Skillsacademi | Medication Administration Awareness

Medication Administration Awareness

  • Price :¬£9.99

Introduction

Aims of the Training

This training is aimed at Care Assistants who will be working towards administering medication within their settings.

This training is an entry-level awareness training and you should also take the supplementary training: Administering Medication to Individuals; Administer Medication to Individuals with Dementia, and Medication Administration for Senior Carers.

This training is theory-based and does not include a competency assessment, which must be done by a qualified individual at your company.

Please take your time to complete this course. We anticipate this module will take you approximately 1 - 2.5 hours to complete. 

There will be an assessment at the end of the session with 20 questions; you will need to score 70% to pass.


Objectives

By the end of this session you will:

  • Understand legislation, policies and procedures relevant to the administration of medication
  • Know about common types of medication and their use
  • Understand equipment for administering medication
  • Determine the information on Prescriptions and Medication Administration Records
  • Identify the 7 Rights of Medication

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  1. Legislation, Guidelines and Policies
  2. Common Types of Medication and Their Use
  3. Equipment used for Administering Medications
  4. Information Found on Prescription Labels
  5. Information found on Medication Administration Records
  6. The 7 Medication Rights