Medication Awareness

This course deals specifically with medication awareness, which is most relevant to Nursing and Healthcare workers and providers.

Assisting with compliance of the Care Certificate theory and practical training requirements developed jointly by Skills for Care, Health Education England and Skills for Health, meeting with regulatory and inspecting body training requirements.

Course Summary

 Delegates obligations and that of their employer in regards to the documentation and administration of medication

  • How medication should be stored
  • Different types of medication and how they work
  • Knowledge of the common adverse reactions
  • The seven guidelines of administration of medication
  • Controlled drugs and oxygen
  • Drug errors
  • Disposal of medication

Course Suitability

Who we provide this training for:

  • New and experienced Nursing and Healthcare Staff
  • Large National Care Provider Groups
  • Recruitment and Domiciliary Care Agencies
  • Private Hospitals, Hospices and Disability Charities
  • Residential Care, Respite Care, Dementia Care and Nursing Homes

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