Dignity and Safeguarding Level 2

By completing the online Level 2 Dignity and Safeguarding course you will cover the following:

 

Understand the national and local contexts of safeguarding

Gain relevant insight by applying the principles of duty of care to everyday situations

Learn about best practice in protecting and serving the needs of vulnerable adults

Strengthen your knowledge in key safeguarding principles to enhance your current health or social care role

Unit 1: Understand safeguarding in adult health and social care

Your learning goals:

  • The national and local context of safeguarding and protection from abuse

  • How to recognise potential and actual abuse and harm

  • How to respond if abuse or harm is disclosed, suspected or alleged

  • Ways to reduce the likelihood of abuse or harm

  • Information and support in relation to abuse or harm.

Unit 2: Understand the principles of dignity in adult health and social care

Your learning goals:

  • The principles of dignity in adult health and social care

  • The potential impact on individuals when accessing and using health and social care services

  • How to apply the principles of dignity in adult health and social care

  • How person-centred approaches contribute to dignity in adult health and social care

  • The role of the health and social care worker in relation to promoting dignity

  • The importance of professional relationships for dignity and service provision.

Unit 3: Understand the duty of care in adult health and social care

Your learning goals:

  • What is meant by ‘duty of care’

  • Dilemmas and conflicts relating to the duty of care

  • How to recognise and report unsafe practices

  • The impact of own actions on individuals and others

  • The importance of consent in health and social care practice.

Unit 4: Understand dilemmas that may be encountered in adult health and social care

Your learning goals:

  • Dilemmas that may be encountered in adult health and social care

  • Issues of public concern in adult health and social care

  • How a serious case review has impacted on adult health and social care practice

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