This online course is CPD Certified and is mapped to the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) Units: T/601/9576
This online course is suitable for anyone who requires support for the use of medication in social care settings, providing them with the ability to identify broad types, classifications and forms of medication along with safe handling, storage and recording.
On completion of this course you will:
Understand the legal framework for the use of medication in social care settings
Understand the different roles and responsibilities int he use of medication in social care settings
Know how to receive, store and dispose of medication supplies safely
Explain how to support the use of medication
Understand the common types of medication and their use
Know the correct techniques for administering medication
Understand how to promote the rights of the individual when managing medication
Understand how to record and report on the use of medication
This course takes approximately 55 minutes.
The course contains the following content functionality to help the learner become immersed and to reinforce the learning:
Drag and drop words – to complete sentences.
Drag and drop reordering – reorder the following steps according to said policy.
An assorted array of “custom pages” i.e. scene exploration and “gamified” scenarios.
In addition to this the side panel of the course contains information that is always at hand for the user:
- A help menu
- Notes – this is where the user can make notes during the course and can then download them
- Legal information
- A glossary Specific course information