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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medicines

Benefits

  • Free of charge for those 19 years of age or over (subject to eligibility detailed below)
  • Gain a nationally recognised qualification
  • Ideal for anyone who wishes to develop their understanding of the Safe Handling of Medicines
  • Perfect for anyone that works in the healthcare sector or wishes to in the future
  • Improve your skills to help create a long-standing career pathway
  • Courses are delivered as distance learning, allowing you to choose when and where to study
  • Personal tutors are assigned to ensure you have the support needed to succeed

Units You Will Study

  • Understanding medication and prescriptions
  • The supply, storage and disposal of medication
  • The requirements for the safe administration of medication
  • Record keeping and audit processes for medication administration and storage

Eligibility

To access this course free of charge, you must be age 19 or older at the start of the current academic year and have been a UK/EU/EEA resident for 3 years or longer. Funding is subject to change

Are you ready to find out more? The first step is to register your interest using the REGISTER INTEREST facility.

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