Course Length :
Course Price :
To be advised on booking
£60.00 per delegate

Work book – course time to be agreed on booking

Course Objective This course will provide a basic understanding of medication and the systems in place in healthcare. It will also look at the importance of procedures for the ordering, administration, storage, recording and disposal of medicines

Who will the course benefit? Care Staff dealing with medication (must be over the age of 18)

Participants will learn about
  • What is medication and the legal classifications
  • How does medication work
  • Adverse reactions
  • Prescribing, ordering, receiving, storing and disposing and the errors that can occur.
  • Importance of keeping records for administrating medication
  • Legislation and responsibilities
  • Importance of receiving, storing and disposing of controlled drugs.