The Medication Training course is vital for those in the health & social care sector. The course covers the prescription, administration, management and handling of medicines. Registered managers must ensure their workforce has completed training to meet CQC regulations.
How long is the course?
Who should attend the Medication Training course?
The course is suitable for anyone who works in a care home setting. Delegates include carers, nurses, care workers and support workers.
Is the course accredited?
3B Training accredited
When does my certificate expire?
Three years (update of training is recommended annually)
Delegates must be able to read, write and understand English well to attend the course.
By the end of the course, the delegates will.
- Introduction to medication
- Storing and dispensing medicine
- Documentation, confidentiality and record keeping
- Administering medication
- Reducing and eliminating errors in administering medication
- Who is accountable and responsible?
What is Required to Pass the Medication Training Course?
A knowledge assessment will need to be completed and passed at the end of the course.