Understanding Safe Handling of Medication
Modern medicines are powerful substances which have beneficial effects for millions of people worldwide. However, inappropriate use or handling of these substances can have severe consequences, including death. Having good up-to-date knowledge of the safe handling of medicines is essential for anyone working with medication.
To enroll on this course, contact Craig on (01326) 555472 or press the ‘call me back’ button to make an enquiry.
Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Evidence your competency in handling medication to employers
Further your personal and professional development
Create better preventative care by identifying how to maintain stock and record, store and dispose of medication appropriately
Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college
What you will learn:
Unit 1 – Understand Medication and Prescriptions
Unit 2 – Supply, Storage and Disposal of Medication
Unit 3 – Understand the Requirements for the Safe Administrations of Medication
Unit 4 – Record-keeping and Audit Processes for Medication
- Aged 24+, or if 19-23 must have completed a Level 2 or above qualification previously
- Resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years, for purposes other than study