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
Can be a standalone training session in the live classroom 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. Not currently offered as regulated
What you will learn on this course
The medical world uses many different ways to treat and cure illnesses, one of which is medications. The Care Quality Commission identified in 2014 several issues relating to medication and its administration. Skills for Care introduced awareness into the induction syllabus almost immediately after
This training course offers the following knowledge:
What are medications and the different types
Who uses them and who takes them
Law surrounding medications and their use
The dangers of medication use
What to do if a mistake is made
We make sure all of our training courses comply with legislation outlined in the relevant health and safety regulations.
Personalised training sessions
Upon request, we can customise all of our training courses so they specifically match your workplace. We avoid one-size-fits-all training courses and make our sessions engaging without compromising the high standards we have always upheld.
We know that workplace training is essential for providing safe working environments, which has become more important than ever in recent years. This is why we keep our prices as competitive as possible.
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.