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Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines QCF Level 2 Certificate - Distance Learning at Acacia Training

Course description

This course gives the learners a good insight into the care, use and administration of medicines and also how to keep effective records. The units include understand medication and prescriptions, supply, storage and disposal of medication, understand the requirements for the safe administration of medication and record-keeping and audit processes for medication administration and storage. Learners are issued with Work Books and an assignment to complete for each unit. This is a highly popular course with self motivated learning enabling you to fit your study into your life. During your programme you will be fully supported by an Acacia Training assessor who will mark your completed work and provide feedback to enable you to achieve the units.

Who Should Apply:

This course is aimed at those working in the healthcare sector whose job role includes the handling, administering and disposing of medicines in a variety of care settings.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but learners need to be working in the healthcare sector where handling of medication is required.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Acacia Training directly.

Last updated date: 18 August 2015
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