Medication Training

We can provide the following 3 Medication training courses, for more information on these courses, please call 07376 634655 or email silvana@compliancetrainingltd.co.uk.

Course Outlines

Safe Administration of Medication Full Day

Learning Objectives
On completion of training, successful candidates should be able to:

  • Legal framework and carers stance when administering medication.
  •  Drug classification, medication names and labelling.
  •  Routes and types of medication.
  •  Principles of prescriptions.
  •  Homely remedies.
  •  Storage and disposal of medication.
  •  Self-administration and compliance aids.
  •  Medication contraindications, allergies, overdosing and side effects.
  •  Monitored Dosage Systems and medication abbreviations.
  •  Documentation and record keeping (Medications Administration Records).
  •  Missed doses, errors and covert administration of medication.
  •  Recognising and reporting changes in the service user.

Safe Administration of Medication Half Day

  • Definitions / classification of medications
  • Methods of administration
  • Process of medicine management / organisation’s procedure
  • Administration procedure
  • Medication storage
  • Medication disposal
  • When things go wrong

Epilepsy and Buccal Midazolam

  • Understanding seizures and epilepsy;
  • To develop an understanding of;
    • What Buccal Midazolam is and how it works;
    • When Buccal Midazolam is used in epilepsy;
    • The emergency action plan for epilepsy.
  • Demonstrate and describe the correct procedure for the safe and effective administration of Buccal Midazolam;
  • To recognise potential difficulties.