Medication Administration Refresher Course - PDC50264




20 hours

Registered nurses require annual revision of drug administration calculations and an understanding of roles and responsibilities in administration. Medication errors have the potential to cause great harm, or even death and can be preventable at any point of administration. This online Short Course reviews and highlights the registered nurses' responsibilities and the safe administration of medications.

The fee for this short course will be $300.00.

Standard Course Structure

Study Mode: Online
Duration: 20 hours
  1. Revise drug calculations commonly used in medication administration
  2. Identify relevant legislative requirements for medication administration
  3. Outline safe medication practices
  4. Identify strategies to decrease the risk of medication errors
  5. Prepare for drug competency assessment in the workplace.


Online Quiz and Workbook

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession as registered practitioners and administer medications. 
This course provides Professional Development for registered health professionals that administer medications in their role.

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 20 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.
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