This course teaches how to administer medicated and non-medicated topicals items to the skin (creams, ointments, gels, lotions and barrier creams). For some, when learning to administer medicines, administering topicals is one of the first things they do. Hence this course assumes no prior experience administering medicines.
All experience levels, from care support workers to registered nurses
Online: Approx 1-2 hours
CQC KLOE S4 (Proper and safe use of medicines)