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Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines Course Online

Course Price : £25+vat

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This course explains the terminology when handling medicines, covers the role of those involved, the groups of medicines, infection control, label interpretation, and much more

CPD Approved

This Introduction to the Safe Handling of Medicines course will start by explaining the key
terminology used when handling medicines. It then goes into detail about the roles of the people
involved, legislation, and licensing.

The course also introduces some of the different groups of medicines, providing different levels of support to patients, before moving on to infection control and equipment for dispensing.

Finally, it covers label interpretation, record keeping, and the Seven Rights.

Module Name Pass % Required
1. Introduction to the course 70
2. Terminology explained 70
3. The roles of those involved, legislation and
4. Groups of medicines 70
5. Levels of support and routes of entry 70
6. Infection Control and equipment for
7. Label interpretation, record keeping and The
Seven Rights


Recommended System Requirements
• Browser: Up-to-date web browser
• Video: Up-to-date video drivers
• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Duration: 60 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

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