Safe Administration of Lifesaving Medication

Pre Hospital Care

Level 3

2 Day Course

Certificate valid for 3 years

Ofqual regulated

What is the Safe Administration of Lifesaving Medication?

The Safe Administration Of Lifesaving Medication Course is a nationally recognised qualification for those who are employed by a Care Quality Commission (CQC) registered company and have a specific responsibility at work to be able to safely administer and monitor the effects of medication.

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What will I learn?

During the course, you will learn about the common types of Lifesaving Medication and their potential side effects.

  • Legislation, guidelines, policies, and protocols
  • Common types and the administering of drugs
  • Physiological measurements
  • Different drug routes for administration drugs
  • Determining a patient’s condition
  • Safe and effective administration of drugs


More of what will I learn?

You will also learn how to determine a patient’s condition and how to assess, monitor, and review the effects of medication once it has been administered.

Successful learners will leave the course equipped with all the knowledge, skills, and competencies needed to administer lifesaving medication safely and effectively in a pre-Hospital environment.

What’s included in the price?

The price includes all equipment, Registration, and Certification.


We strongly recommend you buy the JRCALC App to ensure you have access to the latest drugs protocols as they change.


Candidates must be employed by a CQC registered company and have successfully completed the First Response Emergency Care Level 4 (in date) with CPD or be a  Health Care Registration.

This course DOES NOT entitle you to a licence to practice, this will be under your clinical governance from your employer.

Upcoming Course Dates:

Why Choose Cornwall Training?

At Cornwall Training, we pride ourselves on the quality and standards of the training we deliver. As a Nationally Approved Accredited Training Centre, we are committed to providing the very best course experience, from initial contact to renewal. Our high standards are brought to you by our tutors, who are fully qualified experts from professional backgrounds including Ambulance Service, HM Coastguard, Fire Service, and the RNLI.

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Our professional training centre is located in St Austell and has excellent access to the A30 and A38. Where accommodation is required, you can find a Premier Inn just two minutes from the centre. That way, you can conveniently complete all required training in one trip.

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