TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care

Course Length 12 Weeks
Study Type Part time
Course Code 77517-01
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Course overview

The Level 2 Safe Handling of Medication course covers an understanding of how to store and dispose of medicines in a safe way, how to administer medicines safely and how to ensure that record keeping and audits are completed correctly.

  • Entry Requirements
    • Aged 19+
    • Level 1 English
  • Benefits/Skills

    Benefits of this programme include:

    • Flexible online delivery
    • Assessed via activities so no exams
    • Useful for personal development or seeking employment
    • Study at your own pace
  • Units/Modules
    • Understand medication and prescriptions
    • Supply, storage and disposal of medication
    • Understand the requirements for the safe administration of medication
    • Record-keeping and audit processes for medication
  • Assessment Types
    Written assessments, tasks, and activities.

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