Safe Administration of Topical Meds

Safe Administration of Topical Medications and Conditions of the Skin

  • Starts 10 Oct
  • 45 British pounds
  • North Derby Street

Service Description

This session is aimed at adult social care workers who administer creams, ointments and other topical medicines. The session looks at the skin anatomy and physiology and discusses common medicines that are administered by this route providing the rationale behind their administration. The course will cover relevant legislation and guidance followed by a discussion on some common skin conditions and treatments. Delegates will walk through appropriate technique and practice drug administration in simulation.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel your place please do so as soon as possible to avoid any charges. We reserve the right to apply a cancellation fee on a sliding scale as follows: within 24 hours of start time we will charge 100% of the course fee. 48 hr - 24hours before we will charge 50% of the course fee. If you wish to reschedule your place we are happy to do this free of charge up to 48hrs before the course start date. You may appeal a cancellation fee by contacting with the details of your claim however we reserve the right to enforce cancellation fees. In the unlikely event that a course has to be cancelled by staff training we will notify you as soon as possible of the cancellation and issue a full refund or offer you an alternative date to attend your course. We will not be held liable for any additional costs incurred as a result of a cancellation such as travel expenses.

Contact Details

  • Lanyon Annex, Jennymount Industrial Estate, N Derby St, Belfast BT15 3HN, UK

    028 9562 2002