- Grade 12 or OSSD Equivalent
- Mature Student
- Textbook:Essentials of Pharmacology for Health Professions, 8th Edition Nelson Publishing 2019
Course Fees: $485.00
Other Compulsory Fees: Inclusive
Course Hours: 45 Hours
Course Intake: Every Monday
Department: PT – Continuing Education
Graduates will learn the principles of pharmacology and calculations in a simplified step-by-step process. Students will also learn medication preparation, supplies, and specific information on each route of administration by following administration checklists allow the learner to put the knowledge into practice. Students will also learn how to organize drugs by classifications including their purpose, side effects, cautions, interactions, and contraindications.
North Bay Campus or Online – www.nativetc.com
Part 1: Consumer Safety and Drug Regulations
Part 2: Drug Essential Information
Part 3: Safe Prescription Fundamentals
Part 4: Responsibilities and Principles of Drug Administration.
Part 5: Drug Administration
Part 6: Poison Control
Part 7: Vitamins, Minerals, and Herbs
Part 8: Skin Medications
Part 9: Types of Drugs
Part 10: Other Types of Medications
Part 11: Drugs and Older Adults
Skill Competencies: Interpret compliance documentation and provide for the safety of people with developmental disabilities and for self and others in compliance with all applicable legislation, regulations and standards of practice. Demonstrate advocating support of health and well-being of people with developmental disabilities.
Knowledge Competencies: Outline and describe the safety and conditions of people with developmental disabilities, self and others in compliance with all applicable legislation, regulations and standards of practice. Recognize and indicate how to support health and well-being of people with developmental disabilities.