly benefit those in constant interaction with children, and vulnerable adults, as this is the focus of the training. Examples of job roles that will see a benefit can be roles such as;

  • Nursery Staff
  • Childminders
  • School teachers
  • Coaching for young adults
  • Support workers

Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Training Certification

Our entire library of training courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as adhering to the universally recognised Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

Upon passing the online assessment you will have the options to both print and download your Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Training Certificate in PDF format. In addition to this an automated email will also be sent to your chosen email address containing a link to your certificate ensuring you always have access to a copy.

Furthermore, a QR code is displayed on each certificate which when scanned by a smartphone links to our certification database. This allows employers, auditors and local authority inspectors, for example, to establish a certificates validity instantly and at any time.

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Course Aim

This training course aims to help you understand that it is everyone's responsibility to be familiar with safeguarding, to become aware of the types of abuse by recognising their key indicators, to spot the warning signs and to be able to intervene confidently.

Learning Objectives

On completion of the course, you should be able to:

  • Define safeguarding and recognise its purpose
  • Identify the key milestones in relation to safeguarding
  • Define abuse and distinguish between different types of abuse and their key indicators
  • Recognise why people fail to act when they have concerns
  • Take appropriate action if you have specific concerns and make referrals to others
  • Improve and strengthen the safeguarding policies in your own organisation

Training Course Content

This course is made up of the following modules for the Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults course:

  • Module 1 - Safeguarding an Introduction

    What safeguarding means and why it's ultimately everyone's responsibility

  • Module 2 - Types of Abuse

    This section covers what abuse is, the types of abuse to be aware of and the criminal offences.

  • Module 3 - The Warning Signs

    Take a further look into abuse, potential indicators, patterns, who might commit abuse and the environment in which abuse can occur.

  • Module 3 - Best Practise in Safeguarding

    Understand when to intervene, the factors you should consider when attempting to do so, and the part you play when referring a case.

  • Module 4 - Learning the Lessons

    Look into how you could improve safeguarding policies, record-keeping fundamentals, and DBS checks.


On completion of the course lessons and training material an online assessment will automatically unlock. The assessment will contain 15 multiple-choice questions and a mark of 75% or above will be required to pass.

The assessment will be marked instantly and so you will know straight away if you have passed or not. If you don't pass first time there's no need to worry. Unlimited resits at absolutely no additional charge are available so you can retake the assessment again as many times as you need to.

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Course information
  • Certificate on Successful Completion
  • Access course on Desktop, Laptop or Tablet
  • 15 Multiple Choice Questions
  • Course Duration: 30 Minutes
  • CPD Points: 1

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