Safeguarding Adults Level 3


Safeguarding Adults Level 3 Training is delivered as a 3 hour face to face session, training update frequency is every three years.


  • Safeguarding Level 1
  • Safeguarding Adults Level 2
  • Safeguarding Children Level 2
  • Mental Capacity Act Level 1
  • Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Level 1
  • Dementia Level 1
  • The patient with a Learning Disability
  • To have read the Trust Safeguarding Vulnerable Audlt policy 


In addition to the objectives outlined in level 2, you will also:

  • Understand Trust and County processes in relation to prevention  
  • Understand Trust and County processes in relation to detection of a safeguarding vulnerable adult concern
  • Understand actions to take in rresponding to a safeguarding vulnerable adult concern and immediate actions to take to Safeguard following Trust and County processes
  • Know the actions to support Trust ward and Department teams as part of the Safeguarding process
  • Understand and recognise signs and indicators of possible vulnerable adult abuse
  • Understand your role and responsibility within GHNHSFT Safeguarding Vulnerable Adult policy and process
  • Understand your role and responsibility as part of Gloucestershire Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Multi-Agency Policy and Procedures
  • Understand how the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards support safeguarding vulnerable adults  
  • Understand Trust Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Structure
  • Understand Partnership working arrangements within Gloucestershire as part of Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults

Who should complete the training

Please refer to the training matrix to discover whether this training is required for your job role.

Accessing Training

 This course is a face2face course and staff must book on to the course using the link below;


Length of Course:
3 hours.

Book Online

Bookings can only be made from
a PC on the trust network.