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Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Level 2

CPD, IIRSM & Skills for Care Approved

Safeguarding Of Vulnerable Adults (SOVA) is a training programme about protecting vulnerable adults and keeping them safe from harm. It’s about recognising the signs of abuse and knowing what to do. This course covers both levels 1 & 2.

Course Description

This online Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults (SOVA) Training course is designed to be taken by anybody who works with adults at risk. The course covers the different signs of abuse and what to do if you think a vulnerable adult has fallen victim to abuse.

This training course takes just 35 minutes to complete and provides the user with a printable certificate upon completion of the course.

Target Audience

This IIRSM approved Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults course covers levels 1 & 2 and is for anyone who works with, helps, or supports adults at risk. It covers the signs of abuse and explains what to do if you suspect something is happening to a vulnerable adult. It’s all about sensitive handling and timely intervention.


This online Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Level 2 course is approved by leading industry bodies CPD, IIRSM and Skills for Care.

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn about what groups of adults might be at risk
  • Understand and work towards compliance with The Mental Capacity Act and other legislations
  • Learn about the different types of abuse that adults might experience and how to effectively deal with it should it occur

Further Progression & Related Courses

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this course include:

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Safeguarding Adults (SOVA) 1 Safeguarding 70%
Safeguarding Adults (SOVA) 2 What is Abuse? 70%
Safeguarding Adults (SOVA) 3 Dealing with Abuse 70%

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


50 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

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