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Medication Administration

Learn the necessary techniques for medications in the health and social Care Sector

  • Group Courses Available Onsite
  • Open Venues for single spaces

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The care quality commission identified medication as one of the vulnerable areas to mistakes. Everyone involved in health and social care must complete this training
The live classroom setting is better for this intensive course of 3 hours delivered over a minimum of 1 day. Best combined in a healthcare experience day or the care certificate training suite
For compliance, this training course features an accredited certificate with all learning outcomes listed. Can be offered as regulated

What you will learn on this course

The responsibility of medications resides with everyone who is part of the care process. The Care Quality Commission has underlined the most important objectives to learn, distilled into an intensive training course

Once completed, you will have learned:

  1. The key legislations around medications and their use
  2. Key persons and responsibilities for staff in control of medications
  3. The main classifications of drugs and substances
  4. How the medications get into the patient
  5. How to spot changes or side effects
  6. Emergency treatment of drug errors
  7. Records keeping

We teach all of our courses to the same high standards, regardless of which course we’re teaching in which working environment.

The full qualification specification can be downloaded here

Customised training sessions

Here at Vital Workplace Training, we provide personalised training sessions for our attendees which will only cover the relevant parts of course material.

Our medication administration training session will be applied specifically to your working environment to teach you techniques that are tailored towards the health and social care sector.

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What’s important to us here at Vital Workplace Training is teaching as many workforces as we can. In order to do this, we constantly look for ways to make our courses better while keeping our prices as low as possible. Take a look at our pricing below. 

  • For onsite or group training – £275
  • Groups over 12 learners – Call us on 01376 317 760

For all other needs contact us at support@vitalworkplacetraining.com

About your medications administration trainers

Click the pictures below to learn more about the trainers who will be teaching you your personalised medication administration courses.

I find booking training a headache. The team at Vital Workplace Training took all the stress out of it for me. From finding what I need to delivery, I cannot fault them. Simple, easy to understand training, good practical sessions designed around us.

Andy Whiting, Centre Manager

Fairway Children's Centre

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Book your medication administration training now!

If you would like to make a group booking for this course or need help with your training, send us a message, give us a call or email us. Whatever you prefer. We can take it from there.

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  • support@vitalworkplacetraining.com

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