Basic Medication Safety (BMS) Course Online

Since this a mandatory course for employment with the Ministry of National Guard - Health Affairs, initial certification is required to be "Live Lectures" and Recertification will be every two (2) years, which may be provided in an "E-Learning format."

  • BMS Online course is intended for healthcare providers who wish to re-certify.

  • The student does not have to be in a classroom or training center to complete the course.

  • The requirement is to have a computer with Internet access.

  • Participants must complete the examination and obtain the passing score of 80% in order to receive a Certificate with one (1) CME hour.

  • The BMS Online examination are timed consisting of 20 items, results are instantly marked. Questions marked as wrong are explained and provided with the right answers including reference guides.

  • BMS Online result is valid for 30 days.

  • Upon completion of the examination, please visit the Postgraduate Training Center to claim your certificate, which will be available 5 days after taking the online course.

  • If you do not pass the examination, you must obtain a schedule for a "Live" lecture.


Your BMS Online access is available for two (2) years, to allow you to review the training materials.


This course does not replace the traditional classroom course; many healthcare practitioners find the instructor-led course more convenient for their learning style. However, this new format serves as an additional tool to meet the needs of other healthcare practitioners who have limited time availability.



To register, please contact the following departments:

  • For Nurses, the Nursing Education Department by phone at extension number 45434 and/or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • For Physicians and other Healthcare Professionals, the Postgraduate Training Center, register online at

PTC | Postrgraduate Training Center

King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia