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Drug Calculation Refresher Course - PDC52458

DOMESTICINTERNATIONAL
STUDY MODES

Online

DURATION

1 hour

This online Short Course provides participants with an annual update in drug calculations in the healthcare environment.

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Standard Course Structure

Study Mode: Online
Duration: 1 hour

Upon completion of this course students will gain an understanding of the following concepts:

  1. Common abbreviations
  2. Converting from one unit to another unit
  3. Common conversions
  4. Calculating concentrations
  5. Calculation of oral doses in tablets
  6. Calculating IV doses.
  7. Calculating drip rates for gravity flow infusions
  8. Calculating infusion rates for infusion devices.

Assessment

Online Quiz

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

For direct access to the course, visit https://cpd.cqu.edu.au/