Medication Awareness Training Course

Medication Awareness Awareness Training Course

Medication Awareness

Course Description

The Medication awareness course is designed for staff working within a care environment. This course is in line with the National Minimum Standards Requirements andrecent CQC guidelines. Candidates will gain an understanding of the legislation involved with administration of medication, along with being able to followprocedures set for safe administration of medication. Candidates will also gain an understanding of the importance of confidentiality and security in all procedures of drug administration. Candidates will also obtain under-pinning knowledge of the above issues and therefore will be able to put this into practice where necessary.

Course Contents

  • Introduction to medication
  • Storage and dispensing
  • Documentation, confidentiality and record keeping
  • Administration of medication
  • Reducing and eliminating medication errors
  • Accountability and responsibility
  • Legislation and requirements
  • Regulating bodies

Course Length

3 Hours.

Course Delivery and Certification

This course is delivered as a set of group activities, and each candidate received a Certificate of Attendance.

Pricing

Call 0800 999 4 112

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