Medication Management Health & Social Care Education

Medication Management

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UK Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF) aligned & CPDUK accredited

Course description

This course provides principles of medication management and safety for Health and Social Care Staff. The course is aligned to the UK legislation, National Health Service (NHS), UK Core Skills Training Framework (CSTF), the Care Quality Commission (CQC), Skills for Care, Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and other professional and regulatory bodies. The course ensures staff understands the practice and behaviour that improves the Medication Management. A health and social care expert will deliver this course once a month as a live interactive course or you can take the course anytime as a self-paced online course.  This course covers knowledge, skills and behaviours expected of people working in the health and social care. Assessment includes multiple choice questions (MCQs).

Course length

2 hours

Course Structure

During this course, you will cover the following:

  • Introduction to medication management
  • Explore legislation and guidance of medication management
  • Identify key principles of medication management,
  • The importance of assessing needs and gaining consent
  • Handling and safe administration of medicines,
  • The practice and safe management of medicines,
  • Challenges with administration of medicines,
  • Documentation and Recordkeeping,
  • Self-administration and Safe disposal of medicines

Course assessments

You will be assessed via:

  • Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Entry requirements

You must be working or planning to work in health and social care