Medication

CPD - Medication Awareness Training for Schools

Efficiently trained staff will reduce the risk of harm to both students and staff. By following the guidelines set by The Department for Education & Skills and The Department of Health, this course ensures participants are given the best training and provides a sound knowledge of medication uses, as well as touching specialist treatments for specific illnesses in children.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Learn the legal responsibilities for school governors to teaching staff and parents
  • Learn how to look after children who self medicate, how to handle an emergency situation and covertly administer medication
  • Learn how to read pharmacist’s labels, how to deliver, store and dispose of medication

It’s a great introduction to administering medication in schools or a handy refresher – However, in order to administer medication to children in schools you need formal training from an NHS practitioner, this course is not a substitute for this training.

This course is part of our Further Health & Safety Training bundle, including Fire Warden (Marshal) Training and Fire Aid Appointed Person Training courses. Fill in the form below or contact us today if you are interested in taking advantage of this bundle at a discounted rate.

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Course information:

Awarding body:
CPD Accredited
Course duration:
40 Mins
Course location:
Online

Who is this course for?

This Medication Awareness Training for schools course is specifically targeted at adults working in the education sector.

Key facts:

  • Printable Certificate Generated
  • CPD Accredited
  • Only £10 + Vat
  • Part of a bundle (discounted)

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