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SAFE HANDLING OF MEDICINES
 
SAFE HANDLING OF MEDICINES
 
£250.00
 

COURSE CODE 148


 

Student Profile

 

This programme is designed for people who wish to gain an understanding of principles and practice of Safe Handling of Medicines.  No prior knowledge is required.

 

Objectives

 

This programme 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

 

Course Accreditation

 

At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a certificate of achievement by NCFE. This course has been accredited under NCFE IIQ Licence by Kendal Publishing Limited which has been approved as an NCFE Investing in Quality (IIQ) centre to give formal recognition to our courses. We have designed our training courses specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home. The course measurable learning outcomes have been benchmarked at Level 2 (using Ofqual’s Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) level descriptors) to allow you to consider the depth of study, difficulty, and level of achievement involved.

 

 

 

Study Method

 

The course is designed for study by distance learning at work or at home.  Students receive course manual, assignments and studyguide plus tutor support by mail and email.  You can start at any time and plan your studies over a period of up to one year from the time of registration. 

Assessment

 

Assessment takes the form of a series of tutor marked activity questions.

 

Course Duration

 

Students may register at any time and have a full year to complete their studies.  The course will take around 60 hours of study to complete.

 

Pack/Course Contents

 

Studyguide

Comprehensive study notes for each element of the course

Self-assessment activities

Assignments

Tutor support

Assignment marking & feedback

Accreditation

 

Price

 

Please refer to current price list

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COURSE CONTENT

 

 

The course is divided up into fourteen modules, as follows:

 

Module 1:  Ordering of Medicines

Module 2:  Storage of Medicines

Module 3:  Administration of Medicines

Module 4:  Self Administration of Medicines

Module 5:  Homely Remedies

Module 6:  How Oral Medicines Work

Module 7:  Refusal of Medicines

Module 8:  Controlled Drugs

Module 9:  Common Side Effects from Medicines in the Older Service User

Module 10: Errors Associated with the Administration of Medicine

Module 11: Oxygen Therapy in a Care Home

Module 12: Disposal of Medicines Confidentiality

Module 13: Confidentiality

Module 14: Competency in Clinical   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Advantages of this distance learning course:
  • Home Study: you declare when you study, no need to attend class at fixed times and fixed dates. Your study hours fit around you!
  • We will post all the beautifully printed course materials to you. Everything is written in a clear and easy-to-understand format.
  • Start this course anytime of the year! No need to wait until the new academic year starts. Enroll today so soon you'll start improving your CV or re-skill for your new career.
  • Create your own study routine, learn at your own pace, complete your course as quickly or slowly as your circumstance dictate.
  • Your home learning is totally supported by experienced tutors who guide, encourage and assess your progress. You will not be alone because all our tutors are friendly and approachable.


SAFE HANDLING OF MEDICINES
 
SAFE HANDLING OF MEDICINES
 
 
£250.00
 

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