Topic outline

  • Introduction

    This learning resource will explain the principles and good practice that you need to follow when supporting people to take medication, from simply prompting to providing physical help to ensure that a person can take the medicines that they need.

    The course includes a link to the SSSC Safe Administration of Medication.  This should be completed prior to doing the assessment included in the e-learning.


    There are 3 modules:

    1.  Principles and good practice

    2.  Understanding medication

    3.  Practical considerations

    Remember to take a screenshot of your final assessment score to confirm your completion of this course.  The guide below will help you if you are unsure how to do this

  • Safe Administration of Medication E-learning

    Click on the course link to get started