This course is to teach updated medication knowledge in line with your organisations procedures and polices.
This Safe Handling and Administration of Medication Level 1 and 2 course is perfect for support workers and nurses where part of their role is to administer medication. This is recommend as an excellent standard for safe medication practices.
This is a Level 1 and Level 2 course designed for people in the healthcare profession, who may have to administer medication. This can be for a person who wishes to refresh their skills or wish to advance their learning in medication and administration.
- Current legislation
- Prescription drugs
- Prescriptions & labels
- Medicines and the elderly
- Refusal of medicines
- Drug disposal
- Drug errors
- Administration of medication
- Demonstration of administering techniques
- Paperwork including M.A.R. sheet
Course Assessment and Certification
There is a 20 question multiple choice test to check that participants have reached the required level to gain their certificate. This is valid for 1 year.