Medication Awareness

Medication Awareness Training CoursesMedications’ training is required and is essential for those working in the health and social care sector to ensure that all staff has a basic understanding of the important rules when handling medications.

Our course gives you the knowledge to understand the legal framework and the importance of the organisation’s policies and procedures, safe handling of medicines and is aimed at those working in a care home setting such as care workers, external carers, nurses, support staff and other care staff roles.

Under  CQC regulation 12 registered managers must ensure their workforce have completed the necessary training.

TSL4Training Medications Training Course curriculum:  WHAT IS A  MEDICINE? – LEGISLATION – CLASSIFICATION & TYPES OF MEDICATION – STORING & DISPOSAL OF MEDICATION – DIFFERENT WAYS OF ADMINISTRATION – OVERDOSES – CONTRA-INDICATIONS – MAINTAINING RECORDS – RECOGNISING & REPORTING CHANGES –REPORTING MISTAKES

The TSL4Training Certificate is valid for 3 years from issue – Prices start from £45 per person* Please contact us for further details and a quote for your training needs

We offer 1 to 1 training as well as Group training In-House or at the TSL Training centre in Sileby, Leicestershire.

This TSL4Training Medications course can only give you general information on medications. You must ensure that you follow all regulatory requirements, workplace polices and practices by discussing this courses content with your manager. In addition to ensuring you are fully up to date with current regulations for your work sector. TSL4Training cannot accept any responsibility for  non-compliance or failure to keep up to date.