Safeguarding adults – basic awareness

Safeguarding adults – basic awareness

Thurrock Council offers regular half-day training sessions on to raise awareness of adult safeguarding.

Cost:  Free

Who for: Anyone who, as part of their employment, helps vulnerable people with their health, housing or social care needs.

This training is mandatory for all new starters to Thurrock Council.

No previous experience is needed. If you have received this training before, you should attend again every 3 years.

What you will learn:

  • what abuse and neglect is
  • who is a vulnerable adult
  • types of abuse and their potential signs and symptoms
  • the facts around abuse
  • who to contact if you are worried about an adult

Training dates for 2018.

Dates Times
5 February 2018 9:15am to 12:30pm, and 1:15am to 4:30pm
1 March 2018 9:15am to 12:30pm, and 1:15am to 4:30pm
26 April 2018 9:15am to 12:30pm, and 1:15am to 4:30pm
29 May 2018 9:15am to 12:30pm, and 1:15am to 4:30pm
27 June 2018 9:15am to 12:30pm, and 1:15am to 4:30pm
19 July 2018 9:15am to 12:30pm, and 1:15am to 4:30pm
22 August 2018 9:15am to 12:30pm, and 1:15am to 4:30pm
18 September 2018 9:15am to 12:30pm, and 1:15am to 4:30pm
24 October 2018 9:15am to 12:30pm, and 1:15am to 4:30pm
20 November 2018 9:15am to 12:30pm
17 December 2018 9:15am to 12:30pm, and 1:15am to 4:30pm

Where: Thurrock Council, Civic Offices, New Road, Grays, RM17 6SL.

Thurrock Council staff can book using the internal employee self-service system.

If you are not employed by Thurrock Council and would like to join one of the courses, contact our training team:

Email: mylearning@thurrock.gov.uk

Worried about an adult? 01375 511000

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