Level Two Certificate in Safe Handling of Medicines (Distance Learning)
What is the course about?
This course is designed for a broad spectrum of health care workers who would benefit from a greater understanding of how to adopt good, safe working practices in relation to the dispensing of medicines and medical treatments.
Students for this course will need to be able to relate answers to a current or recent workplace environment.
What will be studied?
- Unit 1: Ordering of Medicines
Unit 2: Storage of Medicines
Unit 3: Administration of Medicines
Unit 4: Self Administration of Medicines
Unit 5: Homely Remedies
Unit 6: How Oral Medicines Work
Unit 7: Refusal of Medicines
Unit 8: Controlled Drugs
Unit 9: Common Side Effects from Medicines in the Older Service User
Unit 10: Errors Associated with the Administration of Medicine
Unit 11: Oxygen Therapy in a Care Home
Unit 12: Disposal of Medicines Confidentiality
Unit 13: Confidentiality
Unit 14: Competency in Clinical
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Flexible start dates