Tutor Support Included

Learning remotely doesn’t mean you’re on your own! You’ll be able to message your tutor through our industry-leading learning platform.

Flexible Payment Options

Enrol today from £9.99 deposit & spread the cost over 24 months

Learn At Your Own Pace

Study wherever and whenever you want. You’ll have access to your course for two years so you can fit your learning around your other commitments.

Tutor Support Included

Learning remotely doesn’t mean you’re on your own! You’ll be able to message your tutor through our industry-leading learning platform.

Flexible Payment Options

Enrol today from £9.99 deposit & spread the cost over 24 months

Learn At Your Own Pace

Study wherever and whenever you want. You’ll have access to your course for one year so you can fit your learning around your other commitments.

Lines now closed
- Click here to Request a Callback
FLASH SALE
today only! extra 10% off
35% OFF Save £15.30 - Don’t miss out!

Vulnerable Patients - Safeguarding Adults

Get in touch with us and we’ll call you back
Get in touch with us and we’ll call you back
OUR PASS RATE
Healthcare (National Average 61.8%)
85.5%
  • SALE Savings End Midnight Friday 31st May
  • SALE Savings End Midnight Friday 31st May

Vulnerable Patients - Safeguarding Adults

Safeguarding adults and children is a fundamental part of patient safety and wellbeing, and is integral to compliance with legislation, regulations and delivering cost effective care within the healthcare system. This programme addresses the role of dental professionals, other healthcare professionals, and carers in safeguarding the welfare of vulnerable adults.

Modules

On completion of this CPD course, you should be able to:

  • Raise awareness of the nature and scope of ‘vulnerability’ in the context of healthcare
  • Recognise and identify a person who may be a victim of neglect or abuse (including behavioural indicators)
  • Identify and recognise the clinical maxillofacial and oral signs of neglect or abuse and know what to do about it (whistleblowing/reporting)
  • Explain and illustrate the physical and social impact of poor oral health
  • Highlight the diverse and sometimes obscure reasons for specific oral health problems
  • Enable dentists and DCPs to provide oral health education to carers, ancillary workers, family and friends, including practical help, support and guidance on oral health routines (general and specific)

Entry Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

All course fees, inclusive of all payment plans including our Premium Credit Limited option, must be settled before certification can be ordered.

*You will have access to the course for 24 months.

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Vulnerable Patients - Safeguarding Adults.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

View a sample of the certificate (opens in new window)

learndirect is one of the largest integrated providers of courses and qualifications, training, and employment services in the UK

  • Each year around 6,000 businesses equip their staff for success with learndirect
  • learndirect have helped more than 75,000 businesses equip their employees with the skills needed to improve productivity.
  • Almost 700,000 maths and English test passes have been achieved with learndirect.
  • 300,000 people fulfilled their career ambitions last year with learndirect.
  • Over 250,000 apprentices have achieved with learndirect.
  • SALE Savings End Midnight Friday 31st May
  • SALE Savings End Midnight Friday 31st May

Vulnerable Patients - Safeguarding Adults

Safeguarding adults and children is a fundamental part of patient safety and wellbeing, and is integral to compliance with legislation, regulations and delivering cost effective care within the healthcare system. This programme addresses the role of dental professionals, other healthcare professionals, and carers in safeguarding the welfare of vulnerable adults.

Modules

On completion of this CPD course, you should be able to:

  • Raise awareness of the nature and scope of ‘vulnerability’ in the context of healthcare
  • Recognise and identify a person who may be a victim of neglect or abuse (including behavioural indicators)
  • Identify and recognise the clinical maxillofacial and oral signs of neglect or abuse and know what to do about it (whistleblowing/reporting)
  • Explain and illustrate the physical and social impact of poor oral health
  • Highlight the diverse and sometimes obscure reasons for specific oral health problems
  • Enable dentists and DCPs to provide oral health education to carers, ancillary workers, family and friends, including practical help, support and guidance on oral health routines (general and specific)

Entry Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

All course fees, inclusive of all payment plans including our Premium Credit Limited option, must be settled before certification can be ordered.

*You will have access to the course for 24 months.

Qualifications

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Vulnerable Patients - Safeguarding Adults.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

View a sample of the certificate (opens in new window)

learndirect is one of the largest integrated providers of courses and qualifications, training, and employment services in the UK

  • Each year around 6,000 businesses equip their staff for success with learndirect
  • learndirect have helped more than 75,000 businesses equip their employees with the skills needed to improve productivity.
  • Almost 700,000 maths and English test passes have been achieved with learndirect.
  • 300,000 people fulfilled their career ambitions last year with learndirect.
  • Over 250,000 apprentices have achieved with learndirect.
OUR PASS RATE
Healthcare
85.5%
(National Average 61.8%)
100% online
learning
0 units
2 guided
learning hours

Sign up to our Newsletter

Enrol now Request a callback