Medication Awareness

Our Medication Awareness training is perfect for those working within the care industry. It looks at how to manage a service user’s medical needs whilst covering legislative requirements and how to deliver, store, record and dispose of medication.

Upon completing our Medication Awareness training, learners will be fully conversant with current legislation and have a practical understanding of the processes they must follow to administer medication safely.

  Course Outline

  • Introduction to Medication,
  • Storing and Dispensing of Medicine,
  • The Importance of Documentation, Confidentiality and Record Keeping,
  • Medication Administration,
  • How to Reduce and Eliminate Errors in Administering Medication,
  • Who is Accountable and Responsible,
  • Current Legislation and Legal Requirements,
  • Regulatory Bodies

Learning Outcomes

On completion, delegates will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the course content. We will ensure delegates understand the importance of maintaining all required standards throughout their tasks.

 

Medication awareness is a must when handling drugs such as the prescribed tablets in this picture.

 

Medication Awareness Learning Outcomes

On completion, delegates will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the course content. We will ensure that delegates understand the importance of maintaining all required standards throughout their tasks and that privacy, dignity, and respect are promoted.

Course Assessment & Certification

The assessment consists of simulated practical assessments. Upon completing the training, learners will be issued a certificate of achievement.

Cost

We price our courses to compete with any equivalent training quote. Please note geographic restrictions may apply.

Important Information
  • The training venue should be quiet and undisturbed.
  • Staff should not be expected to be on duty.
  • Staff attending should remain for the entire length of the session.

 

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