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About this course

Don't fall victim to a medication error. In the UK alone, there are, on average, 237 million medication errors every year. These errors could be fatal to your patients. This is why it is so important that your staff know everything there is to know about supplying medicine correctly, in order to keep your patients healthy and, frankly, alive.

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Course Outline

  • The aim of this course is to greater increase your knowledge of medication administering and its risks, as well as the relevant laws and legislation.

    The key points covered in this course are:

Role and responsibility
Errors and risks
Side effects and resolution

Learning Outcomes

Understand roles and responsibilities when giving medication
Describe how medicines are administered
Understand the need for recording the giving of medication
Describe how medication should be disposed of
Understand what causes medication errors and how to reduce the risk
Describe possible side effects of medication and what to do

How to Sign Up 

Book a Course

Select the right online training package via the website, by messaging us or calling.


Once everything has been booked, you will receive login details for you and your staff.

Complete Course

Complete the course you purchased in the delivery method you chose.

Become Certified

Great! Now you're certified and can download the certificates from the portal.



Dependent on delivery method, this course takes between 1-2 hours to complete and gain your certificate.

Entry & Level

There are no barriers to entry on this course. This is an awareness course, suitable for all. 


On completion of this course, either download your certificate or access at a later date online. 


This course is CPD accredited. It meets accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.