Injection Training for Healthcare Assistants

Cost: 
£135.00 inc VAT, Materials and Lunch
This course aims to provide participants with an understanding of the correct technique in the general administration of injections and a brief overview of the emergency management of anaphylaxis.
Injection Training for Healthcare Assistants

Learning outcomes

By the end of the session, participants will have: 

  • Developed an understanding of the related anatomical features of the circulatory, muscular and nervous systems. 
  • Studied  the current guidance and best practice in administering injections. 
  • Discussed storage of injections (including cold chain), holding, consent  and  recording. 
  • Observed the administration of injections and have the opportunity to practice, using a simulated device. 
  • Manage Anaphylaxis according to Resuscitation Council UK Guidelines (2008). 
  • Observed simulated auto injectors being used.

Certificate of attendance will be awarded on completion of the course. 

Programme 

9.15    Registration & Introduction 

9.30    Introduction to the anatomical features of the Circulatory, Muscular and Nervous systems (1).                     

10.45  Coffee/Tea      

11.00  Introduction to the anatomical features of the Circulatory, Muscular and Nervous systems (2).

1.45  Best Practice in the Administration of Injections:technique, positioning, holding, storage, cold chain, consent and recording.   

13.15   LUNCH

14.00  Anaphylaxis - Emergency Management 

15.15   Demonstration on the use of Auto Injectors and practice in their use

15.30   Questions & Evaluations

16.00   Close  of session   

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Dates
  • Jun
    19
    9:15am
  • Sep
    7
    9:15am
Venue
Training Academy
10 Falcon Way
Boucher Road
Belfast
BT17 9HP