Safe Handling of Medication Training Courses are suitable for anyone who is responsible for administering medication.
The Safe Handling of Medication Course is a combination of classroom based learning and also hands on practical instruction.
Successful candidates will gain Safe Handling of Medication Training Certification.
Safe Handling of Medication is a Legal requirement which places a duty on all employers to ensure that their establishments in managing medication must have clear policies and procedures in place to protect the client and care staff (Policies and Procedures Manual).
This one day Safe Handling of Medication Course aims to ensure all staff have an awareness of these policies and procedures in relation to their role in medication management minimise risk.
Anyone who supports clients in need of taking medication or has medication on their working premises.
The Safe Handling of Medication Training Course is a ½ day course, lasting 4hrs.
The course is assessed by a multiple choice assessment paper and/or oral or written answers to questions given within the session.
1 year. Refresher training for this course is available.
If you are unsure of which course you need or you just want some advice then please call any of our training centres and speak to one of our training consultants.