The Care Quality Commission (CQC) requires care providers to have a formal system to assess staff competence to administer medication. This course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and materials to assess staff competence to administer medicines. You will practice assessing people administering various different dosage forms, using direct observation against a set of structured competence assessment checklists. This course is delivered via Zoom.
Blended Online Training Dates;
(This course consists of two webinars days. You must attend both days to complete the course)
Care staff and nurses who assess staff competence to administer medication
NICE – Management of Medicines in Care Homes, March 2014
NICE – Management of Medicines in Community Settings, March 2017
Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2014: Regulation 12
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An online course followed by
Two virtual Zoom webinars followed by
A final online assessment
From £200 to £250 per person
A two-day course face-to-face course
Day 1: Foundation in Medicines Administration
Day 2: Assessors workshop
£2395 (two day course)