Safeguarding Adults Level 3


safeguarding adults level 3 course

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What's involved?

The first unit looks at common definitions surrounding safeguarding vulnerable adults, consent, the key legislation, why safeguarding is important, the role of the Designated Safeguarding Lead, the 6 principles of safeguarding and who is responsible for safeguarding.
In this unit we look at physical abuse, emotional (psychological) abuse, sexual abuse and neglect.
In this unit we look at bullying, trafficking and modern slavery, sexual exploitation, criminal exploitation, domestic abuse, radicalisation, honour-based violence, female genital mutilation, financial abuse and organisational abuse.
In this unit we look at the various roles involved in the safeguarding system and their responsibilities, the key methods of preventing safeguarding issues, safer recruitment, whistleblowing and some Serious Case Reviews (SCRs).
In this unit we look what to do if you see or hear a safeguarding issue (disclosures), the steps to reporting a safeguarding issue and how to document a safeguarding concern.
In this unit we look what happens after a safeguarding referral is made, the importance of early intervention, protection plans, and case conferences. We also explore potential concerns, on-going support and helpful resources.

Why should I study safeguarding?

This Safeguarding Adults Level 3 course is for those who regularly work with vulnerable adults. It is primarily aimed at those who take a lead safeguarding role in an organisation, such as Designated Safeguarding Lead, or Deputy Safeguarding Lead, but is suitable for anyone who wants to further increase their knowledge of safeguarding beyond the level 2 course.

This online Safeguarding Adults course is designed to help those who work in a lead safeguarding role to understand their responsibilities within an organisation, keep up to date with the relevant legislation and fulfil their requirement to keep their training current. The course looks at how safeguarding issues can be prevented, safer recruitment, what to do if you see or hear a safeguarding issue, the steps to reporting an issue and how to document a safeguarding concern. This safeguarding level 3 course also looks at what happens after a safeguarding referral is made, the importance of early intervention and protection plans.

This course uses interactive tasks, videos and written guidance to develop an understanding of safe practices within the workplace. To complete the course, it takes around 4 hours and you must pass the final multiple-choice test. After this you will have instant access to your certificate.

  • Instant access to your course upon purchase, no need to wait
  • Downloadable certificate after successful completion of final multiple-choice test
  • Free re-sits of the test if you do not pass first time
  • Course designed by industry experts
  • A fast, efficient, effective way to learn
safeguarding adults level 3 course

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Instant access to your course

During the purchase process you will create your own account. Once you have bought your courses you will have instant access to their content from your unique user portal. You will also be sent a copy of the invoice via email for your records (this can also be found in your user portal).

How to complete your course

Each course is broken down into manageable units which contain videos, diagrams, written content, and a range of interactive activities such as quizzes to reinforce your learning.


Once you have completed all the content of a course, you will have the option to take the final test, which will check your knowledge from all the units. To complete the course, and gain your certificate, you must achieve at least 80% in the final multiple-choice quiz.

Getting your certificate

Once you have successfully completed your course and passed the final test you will have instant access to a downloadable PDF certificate. This will also be accessible from your user portal section any time you log in. Your certificate will have a unique ID which can be checked with us if needed.


How long does the course take to complete?

This course takes 4 hours to complete, and you can do this without any restrictions. This means you can complete the course at your own pace. And don’t worry, you can pause and come back to where you left off whenever you like. This means you can fit the course around your other commitments easily.

Will I get a certificate when I finish?

Yes, as soon as you finish this course you can immediately download a PDF version of your personalised certificate. This certificate has a unique ID, so that it can be verified with us if needed.

How long does the certificate last?

We recommend taking the course at least once every 2 years. Although, some employers and industries may require you to complete training more frequently, as such please check with your employer if you are unsure.

What are the benefits of completing this course online?

Completing the course online allows you to study in your own time and at your own pace. You can complete the units at a time to suit you and revisit the content as much as you need. This will give you a more engaging learning experience and allow you to interact and learn the content easier.

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