Safe Handling of Medication
Our Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care course is essential for anyone managing medication. Modern medicines are powerful substances that benefit millions of people worldwide. However, the inappropriate use or handling of these substances can have severe, or even fatal consequences. If you work in a Health and Social Care setting, the completion of this course will support you to achieve Standard 13 in the Care Certificate – Health and Safety in relation to administering medication.
Are You Eligible?
To ensure you are eligible for this online course, check if you align with our check list below:
Aged 19+ at the beginning of the academic year
Lived in the EU for 3 years
Available fully funded
Up-to-date knowledge of the safe handling of medicines is essential for anyone handling with medication. This course is an excellent introduction to the different types of medicines and how to record, store and handle them appropriately. Reducing medication errors can save hundreds of thousands from adverse consequences each year.
What Will You Learn
Full Course Title
NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care