Key Details

  • Available at:
  • Course type:
    Short Course
  • Study Mode:
  • Level:
  • Programme Area:
    Health, Social Care and Childcare
  • Course Length:

    1 day (7 hours)

  • Bilingual:


Course Description

This short course will cover a number of areas related to medications.

Firstly, you will cover the importance of administration and the safe use of medicines within a health and care setting.

The course looks at current local and national policies and regulations relating to the administration of medication.

Also covered will be the safe storage of medications, how to administer medication focusing on Health and safety and hygiene practices, communication and also completing medicines record sheets.

Entry Criteria

  • There are no entry requirements for this course.


The course is delivered through a blend of the following:

  • group work
  • practical session
  • classroom delivery


  • The course is assessed through discussion, completion of a short workbook and the use of case studies.
  • Upon successful completion, you will receive a college certificate.


You could choose one of the many different courses available at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai.

Would you like to apply for this course?

Please call Busnes@LlandrilloMenai today on 08445 460 460 or email