Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults, Young People and Children

The aim of the module is to provide students with the opportunity to explore the meaning of ‘safeguarding’ in relation to the protection of adults, young people and children. It will examine how health practitioners contribute to multi agency working in reducing risk areas and improving long term health outcomes for adults, children and their families.

Entry Criteria

  • Effective registration with the NMC / HPC or other relevant professional body. ESSENTIAL
  • Undertaken successful level 4/5 academic study. ESSENTIAL
  • Currently be employed in practice and have the support of their manager in undertaking the module. ESSENTIAL

How to apply

Online Application Forms and Guidance Information

Key information

Module Category: PCPH
Module Code: 3042
Module Credits: 15
Module Level: 6

Module leader

Deborah Millington


Semester 2



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