There are certain times when handling medicines in a care home, that CQC require a second person to provide a second check/act as a witness, namely:
CQC require this second person (the witness) to be trained in these tasks, be clear on their role, and confident enough to challenge any mistakes they see. This online course provides the training needed to achieve this.
Care support workers and registered nurses in care homes who act as a witness.
Approx 3-4 hours
CQC KLOE S4 (Proper and safe use of medicines)