If you’d like training on adult safeguarding to help you identify and support people who may be at risk of abuse, we regularly run a range of courses. Most of our courses are free, however before you book onto them please contact us for more details. 

  • Introduction to safeguarding - For all staff and volunteers who work with adults
  • Refresher course - For anyone who's completed safeguarding adults awareness training in the last 2 years
  • Assessing capacity and best interest decisions for assessors
  • Undertaking section 42 enquiries - For Sheffield City Council and Health and Social Care staff
  • Conducting effective enquiries - For agencies who've been asked to undertake a section 42 enquiry
  • Self-neglect risk management - For anyone who works with adults at risk
  • Safeguarding managers - For Safeguarding Managers in Adult Social Care, Health or Sheffield Health and Social Care
  • Training for trainers (Accredited) - For workers with an interest in, or responsibility for training
  • Working with difficult to engage families - For social workers, health professionals and Sheffield Health and Social Care staff


We also run a series of free workshops for all staff and volunteers who work with vulnerable adults:

  • Safeguarding Adults Processes prior to Case Conference
  • Mental Capacity Act / Deprivation of Liberty
  • Conducting Effective investigations
  • Vulnerable Adults Risk Management Model (VARMM)
  • Effective Report Writing
  • Working with Difficult to Engage Families

Booking onto a course

To book onto a training a course please fill out our application form and send it back to us. 

Adult Protection Training

Ask us a question

0114 205 7144

Floor 10
Little West Wing
Moorfoot Building

S1 4PL