Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults (SOVA)

This Train the Trainer course is designed to provide your organisation with the training necessary to ensure its staff are following the legal requirements and CQC guidelines associated with the Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults.  Delegates should come away from this course with a good practical and theoretical knowledge of safeguarding issues and the ability to answer even the most difficult questions on the topic. They will also be taught a range of teaching methods and public speaking skills that will enhance their abilities as an instructor. Upon completion of the training, the employing organisation will benefit from having a SOVA trainer and advisor on site.

Important Information:

  • We will provide the training on your premises.
  • The training environment will need to be quiet and undisturbed.
  • Staff will need to give the course their full attention and should not be on duty.
  • Staff attendance is required for the whole session.

About This Course

This SOVA Train the Trainer course takes 1 day to complete. Delegates will be expected to engage in group activities. During the teaching part, will be evaluated on their knowledge and ability to train others.

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Learning Outcomes
  • Legislation
  • What is safeguarding?
  • What makes an adult vulnerable and open to abuse?
  • Different types of abuse
  • Recognising where abuse is occurring
  • Signs and symptoms of abuse
  • Handling abuse
  • Reporting and record-keeping
  • Teaching methods and learning styles
  • How individuals learn and keep information
  • Feeding back productively
  • Evaluating
  • Icebreakers
  • Presenting information
  • ‘Do’s and don’ts’
  • Course Duration
    1 day
    Maxiumum Participants
    12 people
    Certificate Type
    Valid for 1 year
    Cost
    Our courses are competitively priced. Please get in touch to discuss your requirements.

    Related Courses

    We offer a range of other courses which will build on the knowledge gained from this Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults (SOVA) course.

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    Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults (SOVA)

    Would you like to know more?

    Please get in touch today to discuss your training needs. The Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults (SOVA) covers the following learning outcomes:
    • Legislation
    • What is safeguarding?
    • What makes an adult vulnerable and open to abuse?
    • Different types of abuse
    • Recognising where abuse is occurring
    • Signs and symptoms of abuse
    • Handling abuse
    • Reporting and record-keeping
    • Teaching methods and learning styles
    • How individuals learn and keep information
    • Feeding back productively
    • Evaluating
    • Icebreakers
    • Presenting information
    • ‘Do’s and don’ts’