Visit Shop

Testimonials

Course Finder

The trainer for the course did an excellent job in bringing his experience and knowledge alive to make this Fire Marshal course very enjoyable and interesting

Heath & Safety Director - Construction - Bristol   
Course Finder

Level 2 Core Award in Handling and Administration of Medications

Cost Call our team to discuss your requirements

3 Hours Course Finder

Aim

To provide healthcare support workers and adult social care workers with information to ensure the safe handling and administration of medications.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the legislation that affects the administration of medicines
  • Explain the classifications, types of medicines, routes of administration, side effects and adverse reactions of medication
  • Explain the importance of following protocols and policies when receiving, storing, administering, recording and disposing of medicines
  • Identify the differences in protocols between Domiciliary care and Residential care

Certification

Successful candidates will be issued with a certificate valid for 3 years.

Accreditation

External accreditation is available for this course, if required, through Advantage Accreditation. Additional costs will apply, please contact us.

Additional Information

We can also offer a Level 3 Award in Assessing Competency in Handling and Administration of Medications, please call us for details and pricing.

Mapped to

ASM 34 Outcome 1, 2, 3, 4.1, 4.2 & HSC 3047 Outcome 1, 2.1, 2.3, 3.1, 3.2, 4. Links to NMTS 8.5.

Testimonials

Course Finder

We as an organisation have used First Response for a number of years to deliver training to our staff team. We have looked at other services but found First Response stands out from above them all. From the initial booking to the delivery of training we have found First Response to be professional. We have full confidence in them and feel the trainers are of high quality with a vast amount of knowledge, and able to deliver positive training experiences at an affordable price.

Care Service Manager - Disability care Service, Birmingham   
Course Finder