The short course about Medicines in the care home, is written for Pharmacists to provide training for care home staff. The course meets national training requirements, and reflects the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain’s guidance on the handling of medicines in social care. The course is accredited by The College of Pharmacy Practice (CPP).
The training includes sessions covering the following:
- Introduction to medicines and their use
- Assisting with the administration of medicines
- Monitoring and supporting medicine use
- Medicines and the elderly.
4 Hours 09.30am – 13.30pm.
Managers and supervisors working in the care sector. To provide an understanding of medicines and their use, assisting with the administration of medicines and monitoring and supporting medicine use. Refresher required every 3 years achieved by re-sitting course.
For more information about this course or to request an application form please phone 01823 448100, or complete the enquiry form.
There is no government contribution to the cost of this course.
The cost per learner is £75.00 plus VAT.