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Administration of Medications in Home and Community Services


This module is designed to provide a refresher on some of the main areas of safe medication assistance for support workers who have previously completed training and practice in assisting with medications.

This learning does not replace accredited training, and should be considered as an update rather than training for an inexperienced or unaccredited staff member.

 Learning Objectives:        

  • Your rights and responsibilities in relation to medication administration.
  • How to assist clients who self-administer medications.
  • How to respond to medication contingencies.
  • How to prevent and respond to medication errors. 

        Course Code: CLIMC

        Standards Incorporated in this Course: 3

        CPD Value: 0.50