SOVA Awareness

This course is to give care staff an understanding of the requirements associated with safeguarding vulnerable adults. It highlights their responsibilities and gives an indication of the signs and symptoms to be aware of if someone is being abused.

Course programme includes:safeguarding

  • Definition of safeguarding
  • What makes people vulnerable
  • Types of abuse
  • Recognising the signs of abuse
  • Dealing with abuse
  • Reporting and recording abuse
  • Legislation