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Children's Services Care and Control of Medicines (Refresher)

  • The refresher takes you through a series of scenarios and real life situations to reinforce best practice and refresh your knowledge
  • An interactive course based on your previous experiences
  • Keeps you updated and helps you continue to follow good practice guidelines
  • Tests your knowledge through multiple choice assessment

Who is it for?

  • Any staff (or agency staff) member who is required to refresh their knowledge and skills to administer medication to a child
  • We recommend new staff with no experience complete the foundation e-learning course

Course content

  • Names of Medicines
  • Medication Policy
  • Self-medication
  • Storage
  • Medicine Labels
  • Dosage Instructions
  • 5 rights
  • Administration and Handling
  • Routes of Administration
  • Dressings
  • Records and Record Keeping
  • Medicines for respite, school, day and residential trips
  • Homely Remedies
  • Controlled Drugs
  • Disposal
  • Avoiding Errors

A  short assessment is included at the end of the course and a certificate is awarded on successful completion.

Learning outcomes

On completion, attendees will refresh knowledge of:

  • Safe procedures for handling medication
  • Administering medicines safely and effectively
  • Using and maintaining medication records
  • Recognising and avoiding potential problems with medicines

Discounted prices are for quantities purchased at the same time.

From 1 to 9 Refresher Licences £25.00
From 10 to 100 Refresher Licences £22.50
For discounted prices on 100+ refresher licences, please email us at info@opuspharmserve.com or call us on 0333 939 0053

Please note: Prices are per licence, there is a card handling fee for online purchases and VAT will be applied.

Licences are valid for 1 year from date of activation (NOT from date of purchase).

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