This regulated and nationally recognised qualification develops a learner’s knowledge and understanding of safe administration and handling of medication.
This qualification has been specifically designed for those working within a health and social care setting, such as support workers or care workers, and have a responsibility for the safe handling and administration of medication. This qualification is also perfect for those looking to refresh their knowledge.
Over this one-day course, learners will gain an understanding of the safe handling and administration of medication, current legislation and guidance, different types of medication, the storage and disposal of medication, and much more.
Principles of Safe Handling and Administration of Medication Course Location / Duration
This course can be conducted externally, or onsite to minimise business disruption / downtime if required. It's a 1 day course with flexible starting times to meet the needs of your operation. We are happy to conduct the course around the clock, during the evening or at weekends, etc. A small surcharge applies to courses conducted during out of hours times, see terms below.
Delivery Type Face-to-Face
Assessment Methods Multiple Choice Assessment at the end of the session.
Maximum Learners Per Tutor The Infection Prevention and Control course has a maximum ratio of 12:1
It is recommended that you, or your staff undertake refresher training every 3 years.