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Assist with Medication - Online Theory

A person sitting in a wheelchair smiles at a young man who is kneeling and dressed in scrubs with a stethoscope around his neck
Location: eLearning
Date: 1/01/2021 to 31/12/2022

Course overview

This online theory course provides learners with the essential knowledge required to safely and effectively assist clients with medications and manage medication contingencies in the workplace.

This includes knowledge of:

  • the legal framework that supports safe medications and the roles and responsibilities of those involved;
  • basic medication terminology including abbreviations, naming conventions and instructions;
  • different forms of medications and how they are handled, administered and stored in the workplace;
  • the characteristics of commonly prescribed medications in the workplace;
  • the 10 rights of medication safety;
  • applying safe work practices when assisting with medications;
  • assisting clients who self-administer their own medications; and
  • managing medication incidents, contingencies, reporting and documentation requirements.

Please note this course is NOT a nationally recognised unit of competency.For staff who work directly with clients we recommend that this online course is supported by practical skills training. Please check with your employer if you are unsure.

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for anyone who, as part of their work role, is required to assist clients with medications, complete medication documentation and handle medication contingencies in the workplace.

Fee structure

Individual access: $35 plus GST for 12 months.

Volume discounts are available upon application.

Format delivery

Online eLearning Module - duration: 120 minutes

 

Proudly distributed in partnership with Cerebral Palsy Alliance: Training Alliance

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact NDS Learn and Develop, submit enquiry/feedback.

For technical support with the eLearning training platform, please contact helpdesk@etrainu.com, 07 3114 2958 or access the online helpdesk