Control and Administration of Medication Level 3 Course

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Control and Administration of Medication Level 3 Course

This medication online course provides all the knowledge requirements for the safe control, handling and administration of medicines in social and domiciliary care environments. This course is designed for managers or senior care workers to enable them to supervise or undertake the administration of medicines in their particular care setting and in accordance with current legal requirements. This medication online course meets the requirements for and covers in its entirety the Learning Outcomes for the “Knowledge Set for Medication” as defined by Skills for Care and Development in 2005: Following successful completion, individuals must be observed by a designated person to competently administer a range of medicines. We can provide registered students with a downloadable proforma for this purpose. Following successful completion of the theoretical and practical components, a manager may recognise an individual as a person designated for the administration of medicines.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Describe the key legislation and guidance relating to the safe handling of medicines
  • Identify how organisational policies and procedures ensure the safe handling of medicines
  • For a range of care settings and both medical and non-medical care staff, outline the process for the prescribing, dispensing, obtaining and checking of medicines
  • Outline the range of support and guidance available relating to medicines and explain the importance of confidentiality relating to disclosure about individuals medication
  • Identify the types, purpose and classification of medicines commonly administered
  • Explain the routes by which medicines may be administered, the related rules for administration and level of competence required
  • Outline the importance of checking for, recognising and reporting effects that can occur as a result of an adverse reaction, a
  • contraindication or an interaction between medicines
  • Explain the need to gain consent and undertake risk assessment prior to the self or secondary administration of medicines
  • Describe the importance of the preparation for and administration of medicines to ensure accuracy
  • Identify the importance of accurate recording of the administration and refusal of medicines and administration errors
  • Recognise the requirements to validate the accuracy of safe storage and recording for medicines and for their safe disposal

Course Highlights

Type: Online Interactive User-Friendly Training With Downloadable Documentation

Accreditation: Nationally Recognised CPD Accredited Courses

CPD:  Counts Towards CPD Hours

Access: 24/7 Unlimited Accesses For 12 Months

Evidence:  Learning & Certification Remain On The System Indefinitely

Support: Unlimited Dedicated Online Tutor Support

 

Exam & Assesment

Certificate: A CPD Accredited Certificate is Instantly Available Upon Completion

Certificate Cost:  Free To Download Online As A PDF. Hard copies Sent To Your Address (Optional Payment)

Exam Type: Online Multiple Choice Assesment

Exam Included: Exam Is Included In The Price

Exam Retakes: Unlimited Retakes At No Extra Cost

Who we are

We are an accredited and trusted leading provider across the UK. We have extensive experience in various private and public sectors environments.

Our statutory, mandatory and specialist training courses are delivered in line with the relevant UK legislation and recommended practice including:

  • Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
  • Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
  • Qualifications and Credits Framework (QCF)

The online nature of the courses means that they are affordable, but do not compromise the quality.

We offer over 100 online training courses, developed specifically to meet the needs of individuals, health and social care workers to meet both their responsibilities and job roles and are ideal for induction, awareness, knowledge and refresher training.

Why participate in our course?

Assessment

Once you have completed the learning you will participate in a multiple-choice assessment, a pass mark of 75% is required. The online test is marked automatically, receiving an instant grade. Don’t worry if you don’t pass or want to improve your grade, you can retake the test unlimited times at no extra cost.

Accreditation

HL Online Training Provides continuing professional development (CPD) interactive accredited training courses online for both individuals and businesses in a health and social care environment, allowing you to obtain certified CPD hours.

Certificate

All our courses are accredited by the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and are nationally recognised. Once you have completed your assessment you will be awarded a free accredited certificate in PDF format which is immediately available. Hard copies of the certificate are available at an additional fee of £5. All evidence of learning and certification will remain on our system for your future reference.

Course Format

The course is delivered online via our bespoke e-learning portal, complete with both online “classroom” style and interactive user-friendly training and downloadable documentation to aid your learning. You can resume or stop your course at any time, remembering the exact point you were at.

Course Duration

This does depend on the level and experience of the individual, as a guide a level 1 takes 1 hour, level 2 takes 2 hours and level 3 takes 3 hours as an average to complete each course. You have 12 months to take the course, however, there is no time limit in which you need to complete the course.

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We take pride in our customer service, offering dedicated tutor support offering you unlimited online email support whilst studying to help answer any questions you may have.

Course Compatibility

Our courses utilise a responsive design making it available on your desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile Device. We recommend using the Google Chrome Browser

 

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Assessment & Certification

You will be given a multiple-choice exam available at the end of the learning, you will be graded. On a pass mark of 70% or higher a certificate is issued.

You may retake the test at your convenience at no additional cost.

On completion of the exam, a free certificate is instantly available for you to download or print.

A hard copy certificate printed on certificate grade paper can be purchased for a nominal fee via your learner dashboard and are dispatched within three working days to your address. Please note at this time we currently only mail certificates to the United Kingdom. 

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