Safer Handling Of Medication

Course Detail

This course is designed for all care sector workers to give them an understanding of the correct procedures for handling all medications in the work place and the need for maintaining controls and procedures.

Course Duration: 6 Hours duration

 


Course Content

  • Overview of Legislation
  • Accountability & Responsibility
  • Supply, storage and disposal of Medications
  • Consent and confidentiality
  • Medicines information and recognition
  • Medicine Groups and Routes of administration
  • Dosage calculations
  • Self & Assisted medication
  • Side effects recognition
  • Safety Procedures & Documentation
  • Audit Procedures
  • Dealing with incorrect Administration


Assessment

This course has continual assessment followed by a final multiple choice exam

Certification

On successful completion of the course delegates will receive ABC Certification

Location

We now run all our East Lancashire courses from the new Burnley Dedicated Training venue which provides free parking and easy motorway access. We also have venues available in Bolton and Chorley.