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Bon Accord Care Learning and Development Team

Tuesday, 13 November 2018 from 13:00 to 16:00 (GMT)

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Bon Accord Care & HSCP Staff 13 Nov 2018 Free  

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Designed for – Anybody involved in the support of medication to service users in care at home, community and care home settings.


Course Presentation – This 3 hours course will be delivered via PowerPoint, video, group discussions and hand outs.


Learning Outcomes –

  • Understanding the legislation around providing medication support.
  • Recognise common types of medication and their use.
  • Understanding roles and responsibilities in the use of medicines.
  • Understanding techniques for administering medication.
  • Understanding differences between prompting, assisting and administering.
  • Knowledge to know how to receive, store and dispose of medication supplies safely.
  • Promote the rights of the individual when managing medication appropriately.
  • Providing safe medication management support to clients.
  • Understanding of how to write a medication support plan.
  • Understanding differences between prompting, assisting and administering.
  • Understanding the grade system for medication and how this can change.
  • Legal considerations around Capacity, Power Of Attorney and Guardianship.


Links to –

Policy and Legislation:

  • P1300 – BAC – Medication Policy
  • WI1301 – BAC – Medication Management for Care at Home
  • WI1302 – BAC – Medication Management for Care Homes
  • Guideline from Partnership
  • Medicines Act 1968
  • Misuse of Drugs (Safe Custody) Regulations 1973
  • Drug Trafficking Offences Act 1985
  • Controlled Drugs Penalties Act 1985
  • Health & Medicines Act 1988
  • Misuse of Drugs Act 1991
  • Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000
Do you have questions about Medication ? Contact Bon Accord Care Learning and Development Team

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Dominies Court
Dominies Road
AB16 5JQ Aberdeen
United Kingdom

Tuesday, 13 November 2018 from 13:00 to 16:00 (GMT)

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Bon Accord Care Learning and Development Team

Learning & Development

Our experienced and expert team have a unique understanding of the health and social care sector to provide quality training that is timely, value for money, easily accessible and meets a range of different learning styles to ensure a skilled workforce, aligned to your business requirements.


Bespoke Training Solutions

Our skilled and experienced team will work with you to understand your unique development needs and define your goals before setting about creating a training programme that is tailored to suit you. We believe that a blended learning approach is best, using E-learning and classroom based or face-to-face training to offer you a complete and effective learning experience.

By investing in skills development of your team you can expect to drive longer term, sustainable change to motivate and retain the best talent and raise standards of service provision; we are here to help you get there.

Need to train employees in various locations at their own pace? Our E-learning courses can be deployed via your own learning management system (LMS), CD-ROMs or hosted on your own website; offering the same learning with less time in the classroom, and more time gaining the practical skills on a face to face workshop.

With a comprehensive library of courses to choose from, such as Food Hygiene, Infection Control, we will work with you to design relevant training that suits your employee's needs, your company culture and your business goals.

If you have any questions about any of the courses we run, please contact us on 01224 570400 or email us at

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