Course Code: Course Duration: 3- 4 Hours

This Intramuscular Injections training course is delivered onsite for groups of up to 12 learners and is targeted at all clinical staff and is designed for all enrolled nurses, RGNs, & qualified staff who may have not conducted Intramuscular Injections before or may require a refresher course to update their skill set. Those attending the course will gain updates on their theory skills and will be provided the opportunity to practice Intramuscular Injections before carrying out the procedure in a work environment.

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The learning outcomes for this training are for the students to be able to:

  • Describe the need for administration of medicine by injection.
  • Discuss how the drug is safely managed and administered.
  • Appreciate and be able to manage the potential risks associated with the process.
  • Describe the checks required with regard to patient safety.
  • Consider which may be the most appropriate injection site for delivery of the injection

Following the theory aspect there will be a practical session enabling all participants to put their skills into practice in a controlled environment.

Course Content

  • Course overview
  • Course Programme
  • Intramuscular Injections Awareness
  • What is an intramuscular injection?
  • What should I know about the syringe?
  • Where can I give an intramuscular injection?
  • How do I choose the best place for an intramuscular injection?
  • What are the risks of an intramuscular injection?
  • What items do I need to give an injection?
  • How do I give an intramuscular injection?
  • Patient identification
  • Patient consent
  • Universal precautions
  • Selecting a site
  • Potential problems which may be encountered & solutions
  • Instruction & practice with manikin

After successful completion of the course a certificate will be provided.  Competency must be achieved in the workplace within 6 months

Course Assessment and Certification

The assessment is completed with simulated practical assessments and on successful completion of the training learners will be issued with a certificate of attendance which is valid for 2 years.

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Tidal Training provide onsite face to face healthcare training to large and small group organisations and across the United Kingdom. Our tutors will travel to your workplace or choice of venue and deliver training at a time and date which fits in with your organisations work commitments. If you require training outside of normal working hours we will be more than happy to support you.

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Onsite Training for Intramuscular Injections Training

This Intramuscular Injections Training and all of the Clinical Training Courses we provide can be delivered onsite in most cities and surrounding areas in England, Wales and Scotland including:

  • Aberdeen
  • Bangor
  • Bath
  • Birmingham
  • Bradford
  • Brighton and Hove
  • Bristol
  • Cambridge
  • Canterbury
  • Cardiff
  • Carlisle
  • Chester
  • Chichester
  • Coventry
  • Derby
  • Dundee
  • Durham
  • Edinburgh
  • Ely
  • Exeter
  • Glasgow
  • Gloucester
  • Hereford
  • Inverness
  • Kingston upon Hull
  • Lancaster
  • Leeds
  • Leicester
  • Lichfield
  • Lincoln
  • Liverpool
  • City of London
  • Manchester
  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Newport
  • Norwich
  • Nottingham
  • Oxford
  • Perth
  • Peterborough
  • Plymouth
  • Portsmouth
  • Preston
  • Ripon
  • Salford
  • Salisbury
  • Sheffield
  • Southampton
  • St Albans
  • St Davids
  • Stirling
  • Stoke-on-Trent
  • Sunderland
  • Swansea
  • Truro
  • Wakefield
  • Wells
  • Westminster
  • Winchester
  • Wolverhampton
  • Worcester
  • York
  • Wherever you are!