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Medication for PCAs Upgrade

Medication distribution competency based certificated course for Personal Care Attendants

Medication for PCAs Upgrade

This competency is for staff already certificated in CHCCS305C - Assist clients with medication 

Length of Validity

It is recommend that to maintain this level of competency, staff should complete on an annual basis an update/ refresher training workshop.

Health & Personal Care (2.1, 2.2, 2.3)


  • Prepare for medication distribution & administration
  • Assist/support client with administration of medication
  • Legislation
  • Duty of care
  • Lines of Authority
  • Safely measure liquids according to directions
  • The expected effect of medications being administered, the consequences of incorrect use of medication and of main reasons for errors in medication administration
  • Appropriate storage of medications
  • Organisation procedures related to medication, including documentation of medication and the use of medication charts
  • Correct handling of medications 


Can be delivered in your own facility or in our training room in Blackburn.

For Enquiries/Application

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