The Managing Medicines on School Premises course covers relevant information needed to manage and administer medicines on a school environment. The course covers the standards for medicines management in school and early years settings, responsibilities for those administering medicines to children under 16 years old, record keeping, most common medical conditions in a school environment, and gives an overview of “Supporting Pupils at School with Medical Conditions guidance” issued by the Department of Education (UK) in September 2014.
(This course does not replace administration requirements as specified in a pupil’s individual health care plans, written by the child’s doctor/practitioner.)
The course provides plenty of theory and practical scenarios with a maximum number of 12 learners, you will receive plenty of assistance and guidance from your trainer.
Duration: 6 hours Topics covered:
- Managing Medicines on School premises.
- Legal responsibilities
- Medicines policies
- Prescribed medicines
- Controlled drugs
- Non prescription medicines
- Individual Health care plans
- Administering medicines
- Self management
- Refusal of medicines
- Record keeping
- Safe storage and disposal of medicines
- Emergency medicines and procedures
- Most common medical Conditions in the School environment: Asthma, Diabetes, Epilepsy.
Courses run by Qualified and professional training instructors. This enjoyable and informative course will equip you to deal with emergency situations in the workplace.
Special group rates (over 3 persons). Please call us on Freephone: 0808 1661016
Other courses available
Emergency First Aid At Work, First Aid At Work, Emergency Life Support & Paediatric First Aid ( 2days Early Years), Health & Safety, Fire Safety, Food Safety, Health & Social care.
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