Safe Administration of Medication

The aim of this course is to provide awareness of how to support the use of medication, including administering, storing and recording

Max AttendeesCourse Duration
12Half a day

Safe Administration of Medication course summary 

  • Understand the legal responsibilities of administering medication
  • Understand other types of medication
  • Understand the methods of administrating medication
  • Understand recording, monitoring and reporting of medication

Learning outcomes

  • Understand the legislative framework for the use of medication in social care settings
  • Understand¬†about common types of Medication and their usemedication-clipart-5irxe9rrt
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities in the use of medication care
  • Understand the techniques for administering medication
  • Understand how to receive, store and dispose of medication supplies safely
  • Understand how to promote the rights of the individual when managing medication
  • Discuss the support of the use of medication
  • Understand how to record and report on the use of medication

Certification

  • All delegates will receive a certification of attendance