Level 2 Administration of Medicines Training (Accredited)

You will receive practice informed up to date and confidence inspiring training on Administration of Medicines because the training is designed, written and delivered to you by Registered Nurses and Accredited by Advantage Accreditation.

Your staff will gain the knowledge and confidence to use this training, giving you the benefit of feeling protected when staff deliver your care for your service.

The number of deaths where medication errors played a part ranged from anything between 1,700 to 22,303 says a report in 2018.

Staff time, bed capacity and litigation costs taken up from medication mistakes and deaths could cost as much as £1.6bn Getty/iStock.

Do you need to ensure that your staff are competent in medication administration to avoid any mistakes.

Are your staff finding administering medications to be intimidating?

Do they have anxiety in what to do if they make a mistake?

Do your staff have concerns on their knowledge of medicines?

Our experienced nurse practitioner and trainer can help you by providing the concrete, practical information they need to become confident administers of medicines.

Course Description:

The Care Quality Commission has recommended that all personnel working within the Health and social care profession, that could be called upon to administer medication, should have a sound knowledge about the process of administering medication.

This course is suitable for all workers within the Health and social care sector. It is mapped to the skills for Care Common Inductions standards and is in line with The National Occupational Standards for Skills in Health and Social Care.

Course Aims:
  • Introduction to Medication Administration
  • The Medicines Act 1968 / The Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 / Other relevant legislation
  • Definitions
  • Self medication / Administration / Assisting / Factors to consider
  • Medicines
  • Types/routes of medicines / What medicines do / Categories of medication / Holistic - complimentary / Controlled drugs / Medication packs
  • Procedures for Administration
  • Medication errors / side effects / spoiled medication / Rights of medication administration / Refusal of medication / After administration / Factors to consider
  • Auditing and Record Keeping
  • MAR charts / Care plans / Labelling of medicines / storage & disposal of medicines / Re -ordering & collection of medicines
Comprehensive booklet for nurses to be filled in marked by Endeavour Care Training and returned to manager for personnel file within two weeks of training course.
Course Length

3 Hours

Number of attendees

Attendees minimum 6 to maximum 15

Availability

This training course is available as in-house training at a venue of your own choice throughout the UK.

Certification:
All delegates will receive a certificate awarded by Advantage accreditation

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All assessments material, certificates and handouts are part of the price and we bring all equipment with us. Our price is £250.00 per Half day £400.00 per full day. No VAT, No Travel, No Hidden Charges.

Dates available on arrangement

Endeavour Care Training can also create this course for you on arrangement at your workplace.

A discount of £100 is given if 2 courses are booked for the same day
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Reviews

Natalie Bell (January 2018)
Fantastic training very professional, trainer had a brilliant understanding of our job roles and how this training is so valuable to our job. Was Friendly and would answer any questions we had. I would fully recommend.
Response from Endeavour Care Training
Thank you Natalie we are haapy you and your staff found it useful. Also if you need any further advice please contact us.
Ruby Walker (November 2017)
Found the course excellent, it will enhance my job role. Thank you
Response from Endeavour Care Training
Thank you Ruby I am glad we could help with your practice regards Pete
Jenny Jones (November 2017)
Attended my medication course today with peter found this course really good for my self. absolutely fantastic guy gives you a really good understanding of the course would recommend this guy to everybody.
Response from Endeavour Care Training
Thank you Jenny for your kind words. We do endeavour to deliver the highest standard of training so staff can fulfill their role. Regards Pete

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