SOVA Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults

The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and offers 2 hours of CPD credit


On successful completion of this course you will be able to print your own CPD accredited certificate via your courses home page.

Course covers the following:

SOVA Safeguarding Adults from Abuse

For people who work or are involved with adults who may be at risk of abuse. This interactive course covers; Definitions of abuse, Types of abuse, Causal factors, Signs and symptoms of abuse, and what to do if you are concerned that an adult is at risk of abuse. There are illustrative Case scenarios, and a brief overview of Legislation and, policy relating to safeguarding adults, including Whistle Blowing Responsibilities.

SOVA Pro Extended edition explores the problems that vulnerable adults can face and the steps staff should take if they have any concerns. The course covers how to respond to problems and provides your staff with practical tips and pointers for maintaining a professional relationship with adults and creating a safe, positive environment for them.

The course is fully interactive with mission sections to test your new found knowledge, along with a self-assessment test paper.

Who Is This Course Aimed At:

All Professionals and Care staff working with Vulnerable Adults within the healthcare sector

Course Objectives:

The course objectives are:

This course will be invaluable for all professionals and clinicians, and anyone working with older people, and vulnerable adults.

Course duration:
Most of our courses have a seat time of approximately 45 to 60 mins; SOVA Pro Extended edition is more comprehensive and may take up to 90 mins to 120 mins: obviously the time to complete a course depends on each learner. All courses offer bookmarking in order for the trainee to take bite sized sessions if required… activate bookmarking simply exit the course and accept the bookmark on your return.


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