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Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care
Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care
Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care

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Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care

In 2013, a total of 176,000 safeguarding alerts were reported to councils with adult social services responsibilities. One third of these cases involved physical abuse or neglect, making this the most common cause of safeguarding alerts.

As this is an important issue within the health care sector, this course is ideal for those currently working, or looking to work, in the adult health and social care sector.

Level: Level 2

Minimum entry age: 16

Guided Learning Hours: 145

Credit value: 16

Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care

This course is split into manageable units. These are:

Unit 1: Understanding safeguarding in adult health and social care

This unit introduces the national and local contexts of safeguarding and protection from abuse, and learners will look at recognising abuse and harm, and responding to possible cases of abuse or harm occurring within a health and social care setting.

Unit 2: Principles of dignity in adult health and social care practices

Learners will focus on dignity, self-worth and well-being, and how they can be promoted through health and social care practice, considering how the individual patient is impacted by health and social care services and how principles of dignity can be applied.

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

This unit explores the meaning of duty of care, along with how it influences health and social care practice. Learners will develop knowledge on the dilemmas and conflicts relating to duty of care and the support and advice available for resolving dilemmas.

Unit 4: Understand dilemmas and public concerns in adult health and social care

Within this unit, learners will develop an understanding of the various dilemmas that can occur in adult health and social care, including ways of recognising dilemmas, how to resolve them and the support available when dealing with dilemmas.

Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care
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Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care