Course Overview

Workshop Objectives

On completion of this workshop, you will be able to: 

  • Identify prescription and non-prescription medicines 
  • Understand and follow legislation in regards to giving medication 
  • Undertake correct preparation of medication 
  • Understand and identify different types of storage for medications and client files 
  • Assist with the administration of medication 
  • Understand the guidelines in relation to types of medications

Who Should Attend?

Direct care workers, team leaders, supervisors and managers of aged care, disability and child care services. 

Workshop Duration

This is a 3 hour workshop where participants will receive 3 CPD points. 

What is Included in the Workshop?

The content of this workshop meets the legislative requirements for safe administration of medication and includes the following: 

  • What is medication 
  • Drug classifications 
  • Scope of practice 
  • Preparation and assistance with administration 
  • Documentation 
  • Incident reporting 
  • Issues, contingencies, disposal and much more 

Costs 

  • Individual bookings - $88 per participant
  • Group bookings - $660 for up to 15 people  

 

Travel and accommodation costs may apply

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    For any questions about the Training or Specialised Nursing Services Akadia offers, please reach out to our experienced team. 


    (07) 4659 5662


    Street Address 18 Hanna Ct, 
    Kearney's Spring, QLD 4350

    Postal Address PO Box 8209, 
    Toowoomba, QLD 4350


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    Contact 

    For any questions about the Training or Specialised Nursing Services Akadia offers, please reach out to our experienced team. 


    (07) 4659 5662


    Street Address 18 Hanna Ct, 
    Kearney's Spring, QLD 4350

    Postal Address PO Box 8209, 
    Toowoomba, QLD 4350


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