This course is particularly relevant for care assistants and general care staff working in nursing, non-nursing care homes and domiciliary care. Learners will gain skills and knowledge in administering and managing medication to meet legal and safety requirements.
All learners will be expected to successfully complete all units and pass a final assessment.
This course covers the following topics:
- Classifications of medicine
- Role and responsibility
- Administering medication
- Storing and disposal
- Record keeping and information sharing
- Your role as described by the CQC
- Identify hazards and risks within their workplace relating to moving and handling.