Medication Administration & Infection Control in Birmingham

Medication Administration & Infection Control Training

TECC Services provides Administration of Medication & Infection Control Training at our centre in Birmingham to those working in a residential setting or employed as a care worker and who are responsible and follow and abide by all laws, policy, procedure and guidelines relating to the Safe Administration of Medication & Infection Control.

The training is 
engaging throughout with practical activities and exercises to promote confidence and competence. Delegates complete the training with a written exercise demonstrating their knowledge and understanding. 

Medical Administration Record documents and policy and procedures can be provided and incorporated into your organisational Health & Safety Policy by request. Additional support and assistance can be provided on an ongoing basis by request.

Administration Of Medication ~ 1/2 day

The course covers:

  • Legislative Framework for the Use of Medication in a Social Care Setting & Care Workers
  • Standards, Guidelines and Regulation
  • Accurate Recording & Reporting 
  • Common Types of Medication
  • Techniques & Guidelines for Administering Medication
  • Rights of the Individual & Self Administration
  • Home Remedies
  • Controlled Drugs
  • Receive, Store & Dispose of Medication Safely
  • Roles and Responsibilities in the Use of Medication in a Social Care Setting

Our training ensures delegates leave with the awareness of:

  • Role and responsibilities in relation to the safe administer of medication
  • Describe relevant legislation
  • Recognise different types of medication
  • List appropriate legislation in relation to the receipt, storage and safe disposal of medication
  • Describe appropriate recording and reporting techniques relevant to safe medication administration

Infection Control ~ 1/2 day

The course covers:

  • Sources of Infection
  • Standard Precautions
  • Clinical Waste & Safe Disposal
  • PPE - Personal Protective Equipment
  • Infection Control & Disease
  • Isolation Procedures & Policy
  • Blood Borne Viruses
  • Personal Health, Safety & Wellbeing
  • Work Restrictions
  • Accurate Recording & Reporting 

Our training enables delegates to gain the confidence and competence to manage health and safety in relation to infection control, listing legislation and policy.

Delegates will be aware of standard procedures to follow and statutory guidance and law relating to:

  • Infection control precautions
  • PPE
  • Recording and reporting
  • Health and safety
  • Standard regulatory procedures
  • Safe working conditions