Training Course Resources

MeLearning

This website is for anyone who lives or works in Croydon. To access the range of  e-learning courses click on the link below:

https://croydon.melearning.university/course_centre

  • Basic Safeguarding Awareness – Adult and Children Safeguarding
  • Safeguarding Adults Level 1
  • Mental Capacity Act
  • Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • Care Act – Safeguarding Duties and Responsibilities
  • Safeguarding Children Level 1
  • Safeguarding Children Level 2
  • Substance Misuse

Social Care Information and Learning Service (SCILS)

An online learning resource/community dedicated to the Health and Social Care Sector.

A wide range of social care materials are available either for online or group learning along with learning with other serviced that support social care professionals in furthering their knowledge.

SCILS is available free of charge to Croydon staff, Independent and Voluntary sector providers, and health partners within Croydon.

To access SCILS:
Step 1
Register for SCILS by emailing Elizabeth.uwadiae@croydon.gov.uk stating your name, work address and telephone number. You will be sent your registration details.
Step 2
Go to Social Care Information and Learning Services (SCILS) register
Step 3
Add your registration number.
Step 4
Enter your personal details and create your own password that you will then use to access the website.

MHA and MCA Law

Mental Health Act and Mental Capacity Law website is accessible to all staff and partners.
The website contains over a thousand cases, summarised and with copies of the judgement
Keeping up to date, the monthly mental health practice e-bulletin containing:
Latest case law – summarised – with full transcripts; latest news re Mental Health Act and Mental Capacity Act; latest inquiries following homicide and other publications.

Web link: http://www.mhaandmca.co.uk/
Username: CR5007
Password: mhlaw

Research in Practice for Adults (RiPfA)

Research in Practice for Adults provides research, resources and tools to support social care professionals in the development and delivery of services for adults & their families.

Croydon Council staff can set up their own online account at www.ripfa.org.uk. CSAB partner agencies can access RiPfA resources by contacting elizabeth.uwadiae@croydon.gov.uk.

Journal of Adult Protection

The Journal of Adult Protection takes an inclusive view on adult abuse and draws together papers which cover a wide range of issues in adult protection and related agendas. It offers vital access to innovative research, viewpoints and commentary on current policy in this important field of adult protection and safeguarding adults.

To access, click on the link below:

http://emeraldinsight.com/loi/jap

http://www.emeraldinsight.com/journal/jap

 

Within London Borough of Croydon Council you can express concerns of abuse or neglect via the online form or via email:  All concerns go to Referral.team2@croydon.gov.uk