Principles of safeguarding in health and social care


This course is designed for all front line health and social care staff who should also familiarise themselves with their key policies and procedures where appropriate.


This e-learning also meets the underpinning knowledge learning outcomes for Standard 10 ‘Safeguarding Adults’ of the Care Certificate.

Also available as a level 2 accredited unit.

Topics Covered

  • Recognising abuse and protecting those at risk.
  • Roles and boundaries.
  • Responding to abuse.
Average time to complete e-learning and assessments

Duration 85 minutes

e-learning content

3 e-learning modules

Course assessments

3 online assessments

Learner support

Online learner support

Certifcate on completion

Certificate available on completion

Training records archived for future tracking and reporting

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