Medication Calculations Competency for Enrolled Nurses

Medication Calculations Competency for Enrolled Nurses

This resource has been developed to provide a competency assessment for enrolled nurses whose scope of practice includes the administration of medications. The competency assessment provides a baseline by which nurses can assess their skills with performing medication calculations.

Learning outcomes

This competency course will assess your ability to calculate:

  • calculate oral tablet and capsule doses
  • calculate oral mixture and solution doses
  • calculate intramuscular and subcutaneous injection doses
  • perform metric conversions.

In order to successfully complete the Medication Calculation Competency course, you need to achieve a score of 100%. You have unlimited attempts at each section of the competency assessment.

Course Overview

The course features:

  • professional audio
  • WCAG 2.0 accessibility
  • multi-device compatible
  • assessments, and
  • a certificate of completion.

Estimated Duration

20-30 minutes depending on previous experience which can be done over a 6 month duration.  You gain 1 CPD hours (Continuing Professional Development) upon successful completion of the course.

Target Audience

This course is aimed at enrolled nurses whose scope of practice includes the administration of medications, but who are not IV endorsed.


Course duration: 6 months
Price:$45.00