Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care NCFE

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LOCATION & START DATE
Cornwall College St Austell - as required
LEVEL
Level 2 Levels Explained
DURATION
6 Months
LEARNING AREA
Social Care & Health Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care NCFE

Woman visiting and elderly person at home showing their credentials The objectives of this qualification are to prepare learners for further training and to support a role in the workplace.

This qualification aims to help learners develop:

• a general understanding of different types of medication and their use

• knowledge of the procedures for obtaining, storing, administering and disposing of medication

• an understanding of legislation and the audit process related to medication and issues of responsibility and accountability

• an understanding of the record keeping process for medication.



This 6 month course is flexible and can be delivered in venues across Devon and Cornwall.

Cornwall College St Austell

Cornwall College St Austell

Set at the top of St Austell, with incredible views over the bay, our campus boasts ground-breaking facilities and exceptional student spaces. The Keay Theatre area plays host to our famous Altitude Dance Academy and performing arts, while our award-winning student restaurant Cloisters is recognised as one of the best in the country. Brand new electric vehicle training labs set within our modern construction and engineering buildings showcase just some of the incredible opportunities for people in St Austell and beyond. There’s exciting plans ahead as well, so make sure Cornwall College St Austell is home to your #careercollege experience.


Cornwall College St Austell

Cornwall College St Austell

Set at the top of St Austell, with incredible views over the bay, our campus boasts ground-breaking facilities and exceptional student spaces. The Keay Theatre area plays host to our famous Altitude Dance Academy and performing arts, while our award-winning student restaurant Cloisters is recognised as one of the best in the country. Brand new electric vehicle training labs set within our modern construction and engineering buildings showcase just some of the incredible opportunities for people in St Austell and beyond. There’s exciting plans ahead as well, so make sure Cornwall College St Austell is home to your #careercollege experience.


Dates & Locations

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  • Location - Cornwall College St Austell
  • Start Date - As required
  • Tuition Fees: £0.00*
            
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Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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