Cornwall has implemented significant changes to the way that it delivers its safeguarding adults training. This paper outlines the benefits of combining safeguarding adults, the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (HM Government, 2005a) and equality and diversity training within a human rights framework. It examines the notion of learning transfer and considers how the design and delivery of training can improve the transfer of learning into practice. Finally, it highlights the importance of a receptive workplace culture to promote effective learning transfer.
Pike, L., Indge, R., Leverton, C., Ford, D. and Gilbert, T. (2010), "Bridging the gap between learning and practice: from where we were to where we are now", The Journal of Adult Protection, Vol. 12 No. 2, pp. 28-38. https://doi.org/10.5042/jap.2010.0293Download as .RIS
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