Safeguarding Vulnerable Children, Young Adults and Adults Level 1 & 2

Benefits include:

  • 3 hours of Enhanced Verifiable CPD

  • 12 months access to the course

  • Suitable for ALL members of the dental team

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

    • Welcome to the Level 1 & 2 Safeguarding Course
    • Course Workbook Slides
  • 2

    Module 1

    • Introduction
    • Physical Abuse
    • Physical Abuse
    • Fabricated or Induced Illness Fabricated or Induced Illness
    • Emotional Abuse
    • Financial Abuse
    • Sexual Abuse
    • Neglect
    • Extremism
    • Discriminatory Abuse
    • Institutional Abuse
    • Institutional Abuse
    • Domestic Violence
    • Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)
    • Forced Marriage
    • Modern Slavery
    • Online Safety
    • The Public Interest Disclosure Act (PIDA)
    • Test your learning
  • 3

    Module 2

    • Introduction
    • Child Development
    • Organisations
    • Acts and Legislation
    • Recruitment of Dental Professionals
    • Test your learning
  • 4

    Module 3

    • Introduction
    • Roles and Responsibilities
    • Training
    • Translators
    • Confidentiality and Information Sharing
    • Consent
    • Recognising Abuse
    • First Response
    • Acting on Concerns
    • Record Keeping
    • Useful Services and Signposting
    • Test your learning
  • 5

    Resources and Reflection

    • Public Health England
    • Reflection
    • Feedback

Instructor(s)

Melanie Pomphrett MSc, Fdsc, RDH, PTLLS

Melanie Pomphrett MSc, Fdsc, RDH, PTLLS

Head Tutor

Melanie is a registered dental hygienist, qualified tutor and recently completed a Masters degree . She is the head tutor and one of the support tutors for the course. Melanie is passionate about dental education and is a dedicated tutor.
Stephanie Carter RDT, RDH, DTLLS.

Stephanie Carter RDT, RDH, DTLLS.

Tutor, Assessor and Internal Moderator

Stephanie is a registered dental hygienist and therapist and holds a level 5 teaching diploma. She is a qualified assessor and her main role is teaching and quality assurance. She is a passionate educator and has over 13 years experience in the dental industry.